Authorised form of nameCroke; Sir; George (- 1680)
Dates - 1680
Place of deathThe house of his brother Henry, a linen draper, in the Haymarket, Westminster
Date of death17 November 1680
Dates and placesBurial:
The chancel of Waterstock church, Oxfordshire
Research fieldHorticulture
St Paul's School, London; All Souls' College, Oxford; MA (1652); Middle Temple (admitted 1649)
Fellow of All Souls', Oxford (1648); High Sheriff of Oxfordshire (1664); Gresham Professor of Rhetoric; the first person to bring the plane tree to England
Kt 1660
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election08/02/1677
RelationshipsSon of Henry Croke of Waterstock, Oxfordshire
Bulloch's Roll; St Paul's; Ward; Foster; MT
Royal Society codeNA2946
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EL/C1/112George Croke, dated at Waterstoke, to Henry Oldenburg20 November 1673
EL/C1/114George Croke, dated at Waterstoke, to Henry Oldenburg27 February 1673
EL/C1/111George Crok, dated at Waterstoke, to Henry Oldenburg22 September 1673
EL/C1/113George Croke, dated at Waterstoke, to Henry Oldenburg2 February 1674
EL/O2/133Henry Oldenburg, dated at London, to George Croke7 October 1673
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