Ernest Crockett was born in 1865. He was the son of George Crockett and mother unkonwn. 
"GEORGE CROCKETT, Damascus, Grelton p. o., was born in Ash Point, Knox county, Me., in 1823, and was a son of James and Mary (Haskel) Crockett, who settled in Seneca county, O, where they died. George was married in 1848 to Eliza Bogart, who died in 1849. His second wife was Harriet N. Emery, who was born in Maine and was a daughter of Levi and Louis Emery. They were married in 1851 and had five children, four of whom are now living: Malcolm, Alice, Ernest and Knott. The father, George, died on Nov. 21, 1871. He settled in Damascus in 1847 and was a man who gave character to his town, was active in all the county and town enterprises and held many of the offices. His son, Malcolm was married in 1881 to Mary Wheaton, of Vermont. Alice married Martin Koller. Ernest married Alma Bowman.
Source: History of Henry & Fulton Counties - edited by Lewis Cass Aldrich - Syracuse NY - Publ. D. Mason & Co. 1888. - Page 659"