William Robert Tucker

1868–1938 (Age 70)
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William Robert

When William Robert Tucker was born in 1868, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, his father, William David Tucker, was 32 and his mother, Frances Salome Eberle, was 23. He married Mildred Etta Dukes on 2 March 1892, in Palo Pinto, Benton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Magisterial District 3 Milburn, Ballard, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Election Precinct 37, El Paso, Colorado, United States in 1900. He died in 1938, in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States, at the age of 70.

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William Robert Tucker
1868–1938
Mildred Etta Dukes
1874–1956
Marriage: 2 March 1892
Jewel Mary Tucker
1894–1946
Hayse Robert Tucker
1897–1971

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 March 1892
Palo Pinto, Benton, Missouri, United States
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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1871

Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1871: El Paso, Colorado Territory, United States; 1876: El Paso, Colorado, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly southwestern England and South Wales): occupational name for a fuller, from an agent derivative of Middle English tuck(en) ‘to full cloth’ (Old English tūcian ‘to torment’). This was the term used for the process in the Middle Ages in southwestern England, and the surname is more common there than elsewhere. Compare Fuller and Walker .2 Americanized form of Jewish To(c)ker ( see Tokarz ).3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tuachair ‘descendant of Tuachar’, a personal name composed of the elements tuath ‘people’ + car ‘dear’, ‘beloved’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Bucker in household of Wm D Tucker, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William R Hucker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William R Tucker, "United States Census, 1930"

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