When William Robert Tucker was born in 1868, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, his father, William David Tucker, was 33 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.
English (southwestern): occupational name from Middle English tuker(e), toker(e) ‘tucker, fuller’, a derivative of tuken ‘to torment, beat’ (Old English tūcian), for someone who fulled and finished cloth. This name for the occupation was characteristic of the West Country. Compare Fuller and Walker and see also Tuckerman .
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tuachair ‘descendant of Tuachar’, a personal name composed of the elements tuath ‘people’ + car ‘dear, beloved’.
Americanized form of Jewish Tocker or Toker (see Tokarz ).