Mary Jane Tucker

26 August 1845–21 February 1936 (Age 90)
Gibson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Tucker was born on 26 August 1845, in Gibson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Bailey Franklin Tucker, was 31 and her mother, Mariah Moore, was 29. She married Enoch A Needham on 31 January 1861, in Gibson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 1, Hopkins, Texas, United States in 1900 and Hugo, Choctaw, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. She died on 21 February 1936, in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hugo, Choctaw, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Hugo, Choctaw, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enoch A Needham
1839–1880
Mary Jane Tucker
1845–1936
Marriage: 31 January 1861
Nellie Needham
1861–1920
Luther Needham
1868–
William Eris Needham
1878–
John Bailey Needham
1864–1902
Emma T Needham
1866–1922
Nancy Marie Needham
1868–1922
Jessie Needham
1872–1918
Jennie B Needham
1873–1965
Enoch A Needham
1876–1969
Collins Breckenridge Needham
1879–1965

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 January 1861
Gibson, Tennessee, United States
children

(10)

    Nellie Needham

    Female1861–1920Female

    John Bailey Needham

    Male1864–1902Male

    Emma T Needham

    Female1866–1922Female

    Nancy Marie Needham

    Female1868–1922Female

    Luther Needham

    Male1868–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 1

Historical Boundaries: 1846: Hopkins, Texas, United States
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 25

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary J Glasscock, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Needham in household of Robert L Cook, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jane Tucker in household of B Tucker, "United States Census, 1860"

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