Ann Tucker

1744–23 April 1803 (Age 59)
South Petherton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Tucker was born in 1744, in South Petherton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Tucker, was 53 and her mother, Mrs Elizabeth Tucker, was 41. She married Peter Reaves on 22 February 1793, in Lunenburg, Lunenburg, Virginia, United States. She died on 23 April 1803, in Somerset, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 59, and was buried in Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Ann? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Peter Reaves
1768–1858
Ann Tucker
1744–1803
Marriage: 22 February 1793

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1793Lunenburg, Lunenburg, Virginia, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (1)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 57
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    Name Meaning

    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 ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Tooker
    Tuckerman
    Fuller
    Swinger

    Sources (1)

    • Lucy Reaves in entry for Peter Reaves, "Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.