When Ann Tucker was born in 1744, in South Petherton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Tucker, was 53 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Michaux, was 36. 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.
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 ).