Moses Tucker

23 April 1744–12 January 1813 (Age 68)
Leicester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Moses

When Moses Tucker was born on 23 April 1744, in Leicester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Benjamin Tucker III, was 41 and his mother, Mary Warren, was 40. He married Sarah Temple in 1760, in Leicester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 12 January 1813, in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moses Tucker
1744–1813
Sarah Temple
1746–
Marriage: 1760
Uphias Alphia Euphemia Tucker
1763–1842
William Tucker
1769–1861
John Tucker
1771–
Josemiah Tucker
1775–
Lavinia Tucker
1777–
John Tucker
1779–1817
Allen Tucker
1781–
Joseph Tucker
1782–
Jemimah Tucker
1783–
Moses Tucker
1784–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1760
Leicester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
children

(10)

    Uphias Alphia Euphemia Tucker

    Female1763–1842Female

    William Tucker

    Male1769–1861Male

    John Tucker

    Male1771–Male

    Josemiah Tucker

    Female1775–Female

    Lavinia Tucker

    Female1777–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 32

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 32

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 37

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

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)

  • Moses Tucker in entry for Joseph Tucker, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Moses Tucker in entry for Moses Tucker, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Moses Tucker, "New Hampshire, Death Records, 1654-1947"

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