Mary Ann Tucker

16 March 1843–11 March 1902 (Age 58)
Thomas, Georgia, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Tucker was born on 16 March 1843, in Thomas, Georgia, United States, her father, Henry Crawford Tucker Jr, was 37 and her mother, Margaret Peggy Watson, was 21. She married John Sellers after 1863, in Colquitt, Miller, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Doerun, Colquitt, Georgia, United States in 1900. She died on 11 March 1902, in Colquitt, Georgia, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Colquitt, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Sellers
1850–1928
Mary Ann Tucker
1843–1902
Marriage: after 1863
Martha J Sellers
1871–1900
John Henry Sellers
1873–
Anna Eliza Sellers
1875–
Rebecca M Sellers
1877–
Sarah Sallie Elizabeth Sellers
1879–1970
Mary Ann "POLLY" Sellars
1883–1971
Minnie s Sellers
1885–

Spouse and Children

    John Sellers

    Male1850–1928Male

    Female1843–1902Female

MARRIAGE
after 1863
Colquitt, Miller, Georgia, United States
children

(7)

    Martha J Sellers

    Female1871–1900Female

    John Henry Sellers

    Male1873–Male

    Anna Eliza Sellers

    Female1875–Female

    Rebecca M Sellers

    Female1877–Female

    Female1879–1970Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Martha Tucker

    Female1832–1905Female

    Female1843–1902Female

    Malinda Tucker

    Female1847–1848Female

    Jane Tucker

    Female1847–1912Female

    Betty Elizabeth Tucker

    Female1848–1923Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1856

Age 13

Historical Boundaries: 1856: Colquitt, Georgia, United States
1861

Age 18

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

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)

  • Mary Ann Tucker in household of Henry C Tucker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary A Sellers in household of John Sellers, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Ann Sellers in household of John Sellers, "United States Census, 1900"

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