When Adelia A Tucker was born on 22 December 1838, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Wesley Wilson Tucker, was 31 and her mother, Caroline Cina or Sina Williams, was 27. She married Silas Smith Reagan in 1860, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Civil District 9, Jackson, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 8 Gamaliel, Monroe, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 21 August 1905, in Gamaliel, Monroe, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Gamaliel Cemetery, Gamaliel, Monroe, Kentucky, United States.
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 ).