Elizabeth Ann Rucker

1775–about 1840 (Age 65)
Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Ann

When Elizabeth Ann Rucker was born in 1775, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, her father, George M Rucker, was 21 and her mother, Martha Tucker, was 10. She married Jeremiah Hatcher on 31 December 1800, in Bedford, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died about 1840, in her hometown, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Hatcher
Elizabeth Ann Rucker
Marriage: 31 December 1800
Albert M Hatcher
Henry Milton Hatcher Sr
Jeremiah Gibson HATCHER
Caleb Henry Hatcher
Phoebe M Hatch Atwood

Spouse and Children

31 December 1800
Bedford, Virginia, United States


    Albert M Hatcher




    Caleb Henry Hatcher


    Phoebe M Hatch Atwood


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 1

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 5

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 19

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

1 German (also Rücker): nickname from Middle High German rucken ‘to move or draw’.2 North German: nickname from Middle Low German rucker ‘thief’, ‘greedy or acquisitive person’.3 German: from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Rudiger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Betsy in entry for Phoebe M. Hatch Atwood, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924"
  • Elizabeth Hatcher in entry for Caleb Henry Hatcher and Delia Ann Davis, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Elizabeth in entry for Caleb Henry Hatcher and Delia Ann Davis, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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