Elzaphan Rucker Sr.

about 1752–1830 (Age 78)
Culpeper, Virginia, United States

The Life of Elzaphan

When Elzaphan Rucker Sr. was born about 1752, in Culpeper, Virginia, United States, his father, James Rucker II, was 38 and his mother, Margaret Elizaphan, was 36. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Elizabeth Randall. He died in 1830, at the age of 78.

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Elzaphan Rucker Sr.
Elizabeth Randall
Elzaphan Rucker Jr.
James 'Billy' Rucker
Margaret Rucker
Susannah 'Anna' Rucker

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    Elzaphan Rucker Jr.


    James 'Billy' Rucker


    Margaret Rucker



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World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 6

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 24

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

Age 28

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

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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