Elizabeth S. Tucker

17 September 1850–27 August 1930 (Age 79)
New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Elizabeth S.

When Elizabeth S. Tucker was born on 17 September 1850, in New Brunswick, Canada, her father, Moses Tucker, was 25 and her mother, Angeline Parks, was 25. She married Robert Frazer on 26 August 1907, in Frankfort, Benzie, Michigan, United States. She lived in Weldon Township, Benzie, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Big Rapids, Mecosta, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 27 August 1930, in Joyfield, Benzie, Michigan, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Benzie, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Frazer
1841–1927
Elizabeth S. Tucker
1850–1930
Marriage: 26 August 1907

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 August 1907
Frankfort, Benzie, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Moses Tucker

    Male1825–1911Male

    Angeline Parks

    Female1825–1876Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

Age 4

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1871

Age 21

British Columbia joins the confederation.

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)

  • Elizabeth Thompson in household of Danl Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth M Raymond in household of Charles J Raymond, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elizabeth Frasher in household of Robert Frasher, "United States Census, 1910"

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