Anna Verlinda Tucker

13 August 1894–5 March 1980 (Age 85)
Johnstonville, Lassen, California, United States

The Life of Anna Verlinda

When Anna Verlinda Tucker was born on 13 August 1894, in Johnstonville, Lassen, California, United States, her father, Charles Edwin Tucker, was 35 and her mother, Anna Elizabeth Baldwin, was 27. She married Herbert Charles Davie on 14 June 1913. She lived in Alturas, Modoc, California, United States in 1910. She died on 5 March 1980, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Charles Davie
1886–1949
Anna Verlinda Tucker
1894–1980
Marriage: 14 June 1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 June 1913

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 12

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1917

Age 23

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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)

  • Anna V Tucker in household of Charles E Tucker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Anna V Tucker in household of Charles E Tucker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Anna Verlinda Tucker, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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