John Tucker

1520–15 November 1589 (Age 69)
Helland, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Tucker was born in 1520, in Helland, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, Stephen Tucker, was 53 and his mother, Katherine Barlow, was 34. He married Blanch Bland in 1543, in Helland, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 15 November 1589, in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

John Tucker
1520–1589
Blanch Bland
1522–1571
Marriage: 1543
Katherine Tucker
1543–
Stephen Tucker
1550–1637
Agnes Tucker
1551–1630
John Baptist Tucker
1554–1632

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1543
Helland, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Katherine Tucker

    Female1543–Female

    Stephen Tucker

    Male1550–1637Male

    Female1551–1630Female

    Male1554–1632Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1467–Male

    Katherine Barlow

    Female1486–Female

siblings

(1)

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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