Sarah Tucker

31 August 1875–12 May 1955 (Age 79)
Inman Valley, South Australia, Australia

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Tucker was born on 31 August 1875, in Inman Valley, South Australia, Australia, her father, William Tucker, was 30 and her mother, Martha Lemon, was 29. She married John Stevens Penfold on 29 June 1896, in Blyth, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 12 May 1955, in Balaklava, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

John Stevens Penfold
1870–1951
Sarah Tucker
1875–1955
Marriage: 29 June 1896
Ivy Ann Penfold
1897–1974
Dulcie Pearl Penfold
1902–1969
Elsie Violet Penfold
1904–1935
John Steven Penfold
1907–1976
Rupert Inman Penfold
1909–1949

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 June 1896
Blyth, South Australia, Australia
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    William Tucker

    Male1845–1908Male

    Martha Lemon

    Female1846–1925Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1877

Age 2

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 17

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 26

First Federal election.

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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