Emeline Edna Tucker

27 February 1876–7 July 1977 (Age 101)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Emeline Edna

When Emeline Edna Tucker was born on 27 February 1876, in Connecticut, United States, her father, Frederick Albert Tucker, was 25 and her mother, Edna A Skinner, was 23. She had at least 1 daughter with Robert Daybill. She lived in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States in 1880 and Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut, United States for about 40 years. She died on 7 July 1977, in Connecticut, United States, at the age of 101, and was buried in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Robert Daybill
Emeline Edna Tucker
Edna Elizabeth Daybill

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Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Albert Tucker


    Edna A Skinner




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 24

The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 27

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

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)

  • Emily Daybelle in household of Robbert Daybelle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emeline Tucker in household of Fred Tucker, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emaline E Daybill in household of Robert Daybill, "United States Census, 1930"

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