Sidney Richard Tucker

10 June 1904–10 July 1989 (Age 85)
Aldbourne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sidney Richard

When Sidney Richard Tucker was born on 10 June 1904, in Aldbourne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Tucker, was 30 and his mother, Mary Ann Elizabeth Swatton, was 28. He married Daisy Weeks on 5 April 1927, in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 10 July 1989, in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 85, and was buried in Penticton 1, Okanagan-Similkameen, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Richard Tucker
Margaret Seddon
Marriage: 14 September 1950
Bruce Neil Tucker

Spouse and Children

14 September 1950
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada


    Bruce Neil Tucker


Parents and Siblings

    John Tucker


    Mary Ann Elizabeth Swatton




+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 10

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1928 · Women Granted Right to Vote

Age 24

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

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)

  • Sidney Richard Tucker, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937"
  • Sidney Tucker, "Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922"
  • Sidney Richard Tucker, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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