Charles Terrell Tucker

27 November 1940–22 February 2015 (Age 74)
Liberty, Liberty, Texas, United States

The Life of Charles Terrell

When Charles Terrell Tucker was born on 27 November 1940, in Liberty, Liberty, Texas, United States, his father, Lester Oldreader Tucker Sr., was 25 and his mother, Gussie Dee Sellers, was 25. He lived in Hemphill, Texas, United States in 1999 and United States in 2002. He died on 22 February 2015, in Lumberton, Hardin, Texas, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Fred, Tyler, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lester Oldreader Tucker Sr.
Gussie Dee Sellers
Lester Oldreader Tucker Jr.
Charles Terrell Tucker

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 9

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.

Age 20

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

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)

  • Charles T Tucker in entry for Lester O Tucker Sr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Charles T Or Terry Tucker in entry for Gussie Dee Tucker, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Charles T Tucker in entry for Lester D Tucker, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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