Araunah Charles Tooker

17 May 1891–July 1974 (Age 83)
Old Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Araunah Charles

When Araunah Charles Tooker was born on 17 May 1891, in Old Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Ralph Saunders Tooker, was 29 and his mother, Lillian B Bogue, was 19. He lived in Montville, New London, Connecticut, United States in 1930 and Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States for about 39 years. He died in July 1974, in Hadlyme, Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 83.

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Araunah Charles Tooker
Laura Mae Clark

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Ralph Saunders Tooker





World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 9

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Tucker .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Araunah C Tooker in household of Laura M Tooker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arannah C Tooker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arannah C Tooker in household of Ralph S Tooker, "United States Census, 1920"

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