John Tucker

Male 1805 - 1889  (84 years)


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  • Name John Tucker 
    Born 27 Nov 1805  Liddington, Swindon, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 15 Dec 1805  All Saints Church, Liddington, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Wiltshire Baptisims 1530-1886 - John Tucker
    Wiltshire Baptisims 1530-1886 - John Tucker
    John Tucker born 27 November 1805, Baptised 15 December 1805, Liddington, Wiltshire, England.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 11 May 1849  Plymouth England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Departed Plymouth aboard the "Eliza" - Ships Records state " John 41, Eliza 37, Mary 15, Sarah 10, William 3 and Harriet 1 
    Immigration 23 Aug 1849  Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    South Australian Register, Adelaide, Saturday, August 25, 1849 Stated" The Eliza From London, This splendid ship arrived from London (May 11) on Thursday last with 325 passengers and free emigrants.
    Amongst the passenger lists Was "John Tucker, wife and four children". 
    The Ship Eliza - Arrival Adelaide From London
    The Ship Eliza - Arrival Adelaide From London
    The ship "ELiza" Arrived Adelaide from London
    Shipping Arrival Adelaide South Australia - The 'Eliza'
    Shipping Arrival Adelaide South Australia - The "Eliza"
    List of passenger aboard the ship "Eliza". Published in the Adelaide Observer, Adelaide, South Australia, Saturday 25 August 1849, Page 3.
    Buried 1889  Warnertown Cemetery, Warnertown, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    John Tuckers Grave
    John Tuckers Grave
    The Burial Place of John Tucker, Warnertown, South Australia, Australia
    Headstone - John Tucker, Eliza Tucker (n. Kent) and Edmund Tucker
    Headstone - John Tucker, Eliza Tucker (n. Kent) and Edmund Tucker
    Headstone reads: In loving memory of John Tucker died and buried at Warnertown Dec 7 1899 aged 84 Years also Eliza wife of the above died June 27, 1876, aged 63 years, Also Edmund son of the above Died April 7th 1876 aged 24 Years.

    Eliza and her son Edmund are buried side by side at the Kybunga Cemetery, South Australia, Australia.
    John tucker is buried at Warnertown, South Australia.
    Died 7 Dec 1889  Warnertown, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    See attached death notice published in
    The Mount Barker Courier and Onkaparinga and Gumeracha Advertiser Newspaper, Friday 20 December 1889, page 3
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    John Tucker died 7th December 1889 at his son-in-law's residence (Mr W C Hawkins), Warnertown, South Australia. This death notice was published in the South Australian Register Newspaper, Adelaide, South Australia, Monday 23 December 1889, page 3
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    John Tucker died 7th December 1889, at his son-in-law's residence, Warnertown, South Australia. This notice was published in the Adelaide Observer Newspaper, Saturday 21 December 1889.
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    John Tucker died 7th December 1889 at his son-in-law's residence, Warnertown, South Australia. This death notice was published in the South Australian Register Newspaper, Wednesday 18 December 1889, Page 4.
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    Death Notice - John Tucker
    John Tucker died 7th December 1889 at the residence of his son-in-law, Warnertown, South Australia. This death notice was published in The Advertiser Newspaper, Adelaide, South Australia, Thursday 19 December 1889, Page 4.
    Obituary 28 Dec 1889  Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    John Tucker died 7 December 1889 and his obituary was published in the Adelaide Observer Newspaper, Saturday 28 December 1889, Page 16. 
    Obituary - John Tucker
    Obituary - John Tucker
    John Tucker's obituary was published in the Adelaide Observer Newspaper, Saturday 28 December 1889, Page 16.
    Obituary - John Tucker
    Obituary - John Tucker
    John Tuckers Obituary was published in the South Australian Register Newspaper, Adelaide, South Australia, Friday 20 December 1889, Page 3.
    Notes 
    • John Tucker, married aged 40years, and wife Eliza aged 37 years and Mary aged 15, Sarah 10yrs, William 3 yrs and Harriet 1yr all arrived in South Australia 23rd August 1849 aboard the "Eliza" which departed from Plymouth at Noon on 11th May 1849.
    Person ID I0192  Tucker Family Tree | The descendants of James Tucker
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2015 

    Father William Tucker,   b. 1772, Wanborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1834, Liddington, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Hannah Clarridge,   b. Abt 1772, Siddington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871, Liddington, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 99 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1803  Liddington, Swindon, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Marriage - William Tucker and Hannah Clarridge
    Marriage - William Tucker and Hannah Clarridge
    William Tucker marriage Hannah Clarridge 15 November 1803 at All Saints Church, Liddington, Wiltshire, England.
    Parish Church All Saints, Liddington, Marriage Register, William Tucker and Hannah Clarridge
    Parish Church All Saints, Liddington, Marriage Register, William Tucker and Hannah Clarridge
    All Saints Church Liddington, marriage Register, 1803, Marriage No. 126. Banns of Marriage, William Tucker married Hannah Clarridge at All Saints Church Liddington, Wiltshire, England 15thd Day of November 1803.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Family ID F0058  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza Kent,   b. 25 Sep 1812, Childrey, Berkshire England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1876, Hoyleton, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 3 Nov 1831  The parish church of The Holy Cross, Chiseldon, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12, 13
    • Located Church St Chiseldon, Wiltshire, England
    The Parish Record of the Marriage  of John Tucker and Eliza Kent.
    The Parish Record of the Marriage of John Tucker and Eliza Kent.
    This is a copy of the parish record of the marriage of John Tucker and Eliza Kent
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Children 
    +1. Jane Tucker,   b. 1832, Wanborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1851, Stratton, St Margaret, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    +2. Mary Tucker,   b. 29 Oct 1833, Melbourne, nr. Swindon, Wilshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1905, Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Hannah Tucker,   b. 4 Sep 1835, Stratton St. Margaret, Swindon,Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1844  (Age 8 years)
    +4. Sarah Tucker,   b. 5 May 1838, Melbourne, nr Swindon, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1909, Dalkey, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     5. William Tucker,   b. 11 Feb 1840, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon,Wilshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1844  (Age 4 years)
     6. George Tucker,   b. 13 Nov 1841, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon,Wilshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1844  (Age 2 years)
     7. Eliza Tucker,   b. 20 Sep 1843, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1844  (Age 0 years)
    +8. William Tucker,   b. 29 Jan 1845, Stratton, St. Margaret's, Highworth, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1908, On the farm at Hoyleton,South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +9. Harriet Tucker,   b. 31 Oct 1847, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon,Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1919, Eastwood, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +10. Miriam Jane Tucker,   b. 5 Sep 1849, McClaren Vale, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1918  (Age 69 years)
    +11. John Charles Tucker,   b. 15 Oct 1851, Willunga, Mclaren Vale, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1938, 2 Dudley Ave, Prospect, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     12. Edmund Tucker,   b. 3 Dec 1853, Inman Valley, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1876, Hundred of Hall, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +13. Lucy Kent Tucker,   b. 29 Jul 1857, Callington, Inman Valley,South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1921, Dimboola, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F0062  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Nov 1805 - Liddington, Swindon, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 15 Dec 1805 - All Saints Church, Liddington, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Nov 1831 - The parish church of The Holy Cross, Chiseldon, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1889 - Warnertown Cemetery, Warnertown, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Dec 1889 - Warnertown, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - John Tucker died 7 December 1889 and his obituary was published in the Adelaide Observer Newspaper, Saturday 28 December 1889, Page 16. - 28 Dec 1889 - Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    The Passenger list of the Ship Eliza
    The Passenger list of the Ship Eliza
    The passenger list of the ship Eliza departed Plymouth to Adelaide 1849. List John and Eliza Tucker and family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] The Tucker Family in Australia, Cynthis Henley-Smith, (Gillingham Printers Pty Ltd Adelaide, South Australia), 3 (Reliability: 2), Jun 1992.

    2. [S348] Wiltshire Baptisms 1530-1886, Find My Past (Reliability: 3), 15 Dec 1805.
      See attached Wiltshire Baptisms 1530-1886 Transcription - John Tucker

    3. [S348] Wiltshire Baptisms 1530-1886, Find My Past (Reliability: 3), 27 Nov 1805.
      See attached Wiltshire Baptisms 1530-1886 Transcription for John Tucker b 1805.

    4. [S1] The Tucker Family in Australia, Cynthis Henley-Smith, (Gillingham Printers Pty Ltd Adelaide, South Australia), 4,11,12, 13, 14, 15 (Reliability: 2), Jun 1992.

    5. [S1] The Tucker Family in Australia, Cynthis Henley-Smith, (Gillingham Printers Pty Ltd Adelaide, South Australia), 4,11,12, 13, 14, 15,16 (Reliability: 2), Jun 1992.

    6. [S80] State Library of South Australia (Reliability: 2), 1847-1886.
      State Library South Australia, Official passenger lists, mainly of immigrants arriving in South Australia Under United Kingdom assisted passage schemes, 1847-1886 GRG35/48s (formerly ACC313)

    7. [S1] The Tucker Family in Australia, Cynthis Henley-Smith, (Gillingham Printers Pty Ltd Adelaide, South Australia), 4 (Reliability: 2), Jun 1992.

    8. [S223] South Australian Register Newspaper, Adelaide, South Australaia, Australia, 3 (Reliability: 3), 20 Dec 1889.
      See attached Obituary published in South Australian Register Newspaper, Friday 20 December 1889, Page 3.

    9. [S287] Adelaide Observer Newspaper, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, 16 (Reliability: 3), 28 Dec 1889.
      See John Tuckers attached Obituary, published in Adelaide Observer Newspaper, Saturday 28 December 1889.

    10. [S349] Certificate of Marriage, England (Reliability: 3), 15 Nov 1803.
      See attached certificate of marriage of William Tucker and Hannah Clarridge

    11. [S350] England Marriages 1538 - 1973, Findmypast (Reliability: 3), 15 Nov 1803.
      See attached transcription of England Marriages 1538- 1973 Hannah Clarridge and William Tucker.

    12. [S81] General Register Office England (Reliability: 2).
      See Copy of Marriage Register

    13. [S87] Parish Records, The Parish Church of the Holy Cross, Chiseldon, Wiltshire England, Year 1834, Page 43, No. 127 (Reliability: 2), 1834.
      See attached Parish Record


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