Mourning Tucker

F, #6190, b. circa 1806
Relationship
2nd great-grandaunt of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Mourning Tucker was born circa 1806 in NC.1,2 She was the daughter of Barna Tucker and Nancy Ballard.

Mourning Tucker married George W. Kemp on 23 Jan 1823 in Wilkinson Co., GA.3,4 Mourning Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of George W. Kemp (her husband.)1

Relationship Summary: George W. Kemp and Mourning Tucker owned land directly between the land of Barna Tucker (Mourning's father) and John Tucker (most likely her brother.)

Mourning Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the censuses of 1860,2 of 1870,5 of 1880,6 and of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL.7

Mourning Tucker is mentioned in the Burns Family story.

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S1614] Victor Davidson, History of Wilkinson County (Spartanburg, S.C.: Reprint Co., 1978). Hereinafter cited as History of Wilkinson County.
  4. [S1611] Frederick Holmes Cron, Distant Voices As Heard From The Water's Edge (P.O.Box 505, Wyandotte, OK 74370: The Gregath Publishing Company, 1999), p. 151. Hereinafter cited as Distant Voices.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S496] US1880.
  7. [S498] FL1885.

George W. Kemp

M, #6191, b. circa 1800
     George W. Kemp was born circa 1800.1

George W. Kemp married Mourning Tucker, daughter of Barna Tucker and Nancy Ballard, on 23 Jan 1823 in Wilkinson Co., GA.2,3 George W. Kemp was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1830 in Decatur Co., GA.4

George W. Kemp witnessed the will of John Rawls dated 6 Sep 1830 in Decatur Co., GA.5 George W. Kemp was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Gadsden Co., FL.6

On 10 Jul 1844 George W. Kemp purchased land in Gadsden Co., FL, stating his name as George W. Kemp of Gadsden County Florida Territory.7 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Mourning Tucker (his wife.)1

On 8 Oct 1850 George W. Kemp purchased land in Gadsden Co., FL, and again in 1852 he purchased 3 lots.8

Relationship Summary: George W. Kemp and Mourning Tucker owned land directly between the land of Barna Tucker (Mourning's father) and John Tucker (most likely her brother.)

George W. Kemp is mentioned in the Burns Family story.

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S1614] Victor Davidson, History of Wilkinson County (Spartanburg, S.C.: Reprint Co., 1978). Hereinafter cited as History of Wilkinson County.
  3. [S1611] Frederick Holmes Cron, Distant Voices As Heard From The Water's Edge (P.O.Box 505, Wyandotte, OK 74370: The Gregath Publishing Company, 1999), p. 151. Hereinafter cited as Distant Voices.
  4. [S657] US1830.
  5. [S1610] "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1990," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 11 May 2014), Citing Decatur County State of Georgia Court of Ordinary Wills Book B 1873-1913, Book AA 1828-1838: pp. 19-20.
  6. [S285] US1840.
  7. [S991] Bureau of Land Management, "Search Documents" (Springfield, VA: Bureau of Land Management, 2014), T3N, R2W, Section 25, NW1/4 of NW1/4 (8415). Hereinafter cited as BLM: GLO.
  8. [S991] BLM: GLO, T3N, R2W, Section 26, NE1/4 of NE1/4 (9423); Section 23, SW1/4 of NE1/4 and SW1/4 of SE1/4 (9819); Section 23, NW1/4 of SE1/4 (9824).

John Tucker

M, #6192, b. circa 1810
Relationship
2nd great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
     John Tucker was born circa 1810 in NC.1 He was the son of Barna Tucker and Nancy Ballard.

John Tucker married Lydia Young on 22 Dec 1842 in Leon Co., FL.2

John H. Burns and Anne Tucker, daughter of Barna Tucker and Nancy Ballard, were married by John Tucker, J.P., on 25 Jan 1845 in Decatur Co., GA.3,4,5,6

Relationship Summary: John Tucker named their son John Barney Tucker, showing some relationship to Barna/Barnabas Tucker, who was most likely John Tucker's father.7

In 1850 John H. Burns was enumerated in the census about 6 households from John Tucker.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Lydia Young, Julia Ann Tucker and John Barney Tucker (his wife and son.)1 On 1 Sep 1852 John Tucker purchased land in Gadsden Co., FL, two 1-mile-square parcels.8 On 1 Dec 1853 John Tucker purchased land in Gadsden Co., FL, from Mathew Jones, who had received this as bounty land for service in the War of 1812.9 John Tucker was awarded land, as follows: bounty land in Gadsden Co., FL, for his service in Captain Coplands Company, Florida Militia, Four Services, Florida War.10

The family moved to TX between 1857 and 1860. The date is based on their 2-year-old son's birth in Florida, as shown in the 1860 census. The 1860 family in Polk Co., Texas is the same as the 1850 family in Decatur Co., GA, based on the names and ages of the wife and children.11 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Polk Co., TX with others in the household: Lydia Young, Julia Ann Tucker and John Barney Tucker.11

John Tucker is mentioned in the Burns Family story.

Children of John Tucker and Lydia Young

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S335] County Clerk's Office, Marriage Records of Leon Co., FL (Leon County Clerk of Courts, Tallahassee), Book WX, p. 91.
  3. [S1555] "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950," Index and Images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 2013), citing information from marriages recorded in Georgia counties for the years 1785 to 1950, Marriage Licence Book A, May 1837 - Jan 1869, p. 73.
  4. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb (http://www.thegagenweb.com/gadecatur/Marriage/surindex.html), Book A, p. 73.
  5. [S353] "Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944," Database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 Apr 2006), Citing information originating on courthouse marriage licenses in various Georgia counties.
  6. [S673] Georgia Pioneers Genealogical Magazine, Georgia Pioneers Genealogical Magazine (Albany, GA: Georgia Pioneers).
  7. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 4 Dec 2013), Citing Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, Austin, TX, Certificate No. 329 or 8426 or 8489 (all stamped on certificate).
  8. [S991] Bureau of Land Management, "Search Documents" (Springfield, VA: Bureau of Land Management, 2014), T3N, R2W, Section 27, NW1/4 of NE1/4 (10370) and NE1/4 of NE1/4 (10371). Hereinafter cited as BLM: GLO.
  9. [S991] BLM: GLO, T3N, R2W, Section 14, SW1/4 of NE1/4 (16823).
  10. [S991] BLM: GLO, T3N, R2W, Section 22, NE1/4 of SE1/4 and Section 23, E1/2 of SW1/4 (15837).
  11. [S402] US1860.

Lydia Young

F, #6193, b. circa 1825
     Lydia Young was born circa 1825 in FL.1

Lydia Young married John Tucker, son of Barna Tucker and Nancy Ballard, on 22 Dec 1842 in Leon Co., FL.2 Lydia Young was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of John Tucker (her husband.)1 Lydia Young was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Polk Co., TX in the household of John Tucker.3

Children of Lydia Young and John Tucker

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S335] County Clerk's Office, Marriage Records of Leon Co., FL (Leon County Clerk of Courts, Tallahassee), Book WX, p. 91.
  3. [S402] US1860.

John Barney Tucker

M, #6194, b. 11 Jun 1849, d. 1 Feb 1930
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     John Barney Tucker was born on 11 Jun 1849 in FL.1,2,3 He was the son of John Tucker and Lydia Young. John Barney Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of John Tucker (his father.)2 John Barney Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Polk Co., TX in the household of John Tucker.3 John Barney Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Grimes Co., TX in the household of John Wilson (his brother-in-law.)4

John Barney Tucker married Bettie Wallace on 26 Nov 1874 in Grimes Co., TX.5 John Barney Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Milam Co., TX with others in the household: Mary Elizabeth Wallace.6

John Barney Tucker and Mary Elizabeth were living in Houston, Harris Co., TX, from 1905 to 1929.7 John Barney Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Houston, Harris Co., TX with others in the household: Mary Elizabeth Wallace and Barney Tucker (his wife and son.)8

John Barney Tucker died on 1 Feb 1930 in Houston, Harris Co., TX, at age 80; the informant of the death was James Edward Tucker, his son.1 John Barney Tucker was buried on 3 Feb 1930 in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX.9,1

Children of John Barney Tucker and Mary Elizabeth Wallace

Citations

  1. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 4 Dec 2013), Citing Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, Austin, TX, Registrar's No. 329 (2 other numbers stamped are 8426 and 8489).
  2. [S414] US1850.
  3. [S402] US1860.
  4. [S497] US1870.
  5. [S1616] "Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1977," Index, Ancestry.com (www.Ancestry.com : accessed 2014), Citing Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013, Book K, page 360.
  6. [S496] US1880.
  7. [S1512] "U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989," Images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 2014), citing a collection of city directories for various years and cities in the U.S., Directory of the City of Houston (Morrison & Fourmy Directory Co., Compilers, Publishers and Proprietors: Houston,Texas, 1905-1930).
  8. [S681] US1920.
  9. [S1617] Cemetery Marker in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX (6900 Lawndale (west of S 75 St)).

James Edward Tucker

M, #6195, b. 12 Sep 1880, d. 18 May 1954
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     James Edward Tucker was born on 12 Sep 1880 in Cameron, Milam Co., TX.1,2 He was the son of John Barney Tucker and Mary Elizabeth Wallace.

James Edward Tucker married Ina Beatrice Culpepper, daughter of Lemuel Culpepper and Medora Keller, on 4 May 1907 in Caddo Parish, LA.3,4 James Edward Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Caddo Parish, LA with others in the household: Ina Beatrice Culpepper (his wife.)4

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. James Edward Tucker filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Houston, Harris Co., TX. He was of medium height, of medium build, with grey eyes and brown hair. He was a bookkeeper at Hogan-Allnogh Dry Goods Co., Houston, TX.5 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Houston, Harris Co., TX with others in the household: Ina Beatrice Culpepper.1 James Edward Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Houston, Harris Co., TX with others in the household: Ina Beatrice Culpepper.6

In 1930, James Edward Tucker was the informant of the death of his father, John Barney Tucker.7

In 1932, James Edward Tucker was the informant of the death of his mother, Mary Elizabeth Wallace.8 James Edward Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Houston, Harris Co., TX with others in the household: Ina Beatrice Culpepper.9

James Edward Tucker died on 18 May 1954 in Houston, Harris Co., TX, at age 73; the informant of the death was Ina Beatrice Culpepper, his wife.2 James Edward Tucker was buried on 20 May 1954 in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX.10,2

Citations

  1. [S681] US1920.
  2. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 4 Dec 2013), Citing Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, Austin, TX, State File No. 22913.
  3. [S1773] County Clerk's Office, Marriage Records of Caddo Parish, LA (Caddo Parish Clerk of Courts, Shreveport).
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Order No. A1210; Serial Number 4849. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com, Registrar's No. 329 (2 other numbers stamped are 8426 and 8489).
  8. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com, Registrar's No. 1612 (another number 25768).
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S1617] Cemetery Marker in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX (6900 Lawndale (west of S 75 St)).

Mary Elizabeth Wallace

F, #6196, b. 11 Jan 1854, d. 13 Jun 1932
     Mary Elizabeth Wallace was born on 11 Jan 1854 in SC.1

Bettie Wallace married John Barney Tucker, son of John Tucker and Lydia Young, on 26 Nov 1874 in Grimes Co., TX.2 Mary Elizabeth Wallace was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Milam Co., TX in the household of John Barney Tucker.3

Mary Elizabeth Wallace and John Barney were living in Houston, Harris Co., TX, from 1905 to 1929.4 Mary Elizabeth Wallace was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Houston, Harris Co., TX in the household of John Barney Tucker (her husband.)1

Mary Elizabeth Wallace died on 13 Jun 1932 in Houston, Harris Co., TX, at age 78; the informant of the death was James Edward Tucker.5 Mary Elizabeth Wallace was buried on 15 Jun 1932 in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX.5,6

Children of Mary Elizabeth Wallace and John Barney Tucker

Citations

  1. [S681] US1920.
  2. [S1616] "Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1977," Index, Ancestry.com (www.Ancestry.com : accessed 2014), Citing Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013, Book K, page 360.
  3. [S496] US1880.
  4. [S1512] "U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989," Images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 2014), citing a collection of city directories for various years and cities in the U.S., Directory of the City of Houston (Morrison & Fourmy Directory Co., Compilers, Publishers and Proprietors: Houston,Texas, 1905-1930).
  5. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 4 Dec 2013), Citing Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, Austin, TX, Registrar's No. 1612 (another number 25768).
  6. [S1617] Cemetery Marker in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX (6900 Lawndale (west of S 75 St)).

Barney Tucker

M, #6197, b. 18 Nov 1889, d. 22 Jan 1958
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Barney Tucker was born on 18 Nov 1889 in Bryan, Brazos Co., TX.1,2,3 He was the son of John Barney Tucker and Mary Elizabeth Wallace.

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Barney Tucker filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Houston, Harris Co., TX. He was of medium height, of medium build, with light blue eyes and light brown hair. He was a bookkeeper for the Houston Packing Co., Houston, TX.1 He was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Houston, Harris Co., TX in the household of John Barney Tucker (his father.)3 Barney Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Houston, Harris Co., TX in the household of unresearched people (his sister.)4

Barney Tucker died on 22 Jan 1958 in Houston, Harris Co., TX, at age 68.2 He was buried on 22 Jan 1958 in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX.2

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, No. 333. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 4 Dec 2013), Citing Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, Austin, TX, State File No. 2354.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S1399] US1940.

Julia Ann Tucker

F, #6198, b. circa 1846
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Julia Ann Tucker was born circa 1846 in GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of John Tucker and Lydia Young. Julia Ann Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of John Tucker.3 Julia Ann Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Polk Co., TX in the household of John Tucker.2

Julia Ann Tucker married John Wilson circa 1868. Julia Ann Tucker was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Grimes Co., TX in the household of John Wilson (her husband.)1

Citations

  1. [S497] US1870.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S414] US1850.

John Wilson

M, #6199, b. circa 1845
     John Wilson was born circa 1845 in FL.1

John Wilson married Julia Ann Tucker, daughter of John Tucker and Lydia Young, circa 1868. John Wilson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Grimes Co., TX with others in the household: Julia Ann Tucker and John Barney Tucker (his wife and brother-in-law.)1

Citations

  1. [S497] US1870.