Eliza J. Hester1,2,3

ID# 1892, (1843 - 1897)
  • Father: William Hester1,4 b. abt 1805
  • Born: 16 Dec 1843 in Lafayette, Kentucky.1,4
  • Married: Richard Watson Tuck 3 Oct 1864 in Christian Co., Kentucky.2,4,3
  • Died: 22 Oct 1897 in Nashville, Tennessee.5,1
  • Buried: 19 May 1898 in Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby Co., Tennessee.6,7
Eliza also appears in our Family History Section where there is much more information about her.

Children with Richard Watson Tuck:


  1. "In Memoriam." Hopkinsville Kentuckian. Hopkinsville, Kentucky, 23 Nov 1897.
  2. "Kentucky Marriages, 1851-1900." Online Ancestry.com.
  3. Alethea Jane Macon, compiler, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, Virginia and Some of Their Descendants. Macon, Georgia: Southern Press, 1964.
  4. Kentucky. Christian Co.. 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T9-409. Washington: National Archives.
  5. Eliza J. Tuck, Register of Deaths, City of Memphis.
  6. Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee, burial records.
  7. Tom Leatherwood Shelby County Register of Deeds. Online <http://register.shelby.tn.us/index.php>.
  8. Deborah Anne Cobb Freeman. Family file "David and Deborah.GED," 31 Jul 1998, by e-mail 31 Jul 1998.