Emma Williams Tuck1,2,3

ID# 2146, (abt 1872 - 1961)
FatherHenry Davis Tuck4,5 (3 Dec 1835 - 5 Sep 1881)
MotherElizabeth John Smith6,5 (11 Oct 1835 - 27 Nov 1887)

Key Events:

Birth: about 1872, Kentucky7,8,9,10
Marriage: about 1900, William H. Tidwell (26 Nov 1869 - 9 Jan 1950)11,12,13
Death: 4 Nov 1961, Shelby Co., Tennessee14,15
ChartsDescendants of Dr. Davis Green Tuck
Descendants of David Dutt/Toot
AncestryThe Dutt/Toot Family
The Tuck Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Emma Williams Tuck was born about 1872 in Kentucky.7,8,9,10 She appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Lafayette, Christian Co., Kentucky, in the household of her parents, Henry Davis Tuck and Elizabeth John Smith.4 She witnessed the probate of the estate of Elizabeth John Smith on 7 Dec 1889 in Christian Co.16
     Emma married William H. Tidwell about 1900.11,12,13
     She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Bowling Green, Warren Co., Kentucky, in the household of Lucian D. Potter and Sallie A. Tuck, her sister and her husband.17
     Emma and William H. Tidwell appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of San Francisco, California, at 695 Bush St., enumerated 26 Apr 1910, reporting that they rented their appartment.18 Emma and William appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of San Francisco, California, at 1106 Bush St., enumerated 12 Jan 1920, reporting that they rented their appartment.19
     Emma and William appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, at 1161 Lunt Ave., enumerated 4 Apr 1930, reporting that they rented their apartment for $85 per month, and owned a radio.20
     Emma and William appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Memphis, Shelby Co., Tennessee, at 1535 Vance Ave., enumerated 19 Apr 1940, reporting they were renting their home, for $53 per month, and had lived in Chicago in 1935.21
     Emma died on 4 Nov 1961 in Shelby Co., Tennessee.14,15

Children:
     There were no children with William H. Tidwell

Citations

  1. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61, shows name as Emma Williams Tuck.
  2. [S1900] Henry D. Tuck household, 1880 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows name as Emma W. Tuck.
  3. [S2145] L. D. Porter household, 1900 U.S. Census, Warren Co., Kentucky, shows name as Emma Tuck.
  4. [S1900] Henry D. Tuck household, 1880 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky.
  5. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61.
  6. [S1900] Henry D. Tuck household, 1880 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows Emma as the daughter of Bettie's husband.
  7. [S1900] Henry D. Tuck household, 1880 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows age 8 and state.
  8. [S2067] William H. Tidwell household, 1910 U.S. Census, San Francisco, California, shows age 38 and state.
  9. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61, shows year, as 1870.
  10. [S2145] L. D. Porter household, 1900 U.S. Census, Warren Co., Kentucky, shows month and year, as Apr 1858, age 42, and state. Since this date is far out of line with the date indicated by other sources, it seems it must be in error.
  11. [S2067] William H. Tidwell household, 1910 U.S. Census, San Francisco, California, shows married 10 years.
  12. [S2068] William H. Tidwell household, 1920 U.S. Census, San Francisco, California, shows married.
  13. [S2069] William H. Tidwell household, 1930 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois, shows married, with his first marriage at age 32 and hers at 30.
  14. [S2070] Shelby County - Death Records 1949-2005, online, record for Emma Tidwell, citing file no. 29376, shows date and county.
  15. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61, shows living in Memphis in 1960.
  16. [S4139] Elliott v. Fowler &c., 19 Dec 1901, Kentucky Court of Appeals.
  17. [S2145] L. D. Porter household, 1900 U.S. Census, Warren Co., Kentucky.
  18. [S2067] William H. Tidwell household, 1910 U.S. Census, San Francisco, California.
  19. [S2068] William H. Tidwell household, 1920 U.S. Census, San Francisco, California.
  20. [S2069] William H. Tidwell household, 1930 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois.
  21. [S5290] William H. Tidwell household, 1940 U.S. Census, Shelby Co., Tennessee.