Davis Green Tuck1,2,3

ID# 2147, (1863 - 1889)
FatherHenry Davis Tuck4,5,6 (3 Dec 1835 - 5 Sep 1881)
MotherElizabeth John Smith4,5,7 (11 Oct 1835 - 27 Nov 1887)

Key Events:

Birth: 28 Jul 1863, Kentucky8,9,10
Marriage: 21 Feb 1888, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Alice Steger (8 Dec 1863 - 14 May 1944)11,12
Death: 7 Sep 18898,13
Burial: Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee14,15
ChartsDescendants of Dr. Davis Green Tuck
Descendants of David Dutt/Toot
AncestryThe Tuck Family
The Dutt/Toot Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Davis Green Tuck was born on 28 Jul 1863 in Kentucky.8,9,10 He appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Lafayette, Christian Co., Kentucky, in the household of his parents, Henry Davis Tuck and Elizabeth John Smith.16 He appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Lafayette, Kentucky in the household of his parents.6
     Davis married Alice Steger, daughter of Dr. Francis E. H. Steger and Mary Elizabeth Madden, on 21 Feb 1888 in Davidson Co., Tennessee.11,12
     Davis died on 7 Sep 1889 at age 26.8,13 He was buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee.14,15

Children:
     Child with Alice Steger:

  • Davis Henry Tuck17,18 (30 Dec 1888 - 5 Jul 1953)

Citations

  1. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61, shows name as Davis Green Tuck.
  2. [S1769] Henry Tuck household, 1870 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows name as Davis G. Tuck.
  3. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 31631270, Davis G Tuck, includes photo of tombstone showing same.
  4. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61.
  5. [S1769] Henry Tuck household, 1870 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows them in same household, apparently as parent and child.
  6. [S1900] Henry D. Tuck household, 1880 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky.
  7. [S1900] Henry D. Tuck household, 1880 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows him as the son of her husband.
  8. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 31631270, Davis G Tuck, shows date, and includes photo of tombstone showing same.
  9. [S1769] Henry Tuck household, 1870 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows age 6 and state.
  10. [S1900] Henry D. Tuck household, 1880 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky, shows age 16 and state.
  11. [S4138] Davis G. Tuck and Alice Steger, marriage register, shows date of issue as 20 Feb 1888, date of return difficult to read but appears to be 21 Feby.
  12. [S4116] Alice Steger Tuck, Certificate of Death, shows him as her husband.
  13. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61, shows year, as 1887.
  14. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 31631270, Davis G Tuck, includes photo of tombstone.
  15. [S2166] "Tennessee Records," Ancestry.com, record for Mt. Olivet Cemetery, appear to be tombstone transcriptions.
  16. [S1769] Henry Tuck household, 1870 U.S. Census, Christian Co., Kentucky.
  17. [S4117] Francis H. Steger household, 1900 U.S. Census, Davidson Co., Tennessee, shows the boy as grandson, and the elder Davis's widow as daughter of head of household.
  18. [S4402] Leonard, Who's Who in Engineering 1922-1923, pg 1284.