Tucker was born in Bermuda in 1797. His parents were Samuel Tucker
and Ann (née
He married Ruth
Seon Outerbridge on 24th September 1829. She was born in Bermuda
on 3rd January 1797. It is not recorded when they moved to
Antigua. Ruth died on 18th March 1854 in Antigua and Samuel died
nearly a year later at his home in Newgate Street, Antigua on 11th
They had two
daughters - Sarah Evelina and Burchall. Sarah was born in Antigua
in 1832 and married William Henry Wilkin from Montserrat in 1851.
Her sister married Adam Vorch and then (we think) John Richard
Wilkin of Montserrat.
Samuel's younger brother. He was born about 1805. He also lived
in Antigua and it is recorded that in 1835 he received
compensation for one slave.
It is understood that Samuel was a planter but it is
not known whether he owned, rented or managed any estates.