Ancestors of William Stanley Tucker 1890-1944

Couch

There is an excellent Couch Genealogy website from which I have pinched much of my information. My tree is here. The earliest Couch is

 

Richard Couch (Abt. 1600-Bef.1660)

He lived in South Petherwin and was the father of

 

 Walter (below)

 Jane Couch (Abt. 1630-)

 

Walter Couch (Abt. 1630-1701)

Married Dorcas Daw (-1695), daughter of John on 6th Jan 1660 in South Petherwin. Both are buried in South Petherwin. Their children were

 

 Richard (below)

 John (-1667)

 Jane (Abt.1660-1665)

 

Richard Couch (1660-1729)

Married Elizabeth Cocks (-1732), 27th Nov 1684 in South Petherwin. Born in South Petherwin, both are buried in South Petherwin. Their children were

 

 Elizabeth (1687-1698)

 Richard (1696-)

 Walter (below)

 Jane Cocks (1692-)

 

Walter Couch (1690-1755)

Born and died in South Petherwin. Married Katherine White 11th Oct 1715 in South Petherwin. Their children were

 

 Walter (1718-)

 John (1720-)

 William (1728-)

 Richard (Abt. 1730-)

 Sampson (1715-1740)

 Richard (below)

 Jane (1726-)

 

Richard Couch (1717-1791)

Born and died in North Hill. Married Mary Guist (1727-1776) 4th Mar 1746 in North Hill. Lived at Bladder Cottage, Way Cross north Hill. Pigs bladders from the adjacent farm were sold there. Their children were

 

 Samson (1747-1825)

 Richard (below)

 Henry (1750-1765)

 Mary (1752-1774)

 Grace (1754-)

 Baldwin (1760-1848)

 

Richard Couch (1748-1831)

Born in North Hill and buried in Trewen. Married Jane Herring 16 Dec 1776 in Trewen. Their children were

 

 Richard (below)

 Walter (1778-1849)

 John (1781-)

 Mary (1786-)

 Jane (1788-)

 Thomas (1792-1814)

 

Richard Couch (1777-1857)

Born and died in Trewen. Married Margery Taylor 29 Sep 1801 in Laneast.

 

Census data:

 1841: Independent, Trekinner , Laneast

 1851: Farmer of 60 acres employing 13 men, Laneast

 

Their children were

 

 Margery (1803-1855)

 Richard (1804-1805)

 Richard Taylor (1806-Bef. 1881)

 Mary Anne (1808-1810)

 Mary (1810-)

 Walter (1811-1870)

 Sampson Taylor (1817-1870)

 Elizabeth Jane (below)

 Peter (1820-1888)

 

Elizabeth Jane Couch (1819-1899)

Born in Trewen, died in Plymouth via Saint Helier. Married William Tucker. Details of their children are on the Tucker page.

 

Census data

 

 1851: Laundress, 17 Dumaresq Street, Saint Helier

 1861: Dressmaker, 17 Dumaresq Street, Saint Helier

 1871: Laundress, 15 Cumberland Street, Plymouth

 1881: Former dressmaker, 35 St Paul Street, Plymouth

Grave of Richard and Margery Couch, Trewen