...do YOUR families link back to first South Australian wheat growers?
 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Walter John  TUCKER

Walter John TUCKER

Male 1839 - 1920  (80 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Walter John TUCKER 
    • * Tucker brothers = George & Walter John
      * George was the father of Ethel Rose & Violet
      * Tucker sisters = Ethel & Violet
      * Forsyth brothers = David & James
      * McDonald siblings = Leonard William Cameron & Rachel Annie
      * Leonard's aunty was Annie McDonald.
      * George married Annie in 1872
      * David married Rachel in 1912.
      * Violet married James in 1920.
      * Ethel married Leonard in 1927.
      ** Ref : Page 145 of Rachel's section of the original history - see biography 5160
    Nickname John 
    Born 1 May 1839  UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Education c1840s  Finnis SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Edna, Daphne, Thelma & George attended the Finnis Primary School, riding to & fro on horseback. When Max was ready for school their parents brought a horse-drawn vehicle and the children (later including the youngest, John) drove to school in Strathalbyn. Here they were able to buy the fresh bread needed to cut their daily lunches. (ref p83 of Rachel's section of the McDonald family history) 
    Residence Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    'Lake View' Sandergrove SA 
    Residence Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    John & Annie retired to 'Riverside'. 
    Died 9 Jan 1920  Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-5846  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2017 

    Father George TUCKER,   b. Yes, Date Unknown 
    Relationship -1910 
    Mother Lucy HANHAM 
    Relationship -1910 
    Family ID F-1910  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie MCDONALD,   b. 8 Oct 1850s,   d. c1941 
    Married 21 Mar 1871  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • The wedding celebrant was Reverend John Anderson.
    Residence 'Lake View' Sandergrove SAustralia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    About 5 miles south-west of Strathalbyn on the Strathalbyn/Goolwa Road. 
    Children 
     1. Maurice Hugh TUCKER,   b. 10 Mar 1872,   d. 13 Mar 1872  (Age 0 years)
     2. Hubert Llewellyn TUCKER,   b. 6 Nov 1873,   d. 24 Jul 1920  (Age 46 years)  []
    +3. Edward Lionel TUCKER,   b. 30 Jan 1875,   d. 1 Oct 1955, Edenhope Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Maurice Leslie TUCKER,   b. 19 Apr 1876,   d. 5 Jul 1883  (Age 7 years)  []
    +5. Caroline Jane TUCKER,   b. 15 Dec 1877, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1939  (Age 61 years)  []
    +6. Walter George Ewen TUCKER,   b. 20 Feb 1879, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1941  (Age 62 years)  []
     7. William John TUCKER,   b. 26 Aug 1880, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1882  (Age 1 years)  []
    +8. James Hanham TUCKER,   b. 19 Jan 1882, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1950, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  []
    +9. Lucy Hanham TUCKER,   b. 7 Feb 1883, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1957  (Age 74 years)  []
     10. Annie Jeffrey TUCKER,   b. 6 May 1884, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1893, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)  []
     11. Rachel Maud TUCKER,   b. 7 May 1885, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1913  (Age 28 years)  []
     12. Arthur Harold TUCKER,   b. 1 Jun 1886, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1917, Egypt Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)  []
     13. John Stewart TUCKER,   b. 18 Aug 1891, 'Lake View' Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1915, Gallipoli Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2017 14:35:08 
    Family ID F-1909  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0454 - Wedding of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers.jpg
    0454 - Wedding of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers.jpg
    Have we got the right Tucker, Rogers, Dix & Dunk family members? Was William Peter Dunk there and if so, as grandfather of the groom? Please leave a message through 'Contact Us' in the bottom right corner in the homepage.
    0434 - Walter John Tucker.jpg
    0434 - Walter John Tucker.jpg
    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg
    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg

    Documents
    0455 - Wedding day of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers - names of people in the photo.jpg
    0455 - Wedding day of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers - names of people in the photo.jpg
    Can you help with the identity of any of these people?

    Stories
    1985 - Annie McDonald & Walter John Tucker.pdf
    1985 - Annie McDonald & Walter John Tucker.pdf

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', (Donald & Christina McLean Genealogical Council Inc, Strathalbyn 1995), Rachel section, page 87.

    2. [S-3] BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', (Donald & Christina McLean Genealogical Council Inc, Strathalbyn 1995), 65 (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au (Reliability: 3), 17 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      MARRIAGE:1871 RegNo;86/552 groom:TUCKER,Walter John bride:MCDONALD,Annie at Strathalbyn SA
      PUBLIC NOTICE: Before using, ANY details from this website ensure YOU further research the accuracy of our information to limit the effect of misdirection by any compounded human error.