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Tuck Orphans Found
Posted by: J Tuck (ID *****3277) Date: July 06, 2007 at 21:18:31
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Transcribed by J. Richard Tuck June 12, 2007

January Court 1800 Halifax, County Virginia

Cary Tuck is appointed guardian in general to David Tuck and Edward Tuck Orphans of Edward Tuck junr decs and thereupon he together with William Tury Grant his surety entered into and acknowledged their bond in the penalty of one thousand dollars conditioned according to law for that purpose.

March Chancery Court Halifax, County Virginia
P23 382 March 1805

Cary Tuck who is one of the heirs and distributer? of edward Tuck decs. and who is also argent and attorney in fact for Moses Tuck, Mary Tuck and Moses Chapman who married Sarah Tuck, and who is also the Guardian
of David Tuck and Edward Tuck infants under the age of twenty one years and orphans of Edward Tuck Junr. Plantiff
In Chancery

Nathan Fletcher executor of John Tuck decs Who was executor of Edward Tuck the elder deceased defendant

This cause this day came to be heard by consent of parties, upon this bill, answer and declare? An Consideration whereof, It is decree and ordered, that the plaintiff receive of the defendant, the sum of twenty eight pounds, two shillings in the bill mentioned, together with his cost by him in the behalf expended to be levied of the goods and chattels which were of this said John Tuck decs at the time of his death , in the hand of the said Nathan Fletcher his executor, if so much there of he hath to be administered, but if not, then the cost to be delivered of the proper goods and chattels of the said Nathan Fletcher

My analysis of the above is Cary Tuck was one of the children of Edward Tuck (?1735-1781?) -
son of Bennett Tuck(1710-1776)
Mary was 1st child of Edward Tuck (?1735-1781?)
Moses Tuck (1758-1825) 2nd child of Edward Tuck(?1735-1781?)
Sarah Tuck (1762-) child of Edward Tuck (?1735-1781?) married Moses Chapman
Orphans of Edward Tuck, Jr. (22 Dec 1771-1795) was married to Lucy Standley (22 Dec 1791) their children were

David Tuck &
Edward Tuck who were born between (1792-1795)

Lucy Standley (1774 -?) Tuck widow of Edward Tuck remarried William Chapman 30 April 1796

John Tuck (1735-7 Jan 1801?) son of Bennett Tuck (1710-1776)
Nathan Fletcher husband of Mary Tuck (12 Jan 1765-) daughter of John D Tuck (John Tuck (1735-7 Jan 1801?)


I am James Richard Tuck, Jr.
My Father James Richard Tuck B 1913 in Martin TN buried in Acree Cem. 1952
His Father Isaac Tuck B 1876 in Martin TN buried Bible Union Cem. Martin TN 1956
His Father George Calvin B 1846 in Martin TN buried Tuck Cem. Martin TN 1911
His Father Isham Tuck B 1813 Halifax Co. VA buried Tuck Cem. Martin TN 1884
His Father Craddock Tuck B 1791-95?? Halifax Co. VA buried Halifax Co. VA 1821

almost certain

His Father Edward Tuck B 1767-71?? Halifax Co. VA buried Halifax Co. VA 1795?
His Father Edward Tuck B 1730-39?? Halifax Co. VA buried Halifax Co. VA 1781?
His Father Bennett Tuck B 1710?

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