|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1833|
|Death: ||May 26, 1897|
H. C. TUCKER, physician and surgeon, farmer, Section 14, P. O. Derby was born in Chester County, Pa., in 1833, son of John and Mary A. Tucker. He married in 1861, Miss Mary J. Clark, daughter of Justin and Mary Minnick Clark. They have two children, Marietta and Robert H. Mr. Tucker was educated at New Philadelphia and New Hagerstown, Ohio, commenced the study of medicine in 1855 with Dr. E. P. Buel, attended lectures at the National Medical College in Washington, D. C., in 1858 and 1859, and commenced the practice of medicine in 1859. He was in the War of the Rebellion, enlisting in 1864, in the One Hundred and Sixty-first Ohio Volunteer, Company A. He was made Assistant Surgeon of the Regiment, served in that capacity until September 1864, when he was mustered out of the service. He came to Kansas in 1871, and located on his farm which he still owns. He has been engaged in farming and the practice of medicine since that time. He also owns a residence and drug store at El Paso. He is a member of the Presbyterian Church, and of Wichita Lodge, No. 99, A, F. & A. M., of El Paso Lodge, No. 112. I. O. O. F., and of Encampment. No. 53, of the Old Settlers' Association. He has been Postmaster of El Paso for eight years.
(Note: El Paso, is now called Derby,Kansas in Sedgwick County, KS
Henry C. Tucker
Regiment Name 161 Ohio Infantry (National Guard)
Soldier's Rank_In Pvt.
Soldier's Rank_Out Ass't. Surg.
Film Number M552 roll 110
75 Tucker H. C. W M 47 head physician Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
M. J. W F 43 wife keeping house Ohio Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
R. H. W M 16
son Ohio Pennsylvania Ohio
Mary E. W F 17 daughter Ohio Pennsylvania Ohio
The first Derby bank was started in 1884 by Dr. H. C. Tucker, an early doctor, business man, civic and religious leader.
Mary J Clark Tucker (1835 - 1911)
Edith Tucker (____ - 1881)*
Bernice Tucker (____ - 1879)*
Robert Tucker (____ - 1884)*
Willie Tucker (____ - 1881)*
Anna Tucker (1873 - 1875)*
Clyde Tucker (1876 - 1876)*
El Paso Cemetery
Created by: Kyle
Record added: Oct 23, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9693588