George Tucker


George Tucker Famous memorial

Death 10 Apr 1861 (aged 85)
Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Burial Charlottesville, Charlottesville City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 7728472 View Source

US Congressman, Historian. Wrote 'The History of Thomas Jefferson' (2 volumes) and 'The History of the United States' (4 volumes).

Bio by: Laurie


In memory of George Tucker
Born in the island of Bermuda Aug. 1, 1775
Died in the county of Albemarle April 10, 1861
He represented the 15th Congressional district of Va. from the year 1819 until 1825, at which time he was appointed to the chair of Moral Philosophy in the University of Va., which place he resigned in 1845.

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  • Originally Created by: Laurie
  • Added: 1 Aug 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Tucker (1 Aug 1775–10 Apr 1861), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7728472, citing University of Virginia Cemetery and Columbarium, Charlottesville, Charlottesville City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .