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 Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 7 Apr 1818 (aged 78)
Georgia, USA
Burial Heardmont, Elbert County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 9884 · View Source
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American Folk Figure. He was the "Old Dan Tucker" of the United States folk song by Daniel Decatur Emmett. The most memorial lines of the song go "Now old Dan Tucker's fine old man, Washed his face in a frying pan, Combed his hair with a wagon wheel, And died of a toothache in his heel..."

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 6 Jun 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9884
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dan Tucker (14 Feb 1740–7 Apr 1818), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9884, citing Tucker Cemetery, Heardmont, Elbert County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .