Thursday, July 28, 2022

Treasure Chest Thursday - 1653 Birth Record for Abraham Tucker (1653-1725) in Dartmouth, Massachusetts

 It's time to look in my digital image files to see what treasures I can find for my family history and genealogy musings for Treasure Chest Thursday.

The treasure today is the 1653 birth record of Abraham Tucker in Dartmouth, Massachusetts:

The birth record for Abraham Tucker is the first one on the Tucker list:

The transcription of this record for Abraham Tucker is:

"TUCKER Abraham, of Henry and Martha, Dartmouth, Oct. 13, 1653"

The source citation for this record is:

"Rhode Island, Vital Records Extracts, 1636-1899," indexed database and digital image, (, "Volume 7 - Births, Baptisms, Marriages and Deaths, Friends and Ministers Records," page 79 (image 126 of 681), Dartmouth, Abraham Tucker birth entry, 13 October 1653.

This record is a Derivative Source, with Primary Information and Direct Evidence of the birth of Abraham Tucker.  The Original source is a Portsmouth town record book that is not available online.

Abraham Tucker (1653-1725) was the first child of Henry and Martha (--?--) Tucker of Dartmouth, Massachusetts.  He married (1) Mary Slocum (1659-1689) on 30 October 1679 in Dartmouth.  He married (2) to Hannah Mott (1663-1730) on 26 November 1690 in Dartmouth.

Abraham and Hannah (Mott) Tucker are my 7th great-grandparents.  I am descended through their daughter Content Tucker (1695-1739) on 18 October 1722 in Dartmouth, Massachusetts.


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