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William Rucker

Birthdate: (90)
Birthplace: Orange County, Virginia, United States
Death: November 22, 1834 (90)
Elbert County, Georgia, United States
Place of Burial: Old William Rucker Cemetery
Immediate Family:

Son of William Rucker, I; Peter Rucker and Hannah Rucker
Husband of Elizabeth Rucker
Father of Lemuel Rucker; Barden Rucker and Frances Jones
Brother of Sarah W Wingo; Joshua Rucker; Mordecai Rucker; Gideon Rucker; James Rucker and 2 others
Half brother of Joshua Rucker and Joshua Rucker

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About William Rucker

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of Private. DAR Ancestor # A099496

According to Whitley, Served in Revolution. Settled in Henry County, VA after the war.

Moved to Henry Co, VA, then apparently to Rutherford Co, NC

The 1790 Rutherford Co census lists a William Rucker in the 11th Co (Sandy Run Creek area), with one male over 16, one male under 16 and 2 females.

The 1800 Rutherford Co, NC census lists a William ROOKER and a Mordecai RUCKER as HOH's.

The 1810 census lists William ROOKER only.

The 1820 lists two William Rookers (Ruckers), a Sr and a Jr (ie, older and younger). This one must have been the older and the one born 1797 the younger. It also listed a John and a Jesse as Heads of Household.

The 1830 census lists John ROOKER and William RUCKER.

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William Rucker's Timeline

September 28, 1744
Orange County, Virginia, United States
Age 40
Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia, United States
Age 49
November 22, 1834
Age 90
Elbert County, Georgia, United States
Old William Rucker Cemetery