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Tucker, St. George (1752-1827)

Name
Tucker, St. George (1752-1827)
Historical Note
St. George Tucker (1752-1827), was born in Bermuda and emigrated to Williamsburg, Virginia where he attended the College of William and Mary. He served in the Revolutionary War, as a judge of the General Court of Virginia, and as professor of law at the College of William and Mary. He was elected to the Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia. Tucker was appointed to the federal district court for Virginia. He married, firstly, Frances Bland Randolph who was the mother of John Randolph of Roanoke. Ann Frances Bland Tucker (who married John Coalter), Nathaniel Beverley Tucker (1784-1851), also professor of law at the College of William and Mary, and Henry St. George Tucker (1780-1848), jurist, were their children. St. George Tucker married, secondly, Lelia Skipwith Carter. Information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki:  [url=http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/St._George_Tucker]http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/St._George_Tucker[/url]
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Records or Manuscript Collections
Barraud Family Papers, 1799-1904
Brown, Coalter, Tucker Papers (I), 1790-1929
Bryan Family Papers, 1780 and 1825
Jones Family Papers, 1826-1916
Page Family Collection, 1777-1822
St. George Tucker to Matthew Carey Letter, 1795
St. George Tucker to Joseph C. Cabell Letters, 1807-1820
Tucker-Brooke Papers, 1850-1885
Tucker-Coleman Papers, 1664-1945
Tyler Family Papers, Group G, 1645-1917
Digital Content
Garrison Articles to be Observed by the Officers & Privates Stationed at Fort St. George in Williamsburg, circa 1790
Hudgins v. Wright Case Material, 1806
St. George Tucker Law Lecture Notebooks, circa 1790s