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Tucker, Nathaniel Beverley (1784-1851)

Name
Tucker, Nathaniel Beverley (1784-1851)
Historical Note
Nathaniel Beverley Tucker (September 6, 1784-August 26, 1851), author, professor of law, was born at "Matoax" in Chesterfield County, Virginia. He was usually referred to as Beverley Tucker. He was the son of St. George Tucker and Frances (Bland) Randolph Tucker. He graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1801 and becan the practice of law in Charlotte County, Virginia. They eventually moved to Missouri. He married Mary Coalter. He also married Eliza Taylor and Lucy Anne Smith. He returned to Virginia by 1834 and was appointed professor of law at the College of William and Mary. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Nathaniel Beverley Tucker (1784-1851).
Sources
Dictionary of American Biography, 1946.
Note Author
Anne Johnson.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Tucker-Coleman Papers, 1664-1945