Samuel Tucker was born about 1750 in Sussex Co., Delaware. He served as a Pvt. in Capt. John Price’s Company of the NC Continental Line (NC Roster # 3253). His term of service was for a total of 84 months and he received a 640 acre land grant on 14 Oct 1783. Samuel migrated to Kentucky in 1784 and purchased 100 additional acres. He received two land grants in Christian County Kentucky: one for 200 acres of land on Buck Creek on 06 Mar 1799 and another for 60 acres on Pond River on 14 Sep 1807.
Samuel Tucker passed away during 1819 and his Will, recorded in Christian Co., Ky Will Book C, p. 223, was probated on 03 May 1819.