Most people use 1768 as her birth date. However, her tombstone states she died at the age of 50, which would indicate a birth date of 1766. Her birthplace comes from the known residence of her father.
Married Daniel Tucker on 20 JUL 1786 in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA.
Died 23 MAR 1816 in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA.
Crabtree family records in the Hancock County Library, Ellsworth, Maine.
Source: Burial Records 1717-1962 of the Eastern Cemetery Portland, Maine by William B. Jordan.
Source: The History of Portland from 1632 to 1864: with a notice of previous settlements, colonial grants, and changes of government in Maine. by William Willis (Portland: Bailey & Noyes, 1865)
Source: Find A Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com : accessed 20 February 2014), memorial page for Lydia Tucker (1768 - 1816), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101,710,302, citing Eastern Cemetery, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA, memorial created by Scott Leonard.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Lydia by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line: