Full Name Walter Cary Tuckerman
Born 29 March 1849 in New York (Manhattan), New York
Died 18 April 1894 in New York (Manhattan), New York
Buried Saint Marys Episcopal Churchyard, Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Proposed by Francis A. Stout, Gilbert M. Speir (may refer to Gilbert M. Speir or Gilbert M. Speir Jr.), and John H. Gourlie
Elected 5 February 1881 at age thirty-one
Archivist’s Note: Son of Lucius Tuckerman; brother of Bayard Tuckerman; nephew of Wolcott Gibbs; uncle of Arthur G. Sedgwick; second cousin of Eliot Tuckerman
Walter Cary Tuckerman, the son of Mr. Lucius Tuckerman, was a graduate of Harvard University, and occupied the enviable position of a gentleman of ample means and with liberal tastes, which were directed to the pleasure of his friends, and a public spirit which rendered them of great service to all measures of benefit to his fellow men.
He was deservedly popular, and the esteem in which he was held was founded on a fine character.
Henry E. Howland
1895 Century Association Yearbook