Bethiah Sparks Buker

22 October 1801–
Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

The Life of Bethiah Sparks

When Bethiah Sparks Buker was born on 22 October 1801, in Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, her father, David Buker, was 40 and her mother, Bethiah Sparks, was 36.

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Family Time Line

David Buker
1761–1838
Bethiah Sparks
1764–1834
Priscilla Buker
1783–1875
Nicholas Buker
1785–1865
Rahamah Buker
1787–1866
David Buker Jr.
1790–1875
John Rich Buker
1792–1847
Jonah Buker
1794–1876
James Buker
1796–1837
Isaac B. Buker
1799–1885
Bethiah Sparks Buker
1801–
William Greenwood Buker
1804–1869
Parlene Buker
1807–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 2

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1854

Age 53

Historical Boundaries - 1854: Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

Name Meaning

German:1. ( Büker ): see Bueker . 2. possibly an altered spelling of Bucher .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Bethiah Buker, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • Bethiah Buker, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"

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