Jemima Butcher was born on 11 October 1796, in Virginia, United States. She married Luke Standifer in 1809, in Washington, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 1 February 1879, in West Fork, Washington, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Ford Cemetery, Milton-Freewater, Umatilla, Oregon, United States.
English: occupational name for a butcher or slaughterer, from Middle English, Anglo-Norman French bocher, bouch(i)er, bowcher (Old French bochier, bouchier, a derivative of bouc ‘ram’).
Americanized form of Slovenian and Croatian Bučar (see Bucar ).