Rahamah Buker

30 December 1787–26 August 1866 (Age 78)
Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

The Life of Rahamah

When Rahamah Buker was born on 30 December 1787, in Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, her father, David Buker, was 26 and her mother, Bethiah Sparks, was 23. She married Dimond Perry Jr. on 2 March 1811, in Minot, Androscoggin, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 26 August 1866, in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Auburn Plains Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dimond Perry Jr.
1781–1846
Rahamah Buker
1787–1866
Marriage: 2 March 1811
David Barker Perry
1815–1847
Bethia Perry
1816–
Isaac Perry
1816–
Rachel Perry
1816–
Ruhamah Ann Perry
1816–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 March 1811
Minot, Androscoggin, Maine, United States
children

(5)

    David Barker Perry

    Male1815–1847Male

    Bethia Perry

    Female1816–Female

    Isaac Perry

    Male1816–Male

    Rachel Perry

    Female1816–Female

    Ruhamah Ann Perry

    Female1816–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1788

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1788: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Lincoln, Maine, United States; 1854: Sagadahoc, Maine, United States
1808

Age 21

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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 (3)

  • Ruhama Baker Perry, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Rahamah Buker, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • Reuhama Baker, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"

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