William Henry Buker

9 April 1837–6 August 1920 (Age 83)
Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Buker was born on 9 April 1837, in Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States, his father, Samuel Pool Buker, was 21 and his mother, Eveline J Allen, was 21. He married Emiline or Emoline Clark on 20 November 1870, in Cedar Rapids, Boone, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons. He lived in Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900 and Lincoln, Oregon, United States in 1910. He died on 6 August 1920, in Waldport, Lincoln, Oregon, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Waldport, Lincoln, Oregon, United States.

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William Henry Buker
Emiline or Emoline Clark
Marriage: 20 November 1870
Frank Lee Buker
George Buker
Fred S Buker
Oliver Perry Buker
William Henry Buker
Richard Clark or Dick C Buker
Ernest Ray Buker
Horace Buker

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World Events (8)

Age 9
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 18
Historical Boundaries - 1855: Benton, Oregon Territory, United States 1859: Benton, Oregon, United States
1859 · Oregon Becomes a State
Age 22
Oregon became the 33rd state admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. 

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 (6)

  • William H Buker in household of Frank L Buker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wm Buker, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William H. Buker, "United States Census, 1900"

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