William Henry Buker

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

The Life 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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Family Time Line

William Henry Buker
1837–1920
Emiline or Emoline Clark
1842–1901
Marriage: 20 November 1870
Frank Lee Buker
1860–1931
George Buker
1863–
Fred S Buker
1865–
Oliver Perry Buker
1867–1892
William Henry Buker
1870–1959
Richard Clark or Dick C Buker
1874–
Ernest Ray Buker
1875–1951
Horace Buker
1879–1905

Spouse and Children

    Male1837–1920Male

    Emiline or Emoline Clark

    Female1842–1901Female

MARRIAGE
20 November 1870
Cedar Rapids, Boone, Nebraska, United States
children

(8)

    Frank Lee Buker

    Male1860–1931Male

    George Buker

    Male1863–Male

    Fred S Buker

    Male1865–Male

    Oliver Perry Buker

    Male1867–1892Male

    Male1870–1959Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1855 · ""

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • 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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