Priscilla Buker

17 December 1783–9 November 1875 (Age 91)
Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Priscilla

When Priscilla Buker was born on 17 December 1783, in Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, her father, David Buker, was 22 and her mother, Bethiah Sparks, was 18. She married William Green on 12 October 1804, in Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Bowdoinham, Lincoln, Maine, United States in 1850 and Maine, United States in 1870. She died on 9 November 1875, in Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Bowdoinham Village Cemetery, Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Green
1780–1853
Priscilla Buker
1783–1875
Marriage: 12 October 1804
Martha Green
1807–
Joseph Green
1810–1897
Elizabeth A. Green
1812–1837
David H. Green
1817–1902
Priscilla Green
1820–
Mary L. Green
1826–1854

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1804Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion
    Age 3
    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
    1804 · Whitehead Light
    Age 21
    In 1804, President Thomas Jefferson authorized the creation of a light station on Whitehead Island. The light house went into service by 1807. It is the third-oldest light house in Maine. Whitehead Light still exists as the private property of Pine Island Camp, a non-profit organization.
    1808
    Age 25
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    North German (Büker): see Bueker .Americanized form of German Bucher .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bueker

    Sources (22)

    • Precila Green in household of Joseph Green, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Priscilla Green in entry for Elijah Trull, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924"
    • Priscilla Green in household of Joseph Green, "United States Census, 1850"

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