Jedediah Buck

22 February 1734–26 July 1740 (Age 6)
Somers, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Jedediah

When Jedediah Buck was born on 22 February 1734, in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, his father, Ebenezer Buck, was 33 and his mother, Abigail Felt, was 23. He died on 26 July 1740, in his hometown, at the age of 6, and was buried in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Buck
1701–1762
Abigail Felt
1710–1790
Abigail Buck
1732–1774
Thomas Buck
1733–1815
Jedediah Buck
1734–1740
Ebenezer Buck
1738–1740
Isaac Buck
1739–1825
Daughter Buck
1740–1740
Esther Buck
1740–1757
Ebenezer Buck
1745–1757
Elisabeth Buck
1751–1757
Susanna BUCK
1753–1757

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Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a man with some fancied resemblance to a he-goat (Old English bucc(a)) or a male deer (Old English bucc). Old English Bucc(a) is found as a personal name, as is Old Norse Bukkr. Names such as Walter le Buk (Somerset 1243 ) are clearly nicknames.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a prominent beech tree, such as Peter atte Buk (Suffolk 1327 ), from Middle English buk ‘beech’ (from Old English bōc).3 German: from a personal name, a short form of Burckhard ( see Burkhart ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jedediah Buck, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Jedidiah Buck, „Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934“
  • Jedidiah Buck, „Find A Grave Index“

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