Eliza Margaritte Ann Buck

13 February 1820–12 August 1868 (Age 48)
Versailles, Woodford, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Eliza Margaritte Ann

When Eliza Margaritte Ann Buck was born on 13 February 1820, in Versailles, Woodford, Kentucky, United States, her father, Peter Chew Buck, was 40 and her mother, Miriam P. Price, was 28. She married Peter Nicholas Marr on 24 October 1840, in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Obion, Obion, Tennessee, United States in 1850. She died on 12 August 1868, in Fulton, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Peter Nicholas Marr
Eliza Margaritte Ann Buck
Marriage: 24 October 1840
Helen Marr
Samuel Marr
Nicholas Marr
Charles Marr
Russell B Marr MD
Peter Buck Marr
M. Marr

Spouse and Children

24 October 1840
Montgomery, Tennessee, United States



    Nicholas Marr


    Charles Marr


    Russell B Marr MD



+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Chew Buck





+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 1

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 10

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 15

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

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)

  • Margaret Marr in household of P N Marr, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Margaret Marr in household of Nicholas Marr, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Eliza Margarette Buck, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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