Lewis A Bucher

Brief Life History of Lewis A

When Lewis A Bucher was born about 1849, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, Abraham Hare Bucher, was 38 and his mother, Charlotte J. Hart, was 32. He had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with Eliza Bucher. He lived in Waverly, Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1880 and Baltimore, Maryland, United States for about 20 years.

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Lewis A Bucher
Eliza Bucher
Alice G Bucher
Vernon Bucher
Loula N Bucher
Hazel Bucher

Sources (6)

  • Louis A Bucher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Louis A Bucha, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lewis Bucher, "United States Census, 1880"

World Events (8)


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Historical Boundaries: 1866: Baltimore, Maryland, United States 1888: Baltimore City, Maryland, United States

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Butcher .

German and Swiss German (also Bücher): topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, from Middle High German buoche ‘beech tree’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Buch. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine).

French: occupational name for a woodsman, from a derivative of buche ‘log’. Alternatively, in Alsace and Lorraine, a surname of German origin (see 2 above).

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

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