Bennett Eugene Buck

10 January 1913–30 December 1993 (Age 80)
Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Bennett Eugene

When Bennett Eugene Buck was born on 10 January 1913, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, his father, Earl Orsmus Buck, was 27 and his mother, Ida Belle Eberly, was 25. He married Lillian Elzora Bredin on 21 December 1935, in Fremont, Dodge, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 30 December 1993, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park, Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

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Bennett Eugene Buck
Lillian Elzora Bredin
Marriage: 21 December 1935
JoAnne F Buck

Spouse and Children

21 December 1935
Fremont, Dodge, Nebraska, United States


    JoAnne F Buck


Parents and Siblings

    Earl Orsmus Buck


    Ida Belle Eberly




    Harold Leon Buck



    Margaret Elizabeth Buck


World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 4

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Bennett Buck in household of Earl O Buck, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bennet E Buck in household of Earl O Buck, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bennett Eugene Buck, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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