Lafayette Buker

6 July 1825–17 March 1905 (Age 79)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Lafayette

When Lafayette Buker was born on 6 July 1825, in Ohio, United States, his father, Caleb Hilton Buker, was 27 and his mother, Catharine Shroyer, was 20. He married Sarah Bradford on 23 September 1847, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 17 March 1905, in Monroe Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Otsego, Muskingum, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lafayette Buker
1825–1905
Sarah Bradford
1824–1910
Marriage: 23 September 1847
William Caleb Buker
1847–1879
Jasper Marion Buker
1849–1928
Andrew J Buker
1851–
Rachel Catharine Buker
1853–1906
James "Henry" Buker
1855–1936
John Edison Buker
1858–1907
Alpha Orren " Orren" Buker
1860–1935
Mary " Molly" Buker
1863–1951
Charles L Buker
1865–1951
Lucy Buker
1867–
Julia Rebecca " Becky" Buker
1869–1895
LaFayette Buker
1869–1870

Spouse and Children

    Male1825–1905Male

    Sarah Bradford

    Female1824–1910Female

MARRIAGE
23 September 1847
Muskingum, Ohio, United States
children

(12)

    William Caleb Buker

    Male1847–1879Male

    Male1849–1928Male

    Andrew J Buker

    Male1851–Male

    Rachel Catharine Buker

    Female1853–1906Female

    James "Henry" Buker

    Male1855–1936Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Caleb Hilton Buker

    Male1797–1880Male

    Female1804–1864Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 11

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

German:1. ( Büker ): see Bueker . 2. possibly an altered spelling of Bucher .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Layfette Baker, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lafayette Buker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lafayette Buker, "United States Census, 1880"

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