John Buck Buell

Male26 October 1827–21 June 1902

Brief Life History of John Buck

When John Buck Buell was born on 26 October 1827, in Truxton, Cortland, New York, United States, his father, Thomas Buell, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Sally Buck, was 29. He married Emily Bonney on 4 May 1853, in Homer, Homer, Cortland, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Cortland, Cortland, New York, United States in 1875 and Cortlandville, Cortland, New York, United States for about 20 years. He died on 21 June 1902, in Truxton, Cortland, New York, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Truxton, Cortland, New York, United States.

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John Buck Buell
Ruth Louise Pike
Marriage: 1877
Olena Buell
Arthur H. Buell
Sylvia E. Buell
Henry Eugene Buell
Nina M Buell
Thomas John Buell
Iva M. Buell
Ivan Ensign Buell

Sources (16)

  • John B Buell, "New York State Census, 1892"
  • John B Bueli, "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"
  • John Buell in entry for Thomas J. Buell and Jinnie F. Borden, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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  • Marriage
    1877New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 3

    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.

    1830 · The Oregon Trail

    Age 3

    Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.


    Age 36

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

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: variant of Bowell .

    North German (Büll): unexplained. Compare Bull .

    History: William Buell came from Wales to Windsor, CT, in or c. 1639.

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

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