Noted events in her life were:
1. Census in 1860 in Caton, Steuben, NY. 4 Samuel Butcher, farmer, 40, was living with wife Jane, 34; son Delos, 11; William, 3; and James, farm laborer, 17. Everyone was born in New York except Jane in Pennsylvania. Samuel's farm was worth $3,000 and personal estate $1,077.
2. Census in 1870 in Caton, Steuben, NY. 2 Samuel Bucher, farmer, 49, was living with wife Jane, 43. He was born in New York, she in Pennsylvania. His real estate was worth $2,000 and personal estate $800.
3. Census in 1880 in Oswego, Kendall, IL. 1 Samuel Bucher, 59, farmer, was living with wife Jane H., 53. He was born in New York of parents from Pennsylvania. She and her mother were born in Pennsylvania, her father in England.
1 1880 United States Census, Illinois, Kendall County, Oswego, Family History Library Film 1254219, NA Film Number T9-0219, Page 396C.
2 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, New York, Steuben County, Caton Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1094 Page: 595.
3 Essleman, Catherine & Bucher, George, <i>Bible of George Bucher and Catherine Essleman</i> (Bible passed down to John Henry Huber (1917-2008). Bible photos by David Huber provided by Kim Karner. <a href="http://www.searchtrees.com/DNA/Casper%20Bucher%20Photos/Forms/AllItems.aspx">View photos of the bible.</a>).
4 <i>1860 United States Census</i>, New York, Steuben County, Caton Township, Series: M653 Roll: 863 Page: 240.
5 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, New York, Steuben County, Corning Ward 2, Series: T623 Roll: 1163 Page: 295.
6 Brown, Elizabeth Midaugh, <i>Diary of Eilizabeth Midaugh [Bucher] Brown (1833-1926), daughter of George Bucher (1792-1846) and granddaughter of George Bucher (1768-1829).</i> (Personal diary of EMB In posession of descendant Rod Morris, transcribed by descendant Joanne Kempher.).