Jacob Bucher
(Abt 1760-)
Samuel Marks
John Wesley Bucher
Amanda Marks
Washington Bucher


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1. Sarah E.

Washington Bucher 1 2 3 4 5 6

  • Born: Jan 1845, , Hancock, VA 1 3 6
  • Marriage (1): Sarah E. about 1867 1

  General Notes:

Peter Bucher born about 1805 in Switzerland http://www.searchtrees.com/tree/11581.htm is probably related. In the 1870 Census he is living next door to Washington Bucher, whose father John was born 1802 in Pennsylvania.

  Medical Notes:

Until 1863 when West Virginia was created, Hancock County was Virginia. We list birth/death places as West Virginia not to confuse our online web visitors, but we record 1860 and earlier Census records as they were: Virginia. Hancock County was formed in 1848, previously Brooke County.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. He has conflicting birth information of Abt 1844 and Chester, Hancock, WV. 2 4 5

2. Census in 1850 in District 26, Hancock, VA. 2 John Bucher, farmer, 45, was living with wife Amanda, 35; Jef., 10; Washington, 6; Nancy, 3; Samuel, 4 months when the census was recorded on 23 Aug 1850. Also in the home was Mary Bucher, 90. John, Amanda and Mary were born in Pennsylvania, Jef. in Ohio, and the others in Virginia. His real estate was worth $700.

3. Census in 1860 in , Hancock, VA. 3 John Buehr, farmer, 57, was living with wife Amanda, 45; Jefferson, farmer, 20; Washington, 15; Mary, 13; Saml, 10; Emaline, 7; John W., 1. His real estate was worth $3,000. The parents were born in Pennsylvania, Jefferson in Ohio, and the others in Virginia. The post office is East Liverpool, Ohio.

4. Census in 1870 in Taylor Twp., Greene, IN. 4 Peter Bucher, farmer, 65, was living with wife Margaret, 64; William, farmer, 29; Abraham, farmer, 27; Ruben, farmer, 22. Also with them: Ceclia Broward, 13. Everyone was born in Switzerland except Ruben and Ceclia in Indiana. His farm was worth $3,200 and personal estate $2,275.

Next door is Washington Bucher, farmer, 26, and wife Sarah E., 20; and John J., 10 months when the census was recorded on 30 Jul 1870. He had no real estate and his personal estate was worth $150. Washington was born in Virginia, his wife in Pennsylvania, and their son in Virginia.

5. Census in 1880 in Grant Twp., Hancock, WV. 5 Several Bucher households were neighbors.

Washington Bucher, carpenter, 35, was living with wife Sarah, 31; John, works on farm, 10; Amanda, 9; Bell, 6, William, 4; and Florence, 2. Everyone was born in West Virginia except Sarah in Pennsylvania. Her father was from Ohio, her mother and Washington's mother from Pennsylvania. His father was born in Maryland.

Amanda Bucher, 65, was living with daughters Mary, 33; Emiline, 28, and Alice, 20. Amanda and her parents were born in Pennsylvania, her daughters in West Virginia.

Samuel Bucher, farmer, 30, was living with wife Ella, 27; Bertran, 6; Mary, 4; Lucy, 2, and John, 2 months. Everyone was born in West Virginia except Ella in Pennsylvania. Samuel and Ella's parents were from Pennsylvania.

6. Census in 1900 in Liverpool Twp., Columbiana, OH. 1 Living at 502 Calcutta Rd.: Washington Buches [handwriting could be Bucher, but index in census as Buches], carpenter, 55, born Jan 1845, was married for 33 years to wife Sarah E., 50, Dec 1849. She had birthed 11 children, all alive in 1900. With them: Ellena?, pottery, 25, Jul 1874; William M., potter, 24, Mar 1876; Alice A., 19, Jul 1880; Edna E., 17, Aug 1882; Raymond, 15, Dec 1885; Samuel M., 13, ? 1887; Joseph, ? [page faded]; and Paul, 8, ? 1882. Washington, was born in West Virginia, his parents in Pennsylvania. Sarah was born in Pennsylvania, her parents in Ohio. Ellena, William and Alice were born in West Virginia, the other children in Ohio.

7. Census in 1910 in East Liverpool, Columbiana, OH. 6 Owning the home at 1028 Saint Clair Ave.: Washington Bucher, carpenter in mill, 65, was married for 42 years to wife Sarah E., 60. She had birthed 11 children, 10 stil alive in 1910. With them: Raymond P., presser in pottery, 25; Samuel M., finisher in pottery, 22; Joseph H., finisher in pottery, 20 or 21; and Paul, finisher in pottery, 18. Also: daughter Mrs. Alice Carson, stenographer in lawyer's office, 30, widowed; daughter Mrs. Florence Allison, pottery, 32, widowed, and her daughter Thelma B., 8. Washington and his parents were born in Virginia; Sarah and her mother in Pennsylvania, her father in Ohio; Alice and France in West Virginia, and the other children in Pennsylvania. Thelma and her father were born in Ohio.

Washington married Sarah E. about 1867.1 (Sarah E. was born in Dec 1849 in , , PA 1.)


1 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, Ohio, Columbiana County, Liverpool Township, Series: T623 Roll: 1248 Page: 243.

2 <i>1850 United States Census</i>, Virginia, Hancock County, District 26, Series: M432 Roll: 949 Page: 314.

3 <i>1860 United States Census</i>, Virginia, Hancock County, E. Liverpool, Series: M653 Roll: 1349 Page: 953.

4 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, Indiana, Greene County, Taylor Township, Series: M593 Roll: 318 Page: 456.

5 1880 United States Census, West Virginia, Hancock County, Grant, Family History Library Film 1255403, NA Film Number T9-1403, Page 57B.

6 <i>1910 United States Census</i>, Ohio, Columbiana County, East Liverpool Ward 2, Series: T624 Roll: 1161 Page: 140.

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