Dr. Benedict Bucher Sr.
(1722-1787)
Maria
Jacob Rub
(Abt 1738-)
Juliana Leinbach Riehm
(1742-)
Jacob Bucher
(1761-1842)
Catherine Rub
(1766-1838)
Sarah Bucher
(1798-1879)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Henry Flickinger Sr.

Sarah Bucher 1 2 3

  • Born: 24 Dec 1798, Cocalico Twp., Lancaster, PA 3
  • Marriage (1): Henry Flickinger Sr. on 25 Jan 1820 in Reading: Trinity Lutheran Church, Berks, PA
  • Died: 7 Jan 1879, Letterkenny Twp., Franklin, PA at age 80 3
  • Buried: Letterkenny Twp.: Pleasant Hall Cemetery, Franklin, PA 3

  General Notes:

Sarah's father could be Jacob Bucher son of Benedict Bucher b.1722, searching for proof.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1850 in West Cocalico Twp., Lancaster, PA. 4 Henry Flickinger, miller, 57, was living with wife Sarah, 52; Jacob, 29; Sarah, 24; John, 23; Samuel, 21; Richard, 18; Henry, 16; Benjamin, 14; Jesse, 11; Catharine, 7; and William, 5. Also with them: Lucy Daum, 35; and John Riedy, 65. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. Henry's farm was worth $4,500.

2. Census in 1860 in Letterkenny Twp., Franklin, PA. 5 Hen Flickinger, farmer, 69, was living with wife Sarah, 61; Richard, farm hand, 26; Hen, farm hand, 24; Jesse, teacher, 21; Kate, 16; and Wm, 14. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. Henry's farm was worth $5,000, his personal estate $1,300. Next door is Joe Flickinger, day laborer, 39, with his wife S. A., 23; and daughter M. F. 3.

3. Census in 1870 in Lurgan Twp., Franklin, PA. 6 Rich Flickinger, farmer, 36, was living with his mother, Sarah, 72; Catharine, 26; and Martin, 7. Rich's farm was worth $7,600 and personal estate $600. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office was Orrstown.

4. Book: Flickinger Family History, 1927. 3
Henry Flickinger, second son of John, grandson of Johannes, was born Sept. 24, 1792 at Reinholds, Lancaster county, Pa. He was a soldier in the war with England in 1812. He was a miller and a faithful member of the Mennonite or River Brethren church; one that was founded by the Protestant German farmers of Pennsylvania during the period of the Revolution.

Henry married Sarah Bucher, b. Dec 24, 1798. After 1850 they moved from Lancaster to Franklin county, Pa. They died, Henry at 70, Nov. 20, 1863; and Sarah, at 81 Jan 7., 1879. Both bd at Pleasant Hall, Franklin county. (Note: see the book for 7 pages about their children.)


Sarah married Henry Flickinger Sr., son of John Flickinger and Elizabeth Ober, on 25 Jan 1820 in Reading: Trinity Lutheran Church, Berks, PA. (Henry Flickinger Sr. was born on 24 Sep 1792 in Reinholds, Lancaster, PA,3 died on 20 Nov 1863 in Letterkenny Twp., Franklin, PA 3 and was buried in Letterkenny Twp.: Pleasant Hall Cemetery, Franklin, PA.)


  Marriage Notes:

Reverend Muhlenberg married Henry and Sarah.

Sources


1 Gladys Bucher Sowers, The Bucher Family, 1681-1997 (1997. Gladys Bucher Sowers, 1410 Cornwall Road, Lebanon, PA 17042, 78 pp.), Tree Page 1.

2 <i>The Flickinger Family History : including the Flickinger families in the United States of America, Andreas, Joseph, Johannes, Peter, Ulrick Flickinger, colonists, and a dozen later arrivals : records and tributes</i> (Des Moines, Iowa: Success Composition and Print. Co., 1927, 954 pgs. Copy on Heritage Quest.), Page 575-576.

3 <i>The Flickinger Family History : including the Flickinger families in the United States of America, Andreas, Joseph, Johannes, Peter, Ulrick Flickinger, colonists, and a dozen later arrivals : records and tributes</i> (Des Moines, Iowa: Success Composition and Print. Co., 1927, 954 pgs. Copy on Heritage Quest.), Page 562.

4 <i>1850 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, West Cocalico Township, Series: M432 Roll: 789 Page: 371.

5 <i>1860 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Franklin County, Letterkenny Township, Series: M653 Roll: 1111 Page: 451.

6 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Franklin County, Lurgan Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1346 Page: 373.



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