John Dohner
(1787-1866)
Catherine Smith
(1793-1871)
Jacob Dohner
(1814-1891)
Elizabeth
(1814-1890)
Catherine Dohner
(1846-1925)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Henry Bucher Jr.

Catherine Dohner 1

  • Born: 14 Sep 1846, , , PA 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Henry Bucher Jr. in 1864 1
  • Died: 1 Aug 1925, Lebanon, Lebanon, PA at age 78 3
  • Buried: Myerstown: Union Cemetery, Lebanon, PA 3

   Another name for Catherine was Kate Dohner.4

   FamilySearch ID: LCR9-RK8.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1870 in S. Lebanon Twp., Lebanon, PA. 2 In 1870 in South Lebanon Township, Henry Bucher Sr. and Henry Jr. were living side by side, as neighbors to other Bucher families.

Henry Sr., 72, retired farmer, was with wife Elizabeth, 65; and daughter Lavina, 36. His real estate is worth $4,000 and possessions $600.

Henry Jr., farmer, 34, was with wife Catherine, 24; Monroe, 5; Henry J., 3; Solomon, 2; and Aaron, 4 months, born in April. His real estate was worth $300 and possessions $500.

Also on the page are the households of in-laws Jacob Dohner and Henry Dohner, followed by these Bucher families:

Jacob Bucher Jr., farmer, 32, was with wife Veronica, 30; Horst, 8; Susan, 6; Veronica, 5; Caleb, 4; and Jacob, 1. Also in the home was domestic servant Mary Robbold, 13; and farm laborers Peter Wise, 62; Israel Snyder, 30; and Nathan Lineaweaver, 21. Jacob's home is worth $15,000 and possessions $2,200.

Ezra Bucher, retired farmer, 56, is with wife Elizabeth, 54; and son Christian, farm laborer, 21. His real estate is worth $26,000 and possessions worth $1,000.

John Bucher, farmer, 31, is with wife Rebecca, 24; Samuel, 6; John, 3; and Annie, 10 months, born in Oct. Kate Binner, domestic servant, 15, lived with them. John has no real estate value and his possessions are worth $2,200.

Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office was Cornwall.

2. Census in 1880 in S. Lebanon Twp., Lebanon, PA. Henry Bucher, farmer, 44, was living with wife Catherine, 33; Monroe, laborer, 15; Henry J., 13; Solomon, 11; Ada M., 6; Rosa, 4; Calvin T., 3; and Kate V., 8 months. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

3. Census in 1900 in Jackson Twp., Lebanon, PA. 5 The 1900 census recorded Henry Bucher, farmer, 65, born Oct 1835, living with wife Catherine, 54, Sep 1846; ; Monroe, farm laborer, 35, May 1865; Solomon, farm laborer, 32, Dec 1868; Ada M., servant, 26, Feb 1874; Calvin, farm laborer, 23, Apr 1877; daughter Rosie Bucher Hertzler, servant, 25, Dec 1875, and grandson Earl Hertzler, 2, Apr 1898. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania. Henry and Catherine were married for 36 years and she had birthed 10 children, 6 still alive in 1900. Rosie was married for 2 years and had birthed 1 child.

4. Census in 1910 in S. Jackson Twp., Lebanon, PA. 6 The 1910 census recorded Henry Bucher, 74, living with wife Catherine, 63; and son Solomon, 41. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

5. Obituary: Lebanon Semi-Weekly News on 3 Aug 1925 in Lebanon, Lebanon, PA. Mrs. Catherine Bucher, nee Dohner, widow of Henry Bucher died this morning at her home on Race Street, after an Illness of two years following a stroke of paralysis, aged 78 years. Deceased survived her husband 12 years and leaves the following children: Monroe, at home; Henry, Dayton, O.; Calvin, White Sulphur Springs, Montana; Mrs. Martin Hertzler, Richland.


Catherine married Henry Bucher Jr., son of Henry Bucher Sr. and Elizabeth Shaak, in 1864.1 (Henry Bucher Jr. was born on 6 Oct 1835 in S. Lebanon Twp., Lebanon, PA,1 7 8 died on 22 Jun 1911 in , Lebanon, PA 8 and was buried in Myerstown: Union Cemetery, Lebanon, PA 8.)


Sources


1 Biographical Annals of Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens and of many of the early settled families. (1904. Chicago. J.H. Beers & Co.), Page 93.

2 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Lebanon County, South Lebanon Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1361 Page: 394.

3 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35839992.

4 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V2XW-5DX Martin R. Hertzler and Rosa Bucher, 1897.

5 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M33L-KZ8 Solomon Bucher in entry for Henry Bucher, 1900.

6 1910 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MG4K-NJ3 Henry Bucher, 1910.

7 1860 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Lebanon County, South Lebanon Township, Series: M653 Roll: 1129 Page: 714.

8 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35839994.



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