John Dohner
(1787-1866)
Catherine Smith
(1793-1871)
Eliza Dohner
(1832-1910)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Rev. Christian Bucher

Eliza Dohner 1 2 3 4

  • Born: May 1832, , , PA 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Rev. Christian Bucher on 3 Oct 1858 1 2 3
  • Died: 1910 at age 78 2

   FamilySearch ID: LCR1-74V.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1870 in S. Lebanon Twp., Lebanon, PA. 4 Christian Bucher, retail drygood merchant, 36, was living with wife Eliza, 37; Mohler, 10; Alice, 10; Allen, 8; Esther, 7; Clara, 5; and twins Ada and Amy, 3 months. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office was Shaefferstown. Also with them: Catharine Dohner, 77.

2. Census in 1880 in Heidelberg Twp., Lebanon, PA. 5 Christian Bucher, minister, 46, was living with wife Eliza, 48; Mohler, laborer, 20; Alice, 20; Allen, laborer, 18; Esther, 17; Clara, 15; Ada, 10 and Annie, 10. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

3. Census in 1900 in Heidelberg Twp., Lebanon, PA. 3 Christian Bucher, farmer, 66, Nov 1833, was married for 42 years to Eliza, 68, May 1832. She had birthed 7 children, all alive in 1900. With them: Clara, seamstress, 35, Apr 1865, single; and Amy, seamstress, 30, May 1870, single.

His neighbor is son Mohler Bucher, farmer, 40, May 1860, married for 19 years to Sallie, 36, Oct 1863. She had birthed 5 children, all alive in 1900 and with them: Ida, 17; Sep 1882; Cora, 15, Jul 1884; Mary, 10, Apr 1890; Kate, 8, Nov 1891; and Miles, 2, Jun 1897.

Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.


Eliza married Rev. Christian Bucher, son of Jacob M. Bucher Sr. and Veronica Brubaker, on 3 Oct 1858.1 2 3 (Rev. Christian Bucher was born on 4 Nov 1833 in S. Lebanon Twp., Lebanon, PA 1 2 3 4 6 and died in 1916 2.)


Sources


1 Meginness, John F., Biographical Annals Of Lancaster County, Pa: Containing Biographical And Genealogical Sketches Of Prominent And Representative Citizens And Many Of The Early Settlers (J. H. BEERS and CO., 1903. Online at: https://books.google.com/books?id=HM4xAQAAMAAJ), Page 126.

2 Gladys Bucher Sowers, The Bucher Family, 1681-1997 (1997. Gladys Bucher Sowers, 1410 Cornwall Road, Lebanon, PA 17042, 78 pp.), Tree Page 7.

3 1900 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Lebanon County, Heidelberg Township, Series: T623 Roll: 1427 Pages: 96-97.

4 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Lebanon County, Heidelberg Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1361 Page: 103.

5 1880 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Lebanon County, Heidelberg Township, Family History Library Film 1255145, NA Film Number T9-1145, Page 101B.

6 Gladys Bucher Sowers, The Bucher Family, 1681-1997 (1997. Gladys Bucher Sowers, 1410 Cornwall Road, Lebanon, PA 17042, 78 pp.), Tree Page 4.



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