Joseph L. Bucher Sr.
(Cir 1793-)
Abraham Heaps
John R. Bucher
Rachel Heaps
Mary E. Bucher


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1. Matthew S. Wolfe

Mary E. Bucher 1 2

  • Born: 1855, West Hempfield Twp., Lancaster, PA 1 2
  • Marriage (1): Matthew S. Wolfe
  • Died: 22 Dec 1908, Columbia, Lancaster, PA at age 53 2
  • Buried: Columbia: Mount Bethel Cemetery, Lancaster, PA 2

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1870 in West Hempfield Twp., Lancaster, PA. 1 John Bucher, clerk at s. mill, 42, was married to Rachel, 38. Living with them: Mary, 15; Alice, 13; and Joseph, 11. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania except Rachel was a Maryland native. John had no real estate value and his possessions were worth $150. The post office was Columbia.

2. Census in 1880 in Columbia, Lancaster, PA. 3 John Bucher, working in saw mill, 51, was living with Rachel, 47; Mary, 23; Alice, 21; and Joseph, 19. Rachel was born in Maryland, the others in Pennsylvania. The listing was in the 2nd Ward, Columbia, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

3. She signed a will in 1908 in , Lancaster, PA. Her will is discussed in detail in an article in the Lancaster Law Review available on Google Books at

Mary married Matthew S. Wolfe. (Matthew S. Wolfe was born in 1855 in , Lancaster, PA,4 died on 8 Apr 1913 in Columbia, Lancaster, PA 4 and was buried in Columbia: Mount Bethel Cemetery, Lancaster, PA 4.)


1 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, West Hempfield Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1359 Page: 496.

2 <i>Billion Graves Index</i>,

3 1880 United States Census, FHL Film 1255141; National Archives Film T9-1141; Page 108B.

4 <i>Billion Graves Index</i>,

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