Bio - Emma CONGDON Buck b. 1848
Mini-Bios for CAMPBELLs, LUGGs, & BLACKWELLs of Nelson, PA
Emma Eudora CONGDON Buck (1848 - 1928)
Emma was born Nov. 5, 1848, in Nelson, PA; d. Feb. 3, 1928, in Watkins,
Schuyler Co., NY. She married Sept. 30, 1874, Jabez
Leroy Buck, b. 1844 in Schuyler Co., NY.
She was the eldest of 3 children of Sarah
Campbell, b. 1824, in Nelson, d. 1892 in Nelson; and Benjamin
Docray Congdon, b. 1820, on Shelter Island, Suffolk Co., NY, d.
He was a farmer and carpenter. Jabez's parents were William
C. Buck, b. May 2, 1809, in Ulster Co., NY, a farmer; and his 2nd
E. Hanmer, born 1817 in Tompkins Co., NY.
Jabez' younger brother, George
Wallace Buck, b. Mar. 24, 1849, in Schuyler Co., was the second
husband of Emma's 1st cousin, Grace
In Emma's 1924 letter she mentions that a high school girl has been
staying with her for 2 years.
Jabez and Emma Congdon Buck had 2 children:
Correspondence Letters Written:
Mentioned in CCC
Mentioned in other documents:
[wbt - 10/12/2000; last rev. 12/4/2017]