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. 1897.

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 wife, Susan 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 B. Campbell.

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:

  1. George Leroy Buck, b. 1877 in Sugar Hill, Schuyler Co., NY, m. Anna Marie Knabjohann; &
  2. Myra Arline Buck, b. 1884 in Sugar Hill, m. William Seiders.
Campbell Cousins Correspondence Letters Written:
v1r1 p33 June 15, 1923
v1r2 p53-54 Oct. 17, 1923
v2 p46-47 Apr. 13, 1924
v3 p29-30 Mar. 31, 1925
v4 p40-42 Mar. 30, 1926

Mentioned in CCC Letters:
v1r1 p3 Intro - Emma
v1r1 p18 Jennie SELPH Cady - Cousin Em
v1r1 p22 Minnie TUBBS Clark - Cousin Emma
v1r1 p27 Mary CAMPBELL Shipman - Emma Buck
v1r1 p47 Will Selph - Cousin Emma Buck
v1r2 p43 Charles H. Congdon - sister Em
v1r2 p49 Geo. L. Buck - mother - photo
v1r2 p52 Myra BUCK Seiders - Mother & Father
v1r2 p61 Inez HOYT Boller - Emma Buck
v1r2 p68 Mabel SHIPMAN Shaw - Mrs. Emma Buck
v2 p34 Mary CAMPBELL Shipman - Cousin Emma Buck
v2 p92 Will Selph - Em Buck
v3 p5 Eva HOOKER Hills - Em Buck
v3 p18 Inez HOYT Boller - Em Buck
v3 p24 Treva HOOKER Hazlett - Cousin Em Buck
v3 pp60-1 Ed Congdon - Emma; Em
v3 p76 Edith LODER Selph - Cousin Emma Buck
v3 p77 Myra BUCK Seiders - Mother
v4 pi Photo - Emma Buck
v4 p11 Mark Seely - Em
v4 pp21-22 Eva HOOKER Hills - Cousin Em Buck, Em
v4 p44 Elizabeth HOYT Walker - Cousin Em Buck, Aunt Em
v4 p48b Photo - Emma Buck
v4 p73 Ed T. Congdon - Em
v4 p77 Jessica HOYT Thompson - Aunt Em & Uncle Jabe
v4 p79 George L. Buck - Mother
v4 p95 Myra BUCK Seiders - Mother
v4 p96 Will Selph - Cousin Emma Buck

Mentioned in other documents:

[wbt - 10/12/2000; last rev. 12/4/2017]

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