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BUCKMAN, BENJAMIN

Born in year 1759 and died in 1842
Date of Birth
1759-04-16
Date of Death
1842-10-01
County
Washington
Township
Washington
Cemetery
OLD BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY
Spouse 1
ESTHER BROWN (M -05/18/1791)
Spouse 2
EUNICE JUDD MATHERS (M 12/11/1796) 5 CHILDREN
Parents
UNKNOWN - BUCKMAN
Comments
THE BODY OF BENJAMIN BUCKMAN WAS MOVED BY HIS FAMILY TO FAIRVIEW CEMETERY IN NEW ALBANY.
Comments
ACCORDING TO SOME SOURCES, HE WAS AN ORDERLY SARGEANT IN THE CONTINENTAL ARMY, SAID TO HAVE BEEN A PRISIONER IN QUEBEC FOR 6 MONTHS AND ALSO SAID TO HAVE BEEN WITH GENERAL WASHINGTON AT THE CROSSING OF THE DELAWARE.

OLD BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY Cemetery Location

Coordinates
38°36'13.37"N 86° 5'53.85"W