She was the daughter of Caleb and Phebe (Purdy) Husted, and she was the wife of David Buzzard, a farmer, who was born in Pennsylvania about 1817. They were married Feb 26, 1849 in McDonough County. Several of their children were born in Iowa: Franklin about 1858, Timothy about 1860, Elvira in 1862, and Daniel in1865. Their youngest child, Peter, was born in Illinois in 1867.
World Family Tree on Ancestry.com shows two additional children, Clarinda (born 1850) and Simon (born 1856) both born in McDonough County, IL who do not appear on any census records for the family.
Sarah's brothers Talmon and Amos are also buried in this cemetery. Her parents died in McDonough County and are possibly also interred in this cemetery.
It's very difficult to get a good photograph of the inscription on the stone. It is a very simple, apparantly hand written, inscription showing only her name. The is buried adjacent to her two brothers in this cemetery.
Clarinda Buzzard Schoff (1850 - 1907)*
Frank Buzzard (1856 - 1921)*
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Originally Created by: Carolyn.Complete
Record added: Nov 27, 2007
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