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Hannah Buckingham Forbes
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1812
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1857
Marshall County
Illinois, USA

Hannah Buckingham was the daughter of Isaac & Sarah (Jones) Buckingham.

She was one of 10 children. Hannah grew up in the hills of SW Pennsylvania.

In 1832 when Hannah was 20 her father Isaac moved the family to the good farm lands in Woodford Co, Illinois. All of her siblings even if they were married made the move from PA to IL. The opportunities the available good land gave were many and to good to miss.

Just over a year after the move Hannah married William Forbes on 24 Oct 1834.

In Sep 1831 the Forbes had come from NC and settled in nearby Hopewell twp of Marshall County.

William and Hannah had 6 children, Mary (Broaddus), Sarah (Broaddus), Ellen (Casey), Amanda (died young), Courtney (Trask) and Isaac (Big Ike).

In 1842 her husband died before his 33d birthday leaving Hannah a widow and with 5 children to raise. Sadly, in 1857 at a young age of 44 Hannah also passed. 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Buckingham (1772 - 1849)
  Sarah Jones Buckingham (1781 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  William Forbes (1809 - 1842)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Forbes Broaddus (1832 - 1872)*
  Mary Jane Forbes Broaddus (1835 - 1904)*
  Amanda M. Forbes (1840 - 1851)*
  Cortena A. Forbes Trask (1842 - 1884)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daughter Buckingham*
  Morgan Buckingham (1803 - 1845)*
  Jane Buckingham Boys (1805 - 1855)*
  Mary Buckingham Garrison (1807 - 1851)*
  Eleanor Buckingham Hammers (1808 - 1850)*
  Ruth Buckingham Remley (1810 - 1842)*
  Hannah Buckingham Forbes (1812 - 1857)
  Enoch Buckingham (1814 - 1818)*
  William Buckingham (1815 - 1858)*
  Sarah Buckingham Forbes (1820 - 1871)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Hannah, wife of Wm. Forbes
Mar. 16, 1857
44 yrs 6 mo. 30ds.
 
Burial:
Forbes Cemetery
Henry
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: The Ancestor Hunter
Record added: Jul 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15094034
Hannah <i>Buckingham</i> Forbes
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Hannah <i>Buckingham</i> Forbes
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