|Birth: ||Jul. 20, 1814|
|Death: ||Nov. 16, 1899|
Ruahanna Garrison was the youngest daughter of Jacob & Margaret (Six) Garrison. Both parents were born in Germany.
Ruhannan had 9 siblings, Elizabeth (Keener), Sarah (Hart), Lydia (Debolt), Cythina (Snider), David, Alfred & Frederick.
George, Sarah, Lydia & Ruahanna moved to Woodford Co, IL. The other siblings stayed in Greene Co, PA.
In 1841 Ruahanna moved to Illinois and shortly was married to Morgan Buckingham on 6 May 1841. The couple had two children who became adults, Margaret (Coen) & Morgan Buckingham. For some years after her marriage to Morgan, Ruahanna would cook by an open fireplace and spin & weave all the cloth and make all of the clothes worn by the family. Her husband Morgan died suddenly after only 4 years of marriage.
On 4 May 1851 Ruahanna married Jesse Hammers, (also from Greene Co, PA). This marriage lasted 30 years until Jesse died. Ruahanna & Jesse had 3 children all who died very young, George, Ruah & Mary.
After Jesse died Ruahanna then made her home with her son Morgan.
Morgan Buckingham (1803 - 1845)
Jesse Hammers (1804 - 1881)*
Morgan Buckingham (1845 - 1918)*
George Hammers (1852 - 1854)*
Ruah Eleanor Hammers (1853 - 1854)*
Mary Hammers (1859 - 1862)*
Plot: Buried with her 1st husband Morgan Buckingham
Created by: The Ancestor Hunter
Record added: Aug 03, 2006
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