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Ruahanna Garrison Buckingham Hammers
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1814
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1899
Woodford County
Illinois, USA

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.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Morgan Buckingham (1803 - 1845)
  Jesse Hammers (1804 - 1881)*
 
 Children:
  Morgan Buckingham (1845 - 1918)*
  George Hammers (1852 - 1854)*
  Ruah Eleanor Hammers (1853 - 1854)*
  Mary Hammers (1859 - 1862)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Buckingham Cemetery
Cazenovia
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Buried with her 1st husband Morgan Buckingham
 
Created by: The Ancestor Hunter
Record added: Aug 03, 2006
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Ruahanna <i>Garrison</i> Buckingham Hammers
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Ruahanna <i>Garrison</i> Buckingham Hammers
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Ruahanna <i>Garrison</i> Buckingham Hammers
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 Added: Aug. 3, 2006
 
 
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