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Charles Buckius
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1824
Death: Dec. 28, 1915

Parents: William Buckius (1781-1861) and Justina (weiss) Buckius (1787-1876)
Charles was educated in Lancaster subscription schools; apprenticed to tinsmith Jacob Gable; at age 18 he began his life-long trade of shoemaking. His shoe store was on N. Queen Street, Lancaster. He was a Lancaster street commissioner and also served several terms on the Lancaster City Council. Was superintendent of the shoe department of the Lancaster County Prison. 1847: became a member of the Order of the Odd Fellows. A staunch Republican; member of the PA Republican committee which attended the 1860 Republican National Convention in Chicago, IL (along with his brother Wm. Buckius). Member of Trinity Lutheran Church. (Biographical Annals of Lancaster County).

Source for Buckius family information:
Linda H. (ID# 47099229)
Family links: 
  Margaret M. Beaty Buckius (1827 - 1912)*
  John Hertzler Buckius (1846 - 1850)*
  Charles Buckius (1849 - 1879)*
  Elizabeth Buckius (1851 - 1916)*
  Augusta Wise Buckius Demuth (1856 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Group photo of Buckius gravestones added by Dana Dancy, 16 Sept 2010.
Woodward Hill Cemetery
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section L, 787
Created by: Linda Stienstra
Record added: Jun 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38802785
Charles Buckius
Added by: Linda Stienstra
Charles Buckius
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Charles Buckius
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