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Emily Jane "Emma" English Buchan
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1856
Pulaski County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1924
Ocoee
Orange County
Florida, USA

Emma and Peter Buchan were married on Christmas Eve December 1876. R.E. Mills MG performed the ceremony in Pulaski GA.

They had at least 8 children:

Joseph Arthur Buchan 1878 1950
Ann E. Buchan 1880
Thomas Jefferson Buchan 1886 1974
Lee Ola Buchan 1889 1957
Lela Buchan 1893
David Buchan 1894 1911
Clarence Cornelius Buchan 1896 1977
Daniel Otis Buchan 1898 1963


Family lore is that Emma and Peter had come to Florida from Georgia to work on a farm. While in Florida, Emma died. The family could not afford to transport the body back to Georgia. The owner of the farm (Mather-Smith) they were working for paid for the funeral in exchange for a music concert by the Buchan Quartet (Thomas, Daniel, Clarence, Emma Bernice).

The writing on the stone is homemade - I wonder if Peter, her husband, or Thomas her son, wrote her name on the stone.

Emily Jane was 68 years old when she passed. Emily died from uremia.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elizabeth Christian S. Livingston English (1826 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Peter Daniel Buchan (1854 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Arthur Buchan (1878 - 1950)*
  Thomas Jefferson Buchan (1886 - 1974)*
  Lee Ola Buchan Cook (1889 - 1957)*
  David Buchan (1894 - 1911)*
  Clarence C Buchan (1896 - 1977)*
  Daniel Otis Buchan (1898 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Maryann Theresa English Brown (1850 - 1914)*
  Emily Jane English Buchan (1856 - 1924)
  Elizabeth English Buchan (1861 - 1927)*
  Susan English Brown (1866 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ocoee Cemetery
Ocoee
Orange County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: In Memoriam
Record added: Dec 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81671691
Emily Jane Emma <i>English</i> Buchan
Added by: A. Roller
 
Emily Jane Emma <i>English</i> Buchan
Added by: In Memoriam
 
Emily Jane Emma <i>English</i> Buchan
Added by: In Memoriam
 
 
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Serenity - could you email me please at jadelynsdad@aol.com. Emily J English was my 4th great grandmother as was Peter Daniel Buchan my 4th great grandfather.
- A. Roller
 Added: Jun. 27, 2014

- In Memoriam
 Added: Dec. 7, 2011
 
 
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