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William Buffington
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1773
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA
Death: May 8, 1854
Newark
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA

Son of Joel and Elizabeth Logan Buffington.

Farmer, boatman, religious lecturer.

Married in 1798, Washington Co., Ohio, to Sarah Hughes.

Married in 1817, Wood Co., (W)Va., to Frances Goff (Timms) Rowland, widow of George Rowland, and daughter of Elisha Timms.)

William Buffington died intestate in Wirt County and certain court proceedings determined his heirs-at-law to be his surviving widow, Frances Timms Buffington, and his following thirteen children:

Elizabeth Buffington Tubbs (1799)
Solomon W. Buffington (1805)
Samuel Buffington (1807)
Salvina Buffington Hall (1813)
Seth W. Buffington (1815)
George William Buffington (1819)
Elisha Timms Buffington (1820)
Susannah Buffington (1822)
Wesley F. Buffington (1823)
Brooks Buffington (1826)
Jane P. Buffington Woodyard (1827)
Baldwin R. Buffington (1832)
Phoebe R. Buffington Woodyard (1834) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joel Buffington (1744 - 1821)
 
 Children:
  Solomon Buffington (1805 - 1862)*
  Salvina Buffington Hall (1813 - 1895)*
  Seth Wesley Buffington (1817 - 1877)*
  Elisha Timms Buffington (1820 - 1898)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Buffington (1773 - 1854)
  Joseph X. Buffington (1776 - 1849)*
  Abraham Buffington (1784 - 1861)*
  Jacob Buffington (1785 - 1880)*
  Susan Buffington Nighswonger (1794 - 1870)*
  Richard Buffington (1797 - 1840)*
  Mary Magdalena Buffington Dewitt (1797 - 1886)*
  Asa Buffington (1799 - 1834)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
William Buffington
died May 8, 1854
aged 80 yrs. 5 mos. & 20 d.
 
Burial:
Buffington Cemetery
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Marjorie
Record added: Sep 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58731612
William Buffington
Added by: Marjorie
 
 
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