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George Buffington, I
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1759
Death: Mar. 26, 1830

George was born in Bradford Township, Chester County, PA and married Barbara Hoffman on September 2, 1782, and together the had the following children:

Elizabeth, born 12/23/1782, married George Lubold
Isaac, born 8/8/1784
Jacob, born 5/16/1786
Mary, born 7/26/1788
Susanna, born 8/25/1790, married first Jacob Fisher
married second Jacob Yeager
Rachel, born 4/3/1792, married Christopher Lark
George II, born 5/12/1795, married Catherine Yeager
Catherine, born 2/15/1797, married John Yeager
Margaretha, born 8/27/1799, married John George Daniel
John, born 1/7/1804

Barbara and her husband George were probably buried where the John Peter Hoffman memorial stone is now located,at the base of Short Mountain in Lykens, PA. It looks as though, any stones that remained from this small farm cemetery into the 1900's, were relocated to the Hoffman Church Cemetery (St. Peter's now).

Because George served in the militia during the Revolutionary War, I am going to try to have the U.S. Dept. of Military Affairs issue a replacement stone for this grave, as I did for George's brother, Thomas, buried in the Harrisburg Cemetery. 
 
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 Children:
  Elizabeth Buffington Lubold (1782 - 1832)*
  Isaac Buffington (1784 - 1827)*
  Jacob Buffington (1786 - 1872)*
  Mary Buffington (1788 - 1788)*
  Susanna Buffington Yeager (1790 - 1849)*
  Rachel Buffington Lark (1792 - 1828)*
  George Buffington (1795 - 1867)*
  Catherine Buffington Yeager (1797 - 1826)*
  Margareth Buffington Daniel (1799 - 1839)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Revolutionary War Soldier
 
Burial:
Saint Peters Cemetery
Lykens
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Daniel Buffington
Record added: Apr 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26065174
George Buffington, I
Added by: Daniel Buffington
 
George Buffington, I
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George Buffington, I
Added by: Daniel Buffington
 
 
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Remembering you on Patriots Day.Thank you for your service .
- Yvette Bixler
 Added: Apr. 15, 2013
I'm hoping Daniel can get a new grave stone for you George.R.I.P. Thankyou for your service.You're a hero.
- Dean Bixler
 Added: Jun. 10, 2011
Another Patriot Buffington to honor.
- Laura McQuaid
 Added: Jul. 20, 2010
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