Albert Gallatin Buffum

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Albert Gallatin Buffum

  • Birth 15 Jul 1809 Rhode Island, USA
  • Death 14 Jan 1892 Le Roy, Decatur County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Garden Grove, Decatur County, Iowa, USA
  • Plot Block D, Rows 1 & 2
  • Memorial ID 36813113

He married first to Mary Love in 1836 in Erie County, New York. They had five children. They migrated to Iowa about 1863, settling in Decatur County. He was one of six who helped erect and organize the Presbyterian Church at LeRoy, Iowa. He married second to Sarah Matilda Kendall, the widow of Davison Macy, on 4 June 1874 in Garden Grove, Iowa. He is buried in the Buffum plot with his first wife; his second wife, Sarah, is buried with her first husband, Davison, in the same cemetery.


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A. G. Buffum
Died
Jan 14, 1892
Ae 82 Y. 5 M.
29 D.
He was a kind & affectionate
husband, a fond father and a friend
to all.


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  • Created by: Diane Gravlee
  • Added: 6 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36813113
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Gallatin Buffum (15 Jul 1809–14 Jan 1892), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36813113, citing Garden Grove Cemetery, Garden Grove, Decatur County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Diane Gravlee (contributor 47083760) .