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 Caroline Grace “Carol” Buck

Caroline Grace “Carol” Buck

Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Death Oct 1992 (aged 72)
Vineland, Cumberland County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Vineland, Cumberland County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 68719624 · View Source
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The daughter of Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning author, Pearl S. Buck. Carol became mentally challenged after birth due to an inherited metabolic disease called phenylketonuria (PKU). Newborn babies in developed countries are now screened for PKU and with monitoring and a special diet can have normal mental development. Pearl Buck wrote the book about her daughter "The Child Who Never Grew".

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  • Added: 21 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68719624
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Caroline Grace “Carol” Buck (4 Mar 1920–Oct 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68719624, citing Training School at Vineland Cemetery, Vineland, Cumberland County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by amyr (contributor 47306675) .