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Joshua BUFFUM

Male 1713 - 1793  (79 years)


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  • Name Joshua BUFFUM 
    Born 15 Oct 1713  Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Mar 1793  Dover, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • "It was in 1743 that Joshua accompanied his father-in-law to North Berwick, Maine and resided there for the rest of his life."

      "It was proposed in 1934 that a Buffum family organization be formed with the primary objet of acquiring the old homestead at North Berwick, of preserving it as one of the few typical colonial farmhouses left in New England and of using it as a place to which the family may go . . ."
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    Person ID I4281  Families
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2010 

    Father Caleb BUFFUM,   b. 14 May 1673, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 Aug 1728  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Mary GASKILL,   b. 1 Oct 1676 
    Married 9 Jul 1703  Lynn, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • "Caleb Buffum who resided in Salem, Mass., was married 'at ye house of Samuel Collins in Lynn' according to the Salem Marriage Certificate book." [1]
    Family ID F1677  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth ESTES,   b. Aft 1712, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 21 May 1741  Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Mary BUFFUM,   b. 7 Jan 1742
     2. Elizabeth BUFFUM,   b. 29 Jun 1743
     3. Caleb BUFFUM,   b. 5 Feb 1745
     4. Joshua BUFFUM,   b. 22 Feb 1746
     5. John BUFFUM,   b. 30 May 1749
     6. Hannah BUFFUM,   b. 2 Jul 1753
     7. Lydia BUFFUM,   b. 3 Jul 1759
     8. Samuel BUFFUM,   b. 19 Apr 1762
     9. Mary BUFFUM,   b. 7 Jan 1765
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2010 
    Family ID F1718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S188] Buffum Family Vol II, Owen A Perkins, Historian, Buffum Family Association, (Buffum Family Assoc. Inc., New York, 1983).