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Buffham Family

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William Buffham, born about 1801 in England. Listed as optician in 1860 census. Builder of reflective telescopes. Owned 120 acres in Section 6 Township 46 N Range 11 E. Wife Eliza, was born on July 18, 1801, in England. She died on June 18, 1897, in Racine, Wisconsin. Children: John, born about 1838 in England; Elizabeth, born on April 8, 1838, at Rochdale, England, and died on April 9, 1914, at Racine, Wisconsin; George, born about 1841 in Scotland; Kirkpatrick, born about 1843 in Scotland. John may have gone to Racine, Wisconsin, and died there in September, 1904, at age 68. Died in Racine, Wisconsin, in June, 1871.
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