Catherine Geitgey 1
Noted events in her life were:
1. She appeared on the census in 1860 in Pleasant Valley, Jo Daviess, IL. 2 Jno J. Bucher, [John], farmer, 60, was living with wife Anna, 58; Barbara, 19; Andrew, 17; George, 13. John and wife were born in Switzerland, the children in Ohio. His real estate was worth $2,000 and personal estate $700. The post office was Pleasant Valley.
1 Carroll County Directory - History of Carroll County (1878.), Mt. Carroll City. Online at http://www.iltrails.org/carroll/carroll1878dirmtcarroll.html.
2 1860 United States Census, Illinois, Jo Daviess County, Pleasant Valley, Series: M653 Roll: 189 Page: 889.