|Mary Ann Gresh
Noted events in her life were:
1. She appeared on the census in 1880 in Boyertown, Berks, PA. 5 The 1880 Census shows F. N. Bucher, age 50, saloon keeper, living with wife Mary A., age 52; Thomas, 19, laborer; Ida A., 14; and Fred, 11, laborer. All Buchers were born in Pennsylvania. Also living with them are Philip Kohler, 24, born in Bavaria, works in cigar factory; and Emil Caluse, 31, born in Baden, Germany, works in cigar factory.
2. She appeared on the census in 1900 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 6 The 1900 census recorded Mary Ann Bucher, 73, born Jun 1826, living with her son-in-law, Elwood Gilbert, 21, Aug 1878, and his daughter Mary, 9 months old, Aug 1899.
Mary married Franklin N. Bucher, son of Dieter Bucher and Rachel, on 7 Aug 1852 in Skippack Twp., Montgomery, PA.1 (Franklin N. Bucher was born on 21 Nov 1829 in Douglass Twp., Montgomery, PA,1 7 8 died on 14 Mar 1891 in Boyertown, Berks, PA 1 8 and was buried in Boyertown: Fairview Cemetery, Berks, PA 8.)
1 Berks Demokrat, 14 Mar 1891 Obituary of Frank N. Bucher.
2 Kline, John Jacob, A history of the Lutheran Church in New Hanover, Montgomery County, Penna. (New Hanover, Pa.: The Congregation, 1910, 727 pgs.), Page 303.
3 Ohio, Deaths and Burials, 1854-1997 (FamilySearch.org), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F6K2-B6K Franklin Bucher in entry for Elmina Gilbert, 12 Aug 1939.
4 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14268016.
5 1880 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Berks County, Boyertown, Series: T9 Roll: 1099 Page: 160.
6 1900 United States Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Allentown Ward 7, Lehigh, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1429; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0067; FHL microfilm: 1241429.
7 1850 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Douglass Township, Series: M432 Roll: 799 Page: 198.
8 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14267995.