Esther Gilbert 2
Another name for Esther was Hettie Gilbert.1
Noted events in her life were:
1. Residence: in 1871 in Pottstown, Montgomery, PA. 1
2. She appeared on the census in 1900 in Reading, Berks, PA. 4 The 1900 census recorded at 135 W. Buttonwood: Lewis H. Bucher, pudler iron works, 50, born Mar 1850, with wife Esther G., 46, Jun 1854; son Raymond L., 14, Feb 1886; son Ralph W., machinist, 21, Oct 1879; daughter-in-law Bertha, 18, Jul 1882; and grandchild Esther, 1, Nov 1899. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.
Esther married Lewis Herman Bucher, son of Henry Bucher and Hannah Moser, on 5 Aug 1871 in Pottstown: Trinity Reformed Church, Montgomery, PA.1 (Lewis Herman Bucher was born on 31 Mar 1850 in Pottsgrove Twp., Montgomery, PA,5 6 7 died on 2 Jan 1911 in Pottstown, Montgomery, PA 2 6 and was buried in Pottstown: Pottstown Cemetery, Montgomery, PA 6.)
They were married by Rev. L. K. Evans.
1 Trinity Reformed Church, Pottstown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.
2 Fox, Cyrus T, Reading and Berks County, Pennsylvania, a history (New York: Lewis Historical Pub. Co., 1925, 1315 pgs.), Vol. 2, Page 285.
3 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50598526.
4 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3M5-SNL Raymond L Bucher in entry for Lewis H Bucher, 1900.
5 1850 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Pottsgrove Township, Series: M432 Roll: 799 Page: 61.
6 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50598525.
7 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Pottstown, Series: M593 Roll: 1378 Page: 271.