Charlotte Julia Baker was born 24 August 1865 in Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, United States to Robert Baker (1837-1921) and Jane Leiff (1843-1930) and died 16 December 1944 Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States of unspecified causes. She married David Truman Buckingham (1861-1911) 24 January 1886 in Friend, Saline County, Nebraska, United States.

Her name may have been "Julia Charlotte Baker".


Offspring of David Truman Buckingham and Charlotte Julia Baker (1865-1944)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Hazel Jane Buckingham (1890-1981) 12 December 1890 Friend, Saline County, Nebraska, United States 6 March 1981 Saline County, Nebraska, United States Loy Harrison Byers (1889-1949)


Mrs. Charlotte Julia Buckingham, 79, resident of Nebraska 66 years, and of Lincoln about half that time died there at midnight Saturday. Her home was at 5334 Adams. She came with her parents to Friend in 1878 and was married there in 1886 to David Buckingham . Five years later, they bought land between Dorchester and Friend, owned by her parents, and called it the Buckingham farm. They moved to Dorchester in 1904 and he died seven years later. Mrs.Buckingham went to Lincoln in 1914. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. L. H. Byers, Lincoln; a brother, William E. Baker, Cambridge , Nebraska; three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Funeral services were held at 1 PM Tuesday at the First Methodist Church, Rev. Lloyd H. Rising officiating. Burial was in the Andrew Cemetery.

The Buckingham place is now farmed by John Gropp.

Census records

The following three families live side by side in this census:

Census 1930, Nebraska, Lancaster, Lincoln, District 46, page 18
First family:
Buckingham, Charlotte - Head - Widow - Age 64 - Born New York; Father Born England; Mother born New York
Second family:
Byers, Loy H. - Head - age 41; Born Nebraska, Parents both born Iowa; married 23 years
Byers, Hazel J. - age 39 - Born Nebraska; Father Illinois, Mother New York; married 21 years (cute)
Byers, Merwin Dale, son, age 10, Born Nebraska
Byers, Robert Dean, son, age 8, Born Nebraska
Byers, Ruth Jean, daughter, age 1, Born Nebraska
Third Family:
Lakin, Lewis - Head - age 44 - married 21 years
Lakin, Bertie Mae - Wife - age 44 - married 21 years
Lakin, Maynard C. - Son - age 16
AKER, Jane - grandmother - age 87 - born New York (Mrs. Robert Baker)
Fensler, Elizabeth - roomer

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