Dorothy “Dolly” Buffet

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Dorothy “Dolly” Buffet (Young)

Birthplace: Pitcairn Island
Death: April 24, 1863 (61-70)
Norfolk Island
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edward Young, {Bounty Mutineer} and Mauatua, aka Mainmast, aka Maimiti
Wife of John Buffett, {Cyrus crew}
Mother of Thomas Buffett; David Buffett; John Buffett; Robert Pitcairn Buffett and Edward Buffett
Sister of Edward Young and James Young
Half sister of George Young; Polly Adams; Robert Young; William Young; Thursday October Christian and 2 others

Managed by: Keith Millard
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About Dorothy “Dolly” Buffet;

Dorothy Young was born in 1797 at Pitcairn Island. She was the daughter of Edward Young and Mauatua (?). She married John Buffett on 10 February 1824 at Pitcairn Island. She died on 24 April 1863 at Norfolk Island. Dorothy Young also went by the nick-name of Dolly. From 10 February 1824, her married name became Buffett. When Captain Beechey visited Pitcairn in 1808, she was part of the 'Pitcairn Island Band'. She played a gourd with a longitudinal slit at one end, beating a rapid tattoo with her hands.

Children of Dorothy Young and John Buffett Thomas Buffett+2 b. 3 Jan 1825, d. 18 Oct 1900 David Buffett+2 b. 27 May 1826, d. 7 Aug 1924 John Buffett+2 b. 21 Jul 1826, d. 23 Jun 1906 Robert Pitcairn Buffett2 b. 26 Mar 1830, d. 2 Jan 1916 Edward Buffett+2 b. 27 Nov 1835, d. 28 Nov 1911

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Dorothy “Dolly” Buffet's Timeline

Pitcairn Island
January 3, 1825
Pitcairn Island
May 27, 1826
Pitcairn Island
July 21, 1826
Pitcairn Island
May 26, 1830
Pitcairn Island
November 27, 1835
Pitcairn Island
April 24, 1863
Age 66
Norfolk Island