Ezekiel Buck, Sr.

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Ezekiel Buck, Sr.

Birthplace: Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
Place of Burial: Rocky Hill, Hartford, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Emanuel (Enoch) Buck; Emanuel Enoch Buck; Sarah Buck and Sarah Riley
Husband of Rachel Beebe and Rachel Buck
Father of Ezekiel Buck, Jr.; Rachel B Pierce; Jonathan Buck; Stephen Buck; Enoch Buck and 6 others
Brother of John Buck; Jonathan Buck and Child Buck
Half brother of Mary Buck; Mary Buck; David Buck; Sarah Churchill; Hannah Norton and 3 others

Occupation: Farmer/Militia
Managed by: Thomas brier Elliott
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Immediate Family

About Ezekiel Buck, Sr.

Ezekiel Buck

  • Birth: Jan 15 1650 - Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
  • Death: Mar 3 1713 - Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
  • Wife: Rachel Andrews
  • Child: Enoch Buck

According to the Harvey history of the Buck family, Ezekiel was a farmer and served in the militia. In 1698 he became one of the original purchasers of properties of the Durham Grant. He was a founder of Newington, near Wethersfield, CT. Harvey indicates all children were by wife Rachel Andrews, making no mention of a first wife Rachel Beebe.

Per Harvey Ezekiel lived on a tract of land adjoining his brother Jonathan Buck.

Harvey indicates that Ezekiel's son Ezekiel Buck, Jr. was a farmer of the unfortunate kind. The town records of Wethersfield contain an order relating to him under date of July 14, 1715:

"Voted by the townsmen, that whereas Ezekiel Buck has a long time been under infirmities of body, and has put himself into the hand of a physician for a cure, and has not wherewith to answer the charge, It is voted, that the selectmen, for the time being shall supply him with a sufficiency of money, or what is needful in his necessity, in order to his obtaining of a cure of his infirmity."

Per Harvey Ezekiel Buck, Jr. died soon after the entry of this order leaving issue Ezekiel and Sarah of the 4th generation (see page 42).



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Ezekiel Buck, Sr.'s Timeline

January 15, 1650
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
January 8, 1676
Age 25
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
July 23, 1678
Age 28
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
July 23, 1679
Age 29
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
February 2, 1680
Age 30
Wethersfield, Hartford, Conn
April 5, 1683
Age 33
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
April 8, 1685
Age 35
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
January 31, 1687
Age 37
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
January 9, 1688
Age 37
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA