Lucy Rebecca Buck (Lucy Rebecca Buck)

Lucy Rebecca Buck

Civil War Diarist, author of “Sad Earth, Sweet Heaven,” the diary of Lucy Rebecca Buck during the War between the States, Front Royal, Virginia – December 25, 1861 – April 15, 1865, and “Shadows of My Heart,” the Civil War diary of Lucy Rebecca Buck of Virginia. Lucy was only 18 when the Civil War started. She kept a diary until the end of the war chronicling the events of the Civil War that took place in Front Royal, her home town. (bio by: Janet Greentree)  Family links:  Parents:  William Mason Buck (1809 – 1895)  Elizabeth Ann Ashby Buck (1820 – 1904)  Siblings:  Alvin Duval Buck (1838 – 1922)*  Irving Ashby Buck (1840 – 1912)*  Ellen Catherine Buck (1844 – 1902)*  Lucy Rebecca Buck (1845 – 1918)  Marcus Newton Buck (1846 – 1846)*  Laura Virginia Buck (1847 – 1927)*  Orville Mauzy Buck (1849 – 1877)*  Robert Carey Buck (1851 – 1916)*  Annie Neville Buck (1853 – 1907)*  William Richardson Buck (1856 – 1947)*  Cora Blakemore Buck (1858 – 1859)*  Thomas Evred Buck (1860 – 1911)*  Frank Latrobe Buck (1861 – 1909)* *Calculated relationship

Born

  • September, 25, 1845
  • USA

Died

  • August, 08, 1918
  • USA

Cemetery

  • Prospect Hill Cemetery
  • Virginia
  • USA

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