Buck, Herman E., was born in the town of Farmington, Washington county,Wis., May 14, 1847. His father, Benjamin
F. Buck, was born in Bradford county, Pa., in 1823, moving to Wisconsin in 1846, returning to Bradford county in
1848, and now resides in the State of Washington. Herman E. Buck enlisted in 1862, in the 75th N. Y. Vols., and
served one year and a half, when he was honorably discharged on a surgeon's certificate of disability. In 1869
Mr. Buck came to Hornellsville, and to Canisteo the following year, where he has since remained, and at the present
time is conducting the retail boot and shoe business. In 1872 Mr. Buck was married to Elbertine Shuart of Pennsylvania.
They have two children living, Gertrude S. and William E. Mr. Buck has been supervisor of them town, a member of
the Legislature, and has held various minor town offices, and at present is president of the village of Canisteo.
He is a member of Morning Star Lodge No. 65, F. and A. M., of which he is a past master; he is also a member of
Abram Allen Post No. 194, G. A. R.
Landmarks of Steuben County, New York
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