In my files I have the father of Susannah Buffington
as Ezekiel Buffington.
Ezekiel , 1st an Englishman. He was the first generation of
Buffington Family in America. He was born
ca 1738. Married Mary Fawling nee Emory ca 1764 in the Cherokee Nation East, Tennessee. N.F.R.
His parents unknown.
Wife Mary (Fawling nee Emory)1/4 Cherokee.
Her first marriage was to Rim Fawling, an Englishman.
Her second marriage was to Ezekiel Buffington, an Englishman.
Her third was consort husband (*) Joseph Martin, Jr.,
Mary was the daughter of (*) William and (*) Mary (Grant)
Emory. Ezekiel and Mary (Fawling) Buffington were the parents of six children,
who were 1/8 Cherokees.
Elizabeth Buffington, born ca 1765 in the Cherokee Nation
East Tennessee. (1m) David McLaughlin, (2m) Jeremiah C. Towers.
Susannah Buffington, born ca 1766 in the Cherokee Nation East
Tennessee. (1m) Jeffery Beck, (2) Surry Eaton.
Annie Buffington, born ca 1768 in the Cheorkee Nation East,
Tennessee. (m) James Daniel.
Ellis Buffington, Sr. born 1770 in the Cherokee Nation
East, Tennessee. His (1m) Catherine Daniel. His (2m) Lydia Snow nee Wright.
Mary Buffington, born ca 1772 in the Cherokee Nation
East, Tennessee. (m) James Daniel.
Thomas Buffington, born ca 1774 in the Cherokee Nation East, Tennessee. (m) Mary Daniel.
The book you need (or I can make copies for you from it as it
is in our library) "Genealogy of Old and New Cherokee Indian Families
by Frank Bell. I will (if you need) make copies of the pages I have on the Buffingtons (5 pages).
My family chart of Jeffrey Beck born 1773, Guilford Co., North Carolina.
Died ca 1819.
Susannah Buffington Beck married Surry Eaton
11 march 1824, Hall County, Georgia.
The children I have charted for Susannah Beck
was Jeffrey Beck, b. 15 or 16 Jan. 1814, Forsyth Co., Ga., mrd
Sarah "Sallie" Downing
This Jeffrey Beck died 12 April 1883 and buried Beck Cemetery
Flint, Delaware County, Oklahoma.
John Beck born Feb 1811 Cherokee Nation East, GA, married Emily Duncan.
Ga. Married Emily Duncan ca 1833. He died 1867 Oklahoma
Cherokee Nation Indian Territory.
Pauline "Polly" Beck married James Kesterson , 18 May 1871.
"Polly Kesterson died 14 February 1874. "PollyP was killed by Ezekill Proctor. Proctor trying to kill Kesterson. "Polly" stepped in front of Kesterson.
Arie Beck married Joseph Sturdivant. Her second marriage was to Brice Hildebrand.
Note that Jeffrey Beck was elected Senator from Delaware District 1857.
I also have a note that Deed dated 1-7-1807. Deed Book 8, page 573, from Ezekiel E. Buffington to Isaiah Beck, 200 acres on the waters of Little River. Recorded 9-6-1813.
Does this help.