Elbert B Buchanan

1877–29 July 1906 (Age 29)
TX

The Life of Elbert B

When Elbert B Buchanan was born in 1877, his father, Thomas Newton Buchanan, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth 'Betty' Denton Buchanan, was 26. He died on 29 July 1906, at the age of 29, and was buried in Stephenville, Erath, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Newton Buchanan
1837–1903
Sarah Elizabeth 'Betty' Denton Buchanan
1851–1929
Elbert B Buchanan
1877–1906
Columbus Buchanan
1887–
Paul Buchanan
1880–1971
Dee Buchanan
1883–1957
Thomas A Buchanan
1886–1967
James Arthur Buchanan
1888–1967
David Elias Buchanan
1890–1949
Amos A Buchanan
1892–1924

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World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 4

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1886

Age 9

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Buchanan, a place near Loch Lomond, perhaps named with Gaelic buth chanain ‘house of the canon’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Elbert Buckannan in household of T N Buckannan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • E B Buchanan, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elbert B Buchanan - birth: 1877; Texas, United States

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