John Marion Buckner

20 February 1871–10 September 1946 (Age 75)
Benton, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of John Marion

When John Marion Buckner was born on 20 February 1871, in Benton, Arkansas, United States, his father, William Steven Buckner, was 22 and his mother, Alsia Ann Abercrombie, was 25. He married Nettie Turner on 5 August 1894, in Benton, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Aberdeen, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Reedley, Fresno, California, United States in 1940. He died on 10 September 1946, in Fresno, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Reedley Cemetery, Reedley, Fresno, California, United States.

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John Marion Buckner
Nettie Turner
Marriage: 5 August 1894
Glen Noah Buckner
Hattie Buckner
Ruby Pearl Buckner
Hortense Buckner
Ruth Buckner
Johnny Opal Buckner

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  • Marriage
    5 August 1894Benton, Arkansas, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries - 1890: Benton, Arkansas, United States
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 25
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    German: variant of Buchner and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this.English and Scottish: perhaps an occupational name derived from Middle English bouken ‘to soak (cloth) in a lye solution’, for the purpose of cleaning, bleaching, and strengthening.

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

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    Sources (18)

    • J M Bukner, "United States Census, 1930"
    • John Buchner, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
    • John M Buckner in entry for Glen N Buckner, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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