Joseph N. Buchanan

23 April 1814–11 July 1883 (Age 69)
Jewett, Rumley Township, Harrison, Ohio, United States

The Life of Joseph N.

When Joseph N. Buchanan was born on 23 April 1814, his father, Samuel Buchanan, was 41 and his mother, Mary Neiper, was 30. He married Elisabeth Hines on 8 February 1838, in Harrison, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Rumley Township, Harrison, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died on 11 July 1883, in Harrison, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69.

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Joseph N. Buchanan
Elisabeth Hines
Marriage: 8 February 1838
Margaret J. Buchanan
Susan Buchanan
Samuel Buchanan
Mary Buchanan
John Buchanan
Thomas Neiper Buchanan
Malinda Buchanan
James Buchanan
Albert Buchanan
Elisabeth Buchanan

Spouse and Children

8 February 1838
Harrison, Ohio, United States


    Margaret J. Buchanan


    Susan Buchanan


    Samuel Buchanan


    Mary Buchanan


    John Buchanan


+5 More Children

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 6

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 22

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

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)

  • Joseph Buchanan, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Joseph Buconnon, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joseph Buchanan, "United States Census, 1870"

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