James Buckley

about 1737–
Whitefield, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

James Buckley was born about 1737, in Whitefield, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Henry Howarth and Mary Buckley. He married Sarah Buckley on 15 February 1768. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters.

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Family Time Line

James Buckley
1737–
Sarah Buckley
1742–
Marriage: 15 February 1768
Abraham Buckley
1752–
James Buckley
1766–1850
Sarah Buckley
1766–
Margrit Buckley
1767–
Mary Buckley
1768–
Ann Buckley
1770–
William Buckley
1776–
Sarah Buckley
1776–
Sarah Ann Rose
1787–1834

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 February 1768
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    Male1713–Male

    Mary Buckley

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1815

Age 78

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 88

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
1830

Age 93

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the many places so named, most of which are from Old English bucc ‘buck’, ‘male deer’ or bucca ‘hegoat’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. Places called Buckley and Buckleigh, in Devon, are named with Old English boga ‘bow’ + clif ‘cliff’.2 English: possibly a variant of Bulkley , from the local pronunciation.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Buachalla ‘descendant of Buachaill’, a byname meaning ‘cowherd’, ‘servant’, ‘boy’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Buckley in entry for Mary Buckley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • James Buckley in entry for William Buckley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • James Howarth Or Buckley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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