Robert W. Buchanan

10 February 1871–29 August 1873 (Age 2)
Hinton Township, Mecosta, Michigan, United States

The Life of Robert W.

When Robert W. Buchanan was born on 10 February 1871, in Hinton Township, Mecosta, Michigan, United States, his father, Robert Buchanan, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Ellen Walker, was 34. He died on 29 August 1873, in United States, at the age of 2.

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Family Time Line

Robert Buchanan
1832–1883
Elizabeth Ellen Walker
1836–1910
Mattie Buchanan
1856–
James Alexander Buchanan
1856–1911
John Joseph Buchanan
1860–1860
Harriet Buchanan
1858–1931
Anna Eliza Buchanan
1863–1938
Patience Buchanan
1865–1948
Alexander Buchanan
1866–
Mary Ellen Buchanan
1868–
Robert W. Buchanan
1871–1873
Myrtle Buchanan
1874–1876
Tressie May Buchanan
1877–1951

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Mattie Buchanan

    Female1856–Female

    James Alexander Buchanan

    Male1856–1911Male

    Harriet Buchanan

    Female1858–1931Female

    John Joseph Buchanan

    Male1860–1860Male

    Anna Eliza Buchanan

    Female1863–1938Female

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World Events (2)

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.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

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 (2)

  • Robert W. Buchanan, "Michigan Births, 1867-1902"
  • Robert W. Bucannan, "Michigan, Births and Christenings, 1775-1995"

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