Charles Ulysses Grant Buckingham

1868–1956 (Age 87)
Clarke, Iowa, United States

The Life of Charles Ulysses Grant

When Charles Ulysses Grant Buckingham was born in November 1868, in Clarke, Iowa, United States, his father, Joshua Buckingham, was 39 and his mother, Isabella Stock, was 35. He married Lulu Belle Hosier on 3 April 1894, in Green Bay, Clarke, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Osceola, Clarke, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1930. He died in July 1956, at the age of 87, and was buried in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States.

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Charles Ulysses Grant Buckingham
Lulu Belle Hosier
Marriage: 3 April 1894
Helen G. Buckingham
Hazel Ella Buckingham
Hilda Buckingham
Esther G Buckingham
Dorotha L. Buckingham
Charles Marshall Buckingham

Spouse and Children

3 April 1894
Green Bay, Clarke, Iowa, United States


    Helen G. Buckingham


    Hazel Ella Buckingham


    Hilda Buckingham


    Esther G Buckingham


    Dorotha L. Buckingham


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 15

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 28

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

English: habitational name from the former county seat of the county of Buckinghamshire, Old English Buccingahamm ‘water meadow (Old English hamm) of the people of (-inga-) Bucc(a)’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Buckingham, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles U G Buckingham in household of Mary Simpson, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Charles G Buckingham, "United States Census, 1910"

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