Doc Walter Buckner

9 April 1897–20 March 1946 (Age 48)
Big Pine, Madison, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Walter

When Doc Walter Buckner was born on 9 April 1897, in Big Pine, Madison, North Carolina, United States, his father, Christopher Alexander Buckner, was 32 and his mother, Sue Emma Reece, was 30. He married Fannie Edith Ball on 2 September 1917, in Madison, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Township 12 Big Pine Creek, Madison, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Barnardsville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1946. He died on 20 March 1946, in Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Big Pine Cemetery, Big Pine, Madison, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Doc Walter Buckner
Fannie Edith Ball
Marriage: 2 September 1917
Thomas S Buckner

Spouse and Children

2 September 1917
Madison, North Carolina, United States


    Thomas S Buckner


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 15

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Variant of German Buchner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Walter Buckner in household of C A Buckner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Walter N Buckner in household of Crisly Buckner, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Dock Buckner, "United States Census, 1930"

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