George Hatton Buckley

27 November 1881–16 April 1950 (Age 68)
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of George Hatton

When George Hatton Buckley was born on 27 November 1881, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, James Jonathan Buckley, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Hatton, was 25. He married Pearl Murdock on 5 June 1909, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. In 1900, at the age of 19, his occupation is listed as breakman. He died on 16 April 1950, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Hatton Buckley
1881–1950
Pearl Murdock
1884–1963
Marriage: 5 June 1909
Bert M Buckley
1911–1972
Gerald Murdock Buckley
1914–1992
Lucille Buckley
1922–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1909
Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 15

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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)

  • George Hatten Buckley, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • George Buckley, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Geo H. Buckley, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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