Henry Pomroy Buchanan

Male13 March 1871–2 December 1941

Brief Life History of Henry Pomroy

When Henry Pomroy Buchanan was born on 13 March 1871, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Archibald Waller Overton Buchanan, was 41 and his mother, Mary Ann Brown, was 28. He married Ida Brugger on 19 July 1905, in Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Venice, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 2 December 1941, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Henry Pomroy Buchanan
Ida Brugger
Marriage: 19 July 1905
Ruth Buchanan
Ethel Buchanan
Ray H Buchanan
Harold A Buchanan
Phil Buchanan

Sources (92)

  • Henry P Buchanan in entry for Ruth Buchanan, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • Henry Pomroy Buchanan, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • H P in entry for Ray Buchanan and Alice Pritchett, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 July 1905Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children (5)

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    World Events (8)

    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.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 19

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (western Scotland): habitational name from Buchanan in Stirlingshire, perhaps named with Gaelic buth chanain ‘house of the canon’.

    Irish: adopted for Ó Buadhachanáin, see Bohannon .

    History: This is the name of a Scottish clan associated with lands on the eastern shores of Loch Lomond and in the Lennox. — The name Buchanan was brought independently to North America from Scotland by several different bearers in the 17th and 18th centuries. George Buchanan came to MD in 1698. — James Buchanan (1791–1868), 15th President of the US (1857–61), was born near Mercersburg, PA, the son of a successful land speculator and store keeper, who had emigrated to PA from Scotland in 1783.

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

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    Henry Pomroy Buchanan

    Henry Pomroy Buchanan was born 13 March 1871 in Manti, Utah. His father is Archibald Waller Overton Buchanan and his mother is Mary Ann Brown. Henry was the sixth child. In 1871 Henry's father and fa …

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