Raymond LeRoy Buckman

1 August 1915–24 March 1972 (Age 56)
Filer, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States

The Life of Raymond LeRoy

When Raymond LeRoy Buckman was born on 1 August 1915, in Filer, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States, his father, Roy William Buckman, was 36 and his mother, Edna Amelia Grace Thomas, was 25. He married Alberta Blacker on 11 February 1938. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Douglas Township, Shelby, Iowa, United States in 1920. He died on 24 March 1972, in San Luis Obispo, California, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Filer, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond LeRoy Buckman
1915–1972
Alberta Blacker
1917–1973
Marriage: 11 February 1938
Sally Rae Buckman
1938–1938
Marian Chareen Buckman
1942–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 February 1938
children

(2)

    Female1938–1938Female

    Marian Chareen Buckman

    Female1942–2018Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Camp Dodge

Age 2

Original construction of the Camp Dodge began in 1907 and was originally planned to provide a place for the National Guard units to train. In 1917, it was handed over to national authorities and expanded to become the regional training center for World War I forces. The Camp was named after Brigadier General Grenville M. Dodge, who organized Iowa's first National Guard unit. When the war ended, the camp was downsized and turned back over to the state until the start of World War II. Today, Camp Dodge has served only as a Guard and Reserve installation.
1931

Age 16

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a goatherd, Middle English bukkeman (from Old English bucca ‘hegoat’ + mann ‘man’). 2. occupational name for a scholar or scribe, Middle English bocman (from Old English bōc ‘book’ + mann ‘man’). 3. possibly also a habitational name, a reduced form of Buckingham or a metathesized form of Bucknam .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ray Leroy Buckman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Raymond Leroy Buckman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Raymond Leroy Buckman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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