William Cyril Buckby

1902–1927 (Age 25)
Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Cyril

When William Cyril Buckby was born in 1902, in Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Arthur Buckby, was 37 and his mother, Eliza Emma Preston, was 34. He lived in Fleckney, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in 1927, in Market Harborough, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 25.

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Arthur Buckby
Eliza Emma Preston
Ette Alethea May Buckby
Oswald Preston Buckby
William Cyril Buckby
Theodore Buckby

Parents and Siblings

    Arthur Buckby


    Eliza Emma Preston




World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 2

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 6

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 12

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant spelling of Scottish Buckie, a habitational name from either of two places so called in northeast Scotland.

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

Sources (2)

  • William Cyril Buckby in household of Arthur Buckby, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • William C Buckby, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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