George F Buckingham

4 June 1923–18 January 2009 (Age 85)
Washington, United States

The Life of George F

When George F Buckingham was born on 4 June 1923, in Washington, United States, his father, George Frederick Buckingham, was 31 and his mother, Josey Dellila Jaynes, was 31. He married Gwendolyn Lois Duncan on 9 March 1947, in Nespelem, Okanogan, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Mansfield, Douglas, Washington, United States for about 5 years and Mansfield Election Precinct, Douglas, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 18 January 2009, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

George F Buckingham
1923–2009
Gwendolyn Lois Duncan
1924–2015
Marriage: 9 March 1947
Cynthia Alene Buckingham
1950–2000

Spouse and Children

    Male1923–2009Male

    Gwendolyn Lois Duncan

    Female1924–2015Female

MARRIAGE
9 March 1947
Nespelem, Okanogan, Washington, United States
children

(1)

    Cynthia Alene Buckingham

    Female1950–2000Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Opal Joyce Buckingham

    Female1915–1999Female

    Lynn Allen Buckingham

    Male1917–1938Male

    Female1917–2012Female

    Baby Boy Buckingham

    Male1919–1919Male

    Jean Buckingham

    Female1919–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 17

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the former county seat of the county of Buckinghamshire, Old English Buccingahamm ‘water meadow (Old English hamm) of the people of (-inga-) Bucc(a)’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Buckingham in household of Dell Buckingham, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George F Buckingham in household of George F Buckingham, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Frederick Buckingham, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"

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