Herbert Buckley

Male25 June 1870–9 January 1942

Brief Life History of Herbert

When Herbert Buckley was born on 25 June 1870, in Hunslet, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Frederick Buckley, was 41 and his mother, Anne Brumfitt, was 35. He married Mary Ellen Baxter on 25 July 1891, in Leeds St Peter, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died on 9 January 1942, at the age of 71, and was buried in Hunslet, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Herbert Buckley
Mary Ellen Baxter
Marriage: 25 July 1891

Sources (5)

  • Herbert Buckley in household of Samuel Buckley, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Herbert and Ellen marriage
  • Herbert Buckley, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 July 1891Leeds St Peter, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 10

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


    Age 14

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 34

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the many places so named, most of which are from Old English bucc ‘buck, male deer’ or bucca ‘he-goat’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. Places called Buckley and Buckleigh, in Devon, are named with Old English boga ‘bow’ + clif ‘cliff’.

    English: in Somerset perhaps alternatively, a variant of the now extinct Bugley, a habitational name from Bugley in Dorset or Wiltshire, named from the Old English female personal name Bucge + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Buachalla ‘descendant of Buachaill’, a byname meaning ‘cowherd, servant’.

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

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