Duncan Bryan Buchanan

13 October 1896–18 June 1971 (Age 74)
Sheridan Township, Huron, Michigan, United States

The Life of Duncan Bryan

When Duncan Bryan Buchanan was born on 13 October 1896, in Sheridan Township, Huron, Michigan, United States, his father, Duncan Archibald Buchanan, was 45 and his mother, Christina Ann Cameron, was 40. He died on 18 June 1971, at the age of 74, and was buried in Sheridan Township, Huron, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Duncan Archibald Buchanan
Christina Ann Cameron
James Alexander Buchanan
Catherine Buchanan
Malcolm Cameron Buchanan
Anna Margaret Buchanan
Helen Buchanan
Rose Ellen Buchanan
Edith Penelope Buchanan
Sarah Christina Buchanan
Ronald Grover Buchanan
Archibald Duncan Buchanan
Donald Murdock Buchanan
Duncan Bryan Buchanan
Penny Buchanan

Parents and Siblings

    Duncan Archibald Buchanan


    Christina Ann Cameron




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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 7

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Buchanan, a place near Loch Lomond, perhaps named with Gaelic buth chanain ‘house of the canon’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bryan Buchannan in household of Christena Buchannan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William Bryan Buchanan in household of Ducan Buchanan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bryan Duncan Buchanan, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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