Tag Archives: buchanan

Victor Buchanan

Documented History Victor Buchanan was born 10 March 1762 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, according to Web: Illinois, Find A Grave Index, 1809-2012 and U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current. For Surname In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that we may get small commissions from purchases made through the links in this article. Please review our full disclosure at the very bottom left side of this page. Marriage Victor married Elizabeth Allison on 28 July 1790 in […]

Sarah Floyd

Documented History Sarah Floyd was born 26 March 1758 in Lincoln County, Kentucky, according to Find A Grave.  She married Robert Singleton in 1779 but lost him in 1818 when he passed away. For Surname In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that we may get small commissions from purchases made through the links in this article. Please review our full disclosure at the very bottom left side of this page. Their children were John Singleton […]

Catherine Trout

Catherine Trout was born on 23 August 1796, according to U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, in Frederick County, Virginia. According to Ancestry, Catherine married William Buchanan on 23 August 1813. According to the 1850 United States Federal Census, Catherine lived with William Buckhanon on a farm with their children: Sarah – age 18, Priscilla – age 16, James – age 13, and Jerry – age 23.  William was 48 years old and a Farmer.  Catherine was 54 years old […]

William Buchanan

William was born 18 February 1793 according to Ancestry in Port William, Fayette County, Kentucky. According to Ancestry, William married Catherine Trout on 23 August 1813. On 2 November 1844, Stephen McIntire hand wrote a notice to the Commonwealth of Kentucky notifying that he was bound to the final sum of $150 to be made to the Commonwealth and that there was no lawful cause to obstruct the marriage of Stephen McIntire to Elizabeth Buchanan, William’s daughter.  The note is […]

Nancy Jane Singleton

Nancy J Singleton married Victor Thomas Buchanan on 15 August 1847 in Lawrence County, Illinois according to Illinois Marriages to 1850.  Victor was 31 years old when he married Nancy J.  There is a fourth marriage record, Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920, that I think was transcribed wrong because it lists her name as Nancy I. Singleton instead of Nancy J. and the date of marriage is 18 August 1846 instead of 15 August 1847. In 1850, Nancy lived with her […]

Victor Thomas Buchanan

Victor Thomas Buchanan was born 9 March 1816 according to Find A Grave Memorial # 75925054.  He was born in Trimble, Kentucky. Victor likely married America Stewart shortly after receiving a handwritten authorization for a marriage license to be issued for him to marry her on 29 August 1841 in Trimble, Kentucky.  The authorization was written by her father, W. D. Stewart and signed by two witnesses. Victor married Nancy J Singleton on 15 August 1847 in Lawrence County, Illinois […]

William Buchanan

William Buchanan was born 6 August 1849 according to Illinois, Find A Grave Index, 1809-2012. In 1850, William lived in Lawrence County, Illinois with his parents and siblings.  His parents were Victor Thomas Buchanan age 34 and Nancy Jane Singleton age 21.  His siblings were Priscilla age 8 and Mary C age 3.  William was 1 year old at the time. In 1860, William lived in Lawrence County, Denison, Illinois with his parents and siblings.  Victor was 43 and Nancy […]

Minnie Pearl Winton

The 1910 United States Census tells me that Minnie Pearl Winton lived with her husband Moris G. Buchanan (Maurice Grant) in Illinois at the time.  He was 26 and she was 19 years old, they were newly weds.  It confirms that they lived in Avena, Fayette, Illinois and that Minnie was born in 1891.  Both spoke English and both were able to read and write.  They did not have children at this time. According to the 1920 United States Census, […]

Maurice Grant Buchanan

Maurice Grant Buchanan was born on 20 November 1883 according to his World War I Draft Registration Card. In 1900, Maurice lived with his parents and siblings in Lawrence County, Demison, Illinois according to the Census.  His parents were William Buchanan, age 50 born August 1849 and Lizzie age 43 born September 1856.  His siblings were Harrison age 10 born August 1889, Burton age 9 born May 1891, Purl age 6 born June 1893, and Mary F age 4 born […]

Robert Edwin Laird

Documented History Robert E. Lair was born in Indiana on 19 February 1913, per U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940 confirms this date. Robert Edwin Laird was born at 9:15am 19 February 1913 to Frank George Laird and Emma Edith Lingle who lived at 3852 Graceland, Indianapolis, Indiana. Frank was an Accountant at the time. They had 2 children, both living.   In 1920, per the United States Federal Census, Robert lived with his parents and […]