Archibald BUCHANAN

Male 1869 - 1936  (67 years)


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  • Name Archibald BUCHANAN 
    Born 8 Mar 1869  Square Mile, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jun 1936  Mt Gambier, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MR. ARCHIBALD BUCHANAN
      The death occurred on Monday, June 22, of Mr. Archibald Buchanan, of Commercial Street, Mount Gambier. Although he had not enjoyed the best of health for some weeks, his death was quite unexpected.
      Born at "Fair Valley," Square Mile, in 1869, Mr. Buchanan was 67 years of age. His parents were the late Mr. and Mrs. Duncan Buchanan, and he had resided in Mount Gambier all his life. He is survived by his wife ?youngest daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Gershom Smith, and leaves four sons?Messrs. A. H., J. S., and H. D., of Mount Gambier, and R. J., of Brunswick Fire Station. Mrs. H. H, Barrett and Mrs. R. H. Charlick, of Adelaide; Mrs. R. H. McFarlane, and Miss Buchanan, of Mount Gambier, are sisters, and Mr. Walter Buchanan, of Yahl, in a brother. This was the fourth death in the family within six months, his brothers John and Peter, and Mrs. J. Gaillard all having died suddenly.
      Deceased way a member of the Druid Lodge for 33 years, and was keenly interested in football and coursing. His remains were interred in the Mount Gambier Cemetery on
      June 23rd. Rev. H. Douglas Fearon conducted the burial service, and Mr. E. E. James carried out the arrangements. His funeral was attended by a large number of friends, and many beautiful floral tributes were received.
      Source: "OBITUARY." Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) 9 July 1936: 3. Web. 1 Feb 2017 <http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article77933164>.
    Buried 23 Jun 1936  Cemetery, Mt Gambier, SA, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I684  Squire Family History
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2017 

    Father Duncan BUCHANAN,   b. 1819, Glendaruel, Argylshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1890, Mt Gambier, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Christina MCARTHUR,   b. 3 Dec 1838, Iona, Skye, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1923, Mt Gambier, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1857  Mt Gambier, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gertie SMITH 
    Married Mt Gambier, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F250  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Mar 1869 - Square Mile, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jun 1936 - Mt Gambier, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Jun 1936 - Cemetery, Mt Gambier, SA, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - - Mt Gambier, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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