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Thomas Buchanan

Male 1829 - 1884  (54 years)


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  • Name Thomas Buchanan  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born 17 November 1829  Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 14 December 1829  Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 25 June 1884  Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I74532  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 December 2003 

    Father Nathaniel Buchanan,   b. about 1776, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 October 1863, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother Margaret Johnston,   b. about 1801, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 September 1862, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Family ID F52174  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Ann Cook,   b. about 1830, Arran, Buteshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. after June 1884  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 12 June 1857  Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • (image dowloaded December 2, 2003)
      1857. Marriages in the Parish of Maybole in the County of Ayr
      No. 16
      On the Twelfth day of June 1857 at Belliggos (??). Marriage after Banns was solemnized between us according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland.
      Thomas Buchanan, age 27, Residence Troon, Carter, Bachelor
      Father: Nathan Buchanan, Carter
      Mother: Margaret Buchanan maiden name Johnstone
      (married)
      Ann Cook (her x mark), age 27, Residence Belliggo, Dairymaid, Spinster
      Father: John Cook, Farmer
      Mother: Ann Cook maiden name Hamilton
      John Blair Minister
      Robert Hall Witness
      J. Halladay Witness
      The above marriage was registered by me at Maybole on the 15th day of JUne 1857
      (signed) Wm Hannay [1]
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Buchanan,   b. about 1858, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Margaret Buchanan,   b. 14 July 1860, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. before August 1864, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 4 years)
     3. Thomas Buchanan,   b. 22 March 1862, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Margaret Buchanan,   b. 29 August 1864, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John Buchanan,   b. 9 June 1867, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Scott Buchanan,   b. 8 March 1870, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 September 1941, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Family ID F52229  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: (transcript from Dundonald OPR)
      Thomas son of Nathan Buchanan and Margaret Johnston spouses of Troon was born 17th November and baptized 14th December 1829.

      ADDRESSES: (transcript of the 1871 census for Dundonald, Ayr)
      County of Ayr, Registration District of Troon, Enumeration District No. 2
      Page 25 Entry No. 129
      Thomas Buchanan, Head of Household, married, age 41, Harbour Labourer, born Dundonald
      Ann Buchanan, Wife, married, age 39, born Arran, Kilmurry, Buteshire
      Mary Ann Buchanan, daughter, unmarried, age 13, born Dundonald
      Thomas Buchanan, son, age 9, born Dundonald
      Maggie Buchanan, daughter, age 6, born Dundonald
      John Buchanan, son, age 1, born Dundonald

      ADDRESSES: (downloaded image of the 1881 census index, December 2, 2003),
      Source: FHL Film 0203597 GRO Ref Volumbe 590-2 EnumDist 2 Page 24
      Ref No. 429615 Census Place: Dundonald, Ayr
      Dwelling: Portland Street, Victoria Close
      Thomas Buchanan, Married, age 51, male, Head, Born Troon, Carter
      Ann Buchanan, Married, age 50, female, Wife, Born Isle of Arran, Carter's Wife
      Mary Ann Buchanan, Unmarried, age 24, female, Daughter, Born Troon, Domestic Servant
      Thomas Buchanan, Unmarried, age 19, male, Son, Born Troon, Carter
      John Buchanan, Unmarried, age 11, male, Son, Born Troon, Scholar

      DEATH: (image downloaded December 3, 2003)
      1884. Deaths in the District of Troon in the County of Ayr
      No. 20
      Thomas Buchanan Dock Labourer (Married to Ann Cook)
      1884. June Twenty-fifth 1h 15m AM Portland Street, Troon
      Male
      50 years
      Father: Nathaniel Buchanan Carter (deceased)
      Mother: Margaret Buchanan ms Johnston (deceased)
      Cause of Death: Fracture of Base of skull caused by a Fall. Lived for 48 hours after accident.
      As Cert. by Jno Highet MD
      Informant: Thomas Buchanan Son (Present)
      Registered: 1884. June 25th at Troon
      (signed) John Martin Registrar

      Notation (in left hand column)
      Result of Precognition. See ??? Vol II P156. July 22nd 1884, [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2020] GEDCOM file titled “Rankin August 2008.ged”, submitted by Bill Rankin.


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