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Clayton Douglass Buck, Sr
Birth: Mar. 21, 1890
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1965
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA

Clayton Douglass Buck first worked as an engineer in Delaware. He was a veteran of World War I. A Republican, he was elected governor of Delaware and served from 1929 - 1937. He was elected US Senator and served from 1942 - 1948. He was appointed Delaware State Tax Commissioner in 1953 and served until 1957 when he retired from public service. He died in 1965. The tombstone says that he was born and died at "Buena Vista." This was the family estate near New Castle Delaware. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Alice Du Pont Buck (1891 - 1967)*
 
 Children:
  Clayton Douglass Buck (1923 - 1986)*
  Dorcas Van Dyke Buck Farquhar (1925 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Immanuel Episcopal Churchyard
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
 
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Originally Created by: danny benau
Record added: Aug 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6659655
Clayton Douglass Buck, Sr
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Clayton Douglass Buck, Sr
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Clayton Douglass Buck, Sr
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