|Birth: ||Nov. 22, 1839|
|Death: ||Dec. 13, 1916|
Only son of Paymaster McKean Buchanan, United States Navy and F. Selina Roberdeau.
The following is from contributor, JH:
Who's Who in the World, 1912
Astronomer. Has made calculations for the Nautical Almanac since 1879; is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (A.A.A.S.). Was a graduate with degree B.S. 1861 of Lawrence Scientific School, Harvard. Mathematician, Nautical Almanac Office, United States Naval Observations. Author of the following books:
Genealogy of the Roberdeau Family 1876, Genealogy of the Descendants of Dr. William Shippen the Elder 1877; Genealogy of the McKean Family 1890; Life of Governor Thomas McKean of Pennsylvania 1890 and Observations on the Declaration of Independence 1890.
McKean Buchanan (1798 - 1871)
Frances Selina Roberdeau Buchanan (1803 - 1893)
Eliza M. Peters Buchanan (1849 - 1919)
Oak Hill Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Henry Crescent, Lot 373 East.
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: Sep 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42142989