May 7, 1890 Somerville Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA
Mar. 27, 1936 Detroit Wayne County Michigan, USA
James Franklin Buxton was born on May 7,1890 in Somerville Massachusetts. He was the 12th child (and youngest) of Edward Hale Buxton and Julia (Phippen) Buxton. In 1900 James Buxton was in the Navy on board the USS Washington located at Puget Sound. He was a fireman 2nd class. He married Miss Annie McKenney on March 19,1913 in Detroit Michigan. Mr. Buxton worked as a clerk for the Ford Motor Co. at Highland Park. He is survived by his wife Annie and his three children: daughter Grace Dunne, and sons William and James.