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Wirt Fruit Buchanan, Jr
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1894
Enterprise
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1959
Grove City
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA

Wirt F. Buchanan was born in Enterprise, Pine Township, Mercer County, PA to Wirt F. and Isabell Millsop Buchanan. He married Helen M. Schaffer and lived his entire lifetime in this community where he was employed as general foreman of the welding shop in the Cooper-Besseer Corp. for 41 years.

During his early life he served four years in the Marine Corp.

He was a member of the Grace Methodist Church, where he belonged to the Men's Bible Class. He was also a member of the local Kiwanis Club, F. and A.M. No. 603, and the New Castle Consistory.

He and his wife, Helen, had two children Charles and Rosemary. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Wirt Fruit Buchanan (1856 - 1934)
  Isabella Millsop Buchanan (1853 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Marie Schaffer Buchanan (1896 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Charles W. Buchanan (1918 - 1997)*
  Rosemary Buchanan (1927 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles F Buchanan (1876 - 1931)**
  Agnes Buchanan Jenkins (1886 - 1969)*
  Harriett M. Buchanan McGill (1888 - 1965)*
  Wirt Fruit Buchanan (1894 - 1959)
  Harold Leroy Fleming Buchanan (1907 - 1991)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Grove City
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec. 6 - Lot 160 C - Grave 1
 
Created by: Judy Cain Bowser
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48428411
Wirt Fruit Buchanan, Jr
Added by: Judy Cain Bowser
 
Wirt Fruit Buchanan, Jr
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Wirt Fruit Buchanan, Jr
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 Added: Sep. 3, 2011
 
 
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