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Robert Grant Buchanan
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1866
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1954
Bulls Gap
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA

Robert Grant Buchanan was the son of Allen Buchanan 1833 1904 and Harriet Setser 1838 1880. His siblings were: Millard Fillmore Buchanan 1859 1892; Winfield S Buchanan 1861; Sarah C Buchanan 1863 1929; and Alice Buchanan 1869.

About 1871, when Robert was about 5 years old his mother, Harriet Setser Buchanan, passed away. It is not known the exact date, the cause of her demise, or where she is buried.

Tennessee, Marriages, 1851-1900 confirms that Robert Buckhanan became the groom of Dorthula Short on April 11, 1887 in Hawkins Co., Tennessee. Mary gave birth to the following known children: Della Buchanan 1888 1971, she married John Robert Wolfe; Samuel G Buchanan 1891 1966, he married Mary V Moore; Clyde Charles Buchanan 1894 1981, he married Barbara Wallace; Jodie Lee Buchanan 1896 1960; Earnest Frank Buchanan 1900 1976; Anna Byrd Buchanan 1903 1990, she married John Houston Taylor; Rassie Buchanan 1906 1986, he married Mary Francis Hawkins; Mary Eunav Buchanan 1909 1982, married Calvin B. Long; Parley R Buchanan 1912 1998, married Nonnie "Ruth" Smith.

Some time between 1930 census and 1940 census Robert and Mary were divorced.

On Aug.31, 1950 Mary Dorthula Short Buchanan passed away. She was buried in the Gulley Cemetery on Walker Church Road.

On June 10 1954 Robert Grant Buchanan passed away. He is buried in the Gulley Cemetery next to Mary Dorthula, and they share a tombstone. (bio by Audrey DeCamp Hoffman)

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Family links: 
  William Allen Buchanan (1833 - 1904)
  Mary Dorthula Short Buchanan (1868 - 1950)
  Della Buchanan Wolfe (1888 - 1971)*
  Samuel Greeley Buchanan (1891 - 1966)*
  Clyde Charles Buchanan (1894 - 1981)*
  Ernest Frank Buchanan (1900 - 1976)*
  Rassie Marvin Buchanan (1906 - 1986)*
  Mary Eunav Buchanan Long (1908 - 1982)*
  Parley R Buchanan (1912 - 1998)*
  Robert Grant Buchanan (1866 - 1954)
  Lucinda Loport Buchanan Synamon (1874 - 1950)*
  James Allen Buchanan (1876 - 1940)*
  George Alexander Buckanan (1877 - 1936)*
  Joseph Andrew Buchanan (1887 - 1946)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: s/w Mary D
Gulley Cemetery
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
Maintained by: L. Hill
Originally Created by: Ken - TN (inactive)
Record added: Sep 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76932535
Robert Grant Buchanan
Added by: Sabrina King Combs
Robert Grant Buchanan
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Added by: Peyton Davis (inactive)
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Robert Grant Buchanan was the step-son of my Great Aunt Elizabeth Hawkins Buchanan.~*~Rest in Peace. Robert.~*~
- Audrey DeCamp Hoffman
 Added: Sep. 30, 2013
R.I.P. Robert Grant
- Betty Buchanan Martin
 Added: Jul. 8, 2013

- Audrey DeCamp Hoffman
 Added: Dec. 19, 2011
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