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Albert Houston Buchanan, Sr
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Birth: May 13, 1907
Muhlenberg County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1974
Browder
Muhlenberg County
Kentucky, USA

~ ALBERT HOUSTON BUCKHANAN, SR. ~
My Wife's Beloved Grandfather
A Myth in His Own Time

Logging /Lumberer; Coal Mining

Father: William Jethro Buckhanan (B: 04 Apr 1878, Muhlenberg, KY - 10 Jun 1935, killed in tragic auto accident, Browder, Muhlenberg, KY; Burial: Union Chapel, Muhlenberg, KY)

Mother: Eva "Evy" A. Wester (Buckhanan) (B: 29 Oct 1876, Rochester, Butler Co., KY)

Siblings:
1. Estella Buckhanan (B: 1902, KY - 1922, Drakesboro, Muhlenberg, Kentucky);
2. Martha J. Buckhanan (B: 1904, KY);
3. Albert Houston Buchanan;
4. William G Buckhanan (B: 1910, KY);
5. Floyd Elmo Buckhanan (B: 31 Jan 1912, KY - 05 Aug 1989, age 77, Drakesboro, Muhlenberg, KY);
6. Elsie M Buckhanan (B: 1915, KY);
7. Junior E Buckhanan (B: 1920, KY)

Married: Alpha Mable Crafton Buchanan, my wife's Beloved Grandmother, (B: 18 Dec 1913, Logan Co., KY - 04 May 1995, Greenville, Muhlenberg, KY; Funeral: Rev. Scotty Gibson, officiating; Burial: May 1995, Rose Hill Cemetery, Central City, Muhlenberg, KY) d/o Joseph Meddie Crafton (B: 01 Feb 1894, Lewisburg, Logan, KY - 09 November 1932, age 38 years 9 months 8 days, Beech Creek, Muhlenberg, KY: Burial: Highway Cemetery, located off Highway 176 at Drakesboro, KY) & Bertha F. Pogue (Crafton) (B: 16 Feb 1896, KY - Aug 1985, age 89, Beaver Dam, Ohio, KY; Burial: Highway Cemetery, located off Highway 176 at Drakesboro, KY)

Children:
1. Albert Houston "Junior" Buchanan, Jr. (B: 21 Dec 1929, KY - Oct 1977, KY);
2. Bobby Leon Buchanan;
3. Joyce Buchanan (Wester);
4. Shirley Buchanan (Hill) (Bradley);
5. Sheila Buchanan;
6. Gale N. Buchanan married Kathy L;
7. Gary Roger Buchanan (B: 30 Nov 1946, Drakesboro, Muhlenberg, KY - 4 Sep 2012, El Paso, El Paso, Texas);
8. William "Billy" Russell Buchanan (B: 05 Jun 1941, Greenville, Muhlenberg, KY - 13 Aug 2010, Hopkinsville, Christian, KY);
9. Ricky Buchanan;

Died: 10 Jan 1974, Browder, Muhlenberg, KY; Memorial Service: Drakesboro Baptist Church, Drakesboro, Muhlenberg, KY

Burial: Jan 1974, Rose Hill Cemetery, Central City, Muhlenberg, KY
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Jethro Buchanan (1878 - 1935)
  Eva A. Wester Buchanan (1876 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Alpha Mable Crafton Buchanan (1913 - 1995)*
 
 Children:
  Albert Houston Buchanan (1929 - 1977)*
  William Russell Buchanan (1941 - 2010)*
  Sheila Fay Buchanan Easley (1945 - 2012)*
  Gary Roger Buchanan (1946 - 2012)*
 
 Sibling:
  Estelle Buchanan (1902 - 1922)*
  Albert Houston Buchanan (1907 - 1974)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Central City
Muhlenberg County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Glenn Ellis
Originally Created by: rex ellis
Record added: Aug 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57100571
Albert Houston Buchanan, Sr
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Albert Houston Buchanan, Sr
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