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 George Buchanan

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George Buchanan

  • Birth 1744 Augusta County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 5 May 1813 Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 7692928

Son of James Buchanan and second wife Mary Reside, married Margaret McAfee [daughter of James and Jane (McMichael) McAfee], about 1765, Washington County, Virginia.

George was a cousin to the father of the Secretary of State of the United States, James Buchanan.

Memorial Acre--This ground adjoins the Old Fort Cemetery. It is located within Fort Harrod State Park, Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky. It was dedicated as a sacred spot by the Kentucky Society, Daughters of The American Revolution, June 16, 1930: "The Love of Liberty, With Life Is Given."
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George Buchanan moved his family to Mercer County, Kentucky in 1780. He was an Elder in the New Providence Presbyterian Church. He was a veteran of the War of Independence hence his inclusion in the Memorial Acre (D.A.R. Cemetery).


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  • Created by: Ed Starling
  • Added: 16 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7692928
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Buchanan (1744–5 May 1813), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7692928, citing DAR Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Ed Starling (contributor 46583485) .