John Buchanan

Lived
1767-1836
Father
Duncan Buchanan, a surgeon in the East India Company died in Edinburgh in 1809 (5 p.2308)
Mother
Jane Demorgan
Address
64 George Street
Story
His son John was one of the first pupils at the Edinburgh Academy in 1824, where he is listed as 'Captain John Buchanan'.(4)
Chapel connection
Baptism (1810)
Married on
27 August 1804
Spouse
Helen Yuille
Children
Jane (1810), Amelia (d.1829) (3), John (1817)

Sources

  1. Registers of Charlotte Chapel (NAS CH12/3)
  2. Edinburgh Post Office Directory 1818
  3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine vol 25 1829
  4. The Edinburgh Academy Register (Edinburgh Academical Club 1914)
  5. Sir Bernard Burke, A Geneological and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland (London: Harrison and sons, 1894)

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