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George BUCHANAN

Male Abt 1648 -


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  • Name George BUCHANAN 
    Born Abt 1648  of Blairlusk, Dumbartonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Fact 1 Pedigree XIII, No. 27 
    Notes 
    • (1) Browning, Charles H., Americans of Royal Descent, Second Edition, Philadelphia, PA: Porter & Coates, 1891, p. 48:

      27. - GEORGE BUCHANAN, who sold Blairlusk to his brother, William Buchanan, and removed to the north of Ireland, . . . had:

      28. - THOMAS BUCHANAN, of Romelton, County Donegal, in Ireland (brother of William Buchanan, of County Tyrone). . . .

      (2) Smith, John Guthrie, Strathendrick and Its Inhabitants from Early Times, Glasgow, Scotland: James Maclehose and Sons, 1896, pp. 350-351:

      GEORGE BUCHANAN of Blairlusk was served heir to umquhill John Buchanan of Blairlusk, his father, 1st August, 1662. He sold Blairlusk to his brother William, went to Ireland, and settled at Deroran, Co. Tyrone, in 1674. He married, 1675, Elisabeth Mayne, and had four sons: (1) John, of County Tyrone, of whom presently; (2) William, of County Tyrone, who was father of Patrick, whose son Robert was father of General Thomas Buchanan of Cumberland, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., and Alexander Buchanan of the same place, who both left issue; (3) George, settled in Munster, from whom descend George Buchanan and Andrew Buchanan, both, in 1857, of Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A.; and (4) Thomas, of Ramelton, County of Donegal, of whom afterwards. . . .

      (3) Irish Emigration Database - The Buchanans of Blairlusk & America, Copyright © 2012 DIPPAM, All Rights Reserved <http://www.dippam.ac.uk/ied/records/26320>:

      George Buchanan, of Blairlusk, was born in 1648, suceeded his father in 1662, and having sold his estate of Blairlusk to his brother, William, went to Ireland. He settled at Deroran in the County of Tyrone, in 1674, and married in 1675, Elizabeth Mayne, and had four sons: (1) John of Tyrone, ancestor of James Buchanan, H. B. M. Consul at New York from 1816 to 1843; (2) William of Tyrone, from whom the Buchanans of Meadville, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., are said to be descended; (3) George of Munster, from whom the Buchanans of Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A., are said to be descended; and (4) Thomas of Ramelton in Donegal, said to be the ancestor of James Buchanan, who became President of the United States.
    Person ID I40889  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2020 

    Father John BUCHANAN,   b. of Blairlusk, Dumbartonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother --- (BUCHANAN) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F17531  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elisabeth MAYNE 
    Married 1675 
    Children 
     1. John BUCHANAN,   b. Abt 1676, of County Tyrone, Ireland [now Northern Ireland] Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. William BUCHANAN,   b. of County Tyrone, Ireland [now Northern Ireland] Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. George BUCHANAN,   b. of the Province of Munster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Thomas BUCHANAN,   b. of Romelton, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F17530  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart