Buckley Genealogy


Generation No. 1

1. JOHN2 BUCKLEY (NATHANIEL1) was born 1755 in Stuttgart, Wurtenberg. He married MARGARET DUNLOP 1785 in Jaffrey, NH, daughter of HUGH DUNLOP.

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Marriage: 1785, Jaffrey, NH

Children of JOHN BUCKLEY and MARGARET DUNLOP are:
2. i. JOHN3 BUCKLEY, b. 1786, Jaffrey, NH; d. 01 Jun 1874, Marlborough.

ii. JAMES BUCKLEY, b. Jaffrey, NH.

iii. SAMUEL BUCKLEY, b. Jaffrey, NH.

iv. FREDERICK BUCKLEY, b. Jaffrey, NH.

v. WILLIAM BUCKLEY.

Generation No. 2

2. JOHN3 BUCKLEY (JOHN2, NATHANIEL1) was born 1786 in Jaffrey, NH, and died 01 Jun 1874 in Marlborough. He married PHEBE THORNE Jan 1814, daughter of JAMES THORNE.

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Marriage: Jan 1814

Children of JOHN BUCKLEY and PHEBE THORNE are:

i. JOHN4 BUCKLEY, b. 13 Oct 1814.

3. ii. THOMAS TOWNSEND BUCKLEY, b. 11 Jul 1817; d. 06 Feb 1887, Brooklyn, NY.

iii. MARGARET BUCKLEY, b. 21 Mar 1819; d. 13 Mar 1872.

iv. WILLIAM BUCKLEY, b. 07 Sep 1821.

v. MERCY TOWNSEND BUCKLEY.

vi. JAMES BUCKLEY.

Notes for JAMES BUCKLEY:

Died in infancy

Notes for MERCY TOWNSEND BUCKLEY

Obituary from the NewYorkTimes, June 12, 1918

On June 9, 1918, at her residence, 189 Columbia Heights, Brooklyn, Mercy Townsend Buckley, daughter of the late John and Phoebe Thorne Buckley and aunt of the late John D. Buckley and Charles R. Buckley, in the 95th year of her age. Services will be held at Christ Church, Marlboro-on-Hudson, NY, on Wednesday, June 12, at 2:30 PM.

Generation No. 3

3. THOMAS TOWNSEND4 BUCKLEY (JOHN3, JOHN2, NATHANIEL1) was born 11 Jul 1817, and died 06 Feb 1887 in Brooklyn, NY. He married AMELIA A. THOMPSON1, daughter of WILLIAM R. THOMPSON. She was born 1813, and died 1893.

Children of THOMAS BUCKLEY and AMELIA THOMPSON are:

i. JOHN D 5 BUCKLEY, d. 1916; m. MARY BRONSON; b. 1865; d. 1961.

4. ii. CHARLES R BUCKLEY, b. 1852; d. 1918.

Generation No. 4

4. CHARLES R 5 BUCKLEY (THOMAS TOWNSEND4, JOHN3, JOHN2, NATHANIEL1) was born 1852, and died 1918. He married AGNES BRONSON.

Child of CHARLES BUCKLEY and AGNES BRONSON is:

5. i. ISOBEL6 BUCKLEY, b. 1903, Marlborough, NY.

Generation No. 5

5. ISOBEL6 BUCKLEY (CHARLES R5, THOMAS TOWNSEND4, JOHN3, JOHN2, NATHANIEL1) was born 1903 in Marlborough, NY. She married CHARLES CURTIS.

Children of ISOBEL BUCKLEY and CHARLES CURTIS are:

i. CHARLES BUCKLEY7 CURTIS, b. 1929.

ii. MARY(MOLLIE) CURTIS.

iii. CLAIRE CURTIS.

Endnotes

Charles H. Cochrane, History of the Town of Marlborough, 1887, The Buckley or Bulkley family is of ancient origin, settled in Cheshire in the early part of the 12th century. The Rev. Peter Bulkley a descendent of the Haughton branch, “sold a goodly heritage and came to America in 1635.  He was the brother of Nathaniel.