John Vansittart Buckland, 18501932 (aged 82 years)

Name
John Vansittart /Buckland/
Given names
John Vansittart
Surname
Buckland
Note: Of his three sons and four daughters, the eldest son, John Vansittart Buckland, was born in Hobart on 3 July 1850 and educated at his father's school. He obtained the degree of Associate of Arts in Tasmania, became assistant classical master at the Melbourne Church of England Grammar School and while there attended the University of Melbourne (B.A., 1875). He returned to Hobart intending to enter the legal profession and was articled to the firm of Butler McIntyre & Butler. On the death of his father he decided to give up law when offered the position of headmaster. As it was necessary for the headmaster to be in holy orders, he studied for the Church and was ordained on 21 September 1876. He served the school with distinction for eighteen years, during which time his mother, and later his sister, Katherine, acted as matron. His mother died in 1891; next year he resigned and went to England where he served in various parishes until he died on 21 September 1932. He had married Agnes Lucy Kavanagh on 6 September 1894 at Taunton, Somerset.
Birth July 3, 1850 30 29
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
John Russell
from June 30, 1846 to February 20, 1852 (aged 1 year)

Birth of a brotherCharles Reiby Buckland
September 25, 1852 (aged 2 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from February 20, 1852 to December 19, 1852 (aged 2 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
George Hamilton-Gordon
from December 19, 1852 to February 6, 1855 (aged 4 years)

The Crimean War from October 16, 1853 to March 30, 1856 (aged 5 years)

Death of a sisterAnne Catherine Nixon Buckland
December 21, 1856 (aged 6 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry John Temple
from February 6, 1855 to February 20, 1858 (aged 7 years)

Birth of a brotherWilliam Harvey Buckland
March 27, 1858 (aged 7 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from February 20, 1858 to June 12, 1859 (aged 8 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Buckland
November 24, 1859 (aged 9 years)
Birth of a sisterKatherine Lucy Buckland
January 14, 1862 (aged 11 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherFrances Arnold
May 15, 1863 (aged 12 years)
British Queen
Victoria
from June 20, 1837 to January 22, 1901 (aged 50 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry John Temple
from June 12, 1859 to October 29, 1865 (aged 15 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
John Russell
from October 29, 1865 to June 28, 1866 (aged 15 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from June 28, 1866 to February 27, 1868 (aged 17 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 27, 1868 to December 3, 1868 (aged 18 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from December 3, 1868 to February 20, 1874 (aged 23 years)

Death of a fatherJohn Richard Buckland
October 13, 1874 (aged 24 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 20, 1874 to April 23, 1880 (aged 29 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from April 23, 1880 to February 1, 1886 (aged 35 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from February 1, 1886 to July 25, 1886 (aged 36 years)

Death of a motherCatherine Latham
April 25, 1891 (aged 40 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from July 25, 1886 to August 15, 1892 (aged 42 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from August 15, 1892 to March 5, 1894 (aged 43 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Archibald Primrose
from March 5, 1894 to June 25, 1895 (aged 44 years)

Census March 31, 1901 (aged 50 years)
Address: Clare View Mount Street Taunton St Mary Magdalen Within
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from June 25, 1895 to July 12, 1902 (aged 52 years)

The Boer War
Battle for control of southern Africa
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 51 years)

British King
Edward VII
from January 22, 1901 to May 6, 1910 (aged 59 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Arthur Balfour
from July 12, 1902 to December 5, 1905 (aged 55 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry Campbell-Bannerman
from December 5, 1905 to April 5, 1908 (aged 57 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Herbert Henry Asquith
from April 5, 1908 to December 6, 1916 (aged 66 years)

Olympic Games
Games of the IV Olympiad
from April 27, 1908 to October 31, 1908 (aged 58 years)
Census April 2, 1911 (aged 60 years)
Address: The Vicarage Whitelackington Ilminster Somersetshire
Death of a brotherWilliam Harvey Buckland
January 31, 1929 (aged 78 years)
British King
George V
from May 6, 1910 to January 20, 1936 (aged 85 years)

The Great War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 68 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
David Lloyd George
from December 6, 1916 to October 23, 1922 (aged 72 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Bonar Law
from October 23, 1922 to May 22, 1923 (aged 72 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Stanley Baldwin
from May 22, 1923 to January 22, 1924 (aged 73 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Ramsey MacDonald
from January 22, 1924 to June 7, 1935 (aged 84 years)

Death September 21, 1932 (aged 82 years)
Family with parents
father
18191874
Birth: August 3, 1819 34 29Hampton, Evesham, Worcestershire, England
Death: October 13, 1874Hobart Town, Tasmania, Australia
mother
Marriage
Marriage:
elder sister
18441933
Birth: March 17, 1844 24 22Richmond, Tasmania, Australia
Death: between July 1933 and September 1933Marylebone, London, England
2 years
elder sister
sister
himself
18501932
Birth: July 3, 1850 30 29Tasmania, Australia
Death: September 21, 1932Melksham, Wiltshire, England
2 years
younger brother
6 years
younger brother
18581929
Birth: March 27, 1858 38 36Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Death: January 31, 1929Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Name

Of his three sons and four daughters, the eldest son, John Vansittart Buckland, was born in Hobart on 3 July 1850 and educated at his father's school. He obtained the degree of Associate of Arts in Tasmania, became assistant classical master at the Melbourne Church of England Grammar School and while there attended the University of Melbourne (B.A., 1875). He returned to Hobart intending to enter the legal profession and was articled to the firm of Butler McIntyre & Butler. On the death of his father he decided to give up law when offered the position of headmaster. As it was necessary for the headmaster to be in holy orders, he studied for the Church and was ordained on 21 September 1876. He served the school with distinction for eighteen years, during which time his mother, and later his sister, Katherine, acted as matron. His mother died in 1891; next year he resigned and went to England where he served in various parishes until he died on 21 September 1932. He had married Agnes Lucy Kavanagh on 6 September 1894 at Taunton, Somerset.