William Harvey Buckland, 18581929 (aged 70 years)

Name
William Harvey /Buckland/
Given names
William Harvey
Surname
Buckland
Note: His younger brother, William Harvey Buckland, was born on 27 March 1858 in Hobart. After completing his education at the Hutchins School he won first place in the examination for Associate of Arts in 1874 and a scholarship which took him to Oxford (B.A., 1880). He returned to Hobart to teach under his brother. Frederic George Howell, who had married their sister Martha on 3 October 1874, was also a member of the staff. Thus for its first fifty years the Hutchins School was controlled and managed by the Buckland family. William founded the school Cadet Corps in 1885, members of which later served in the Boer war and won two Victoria Crosses. After his brother retired William left the Hutchins School and opened a preparatory school of his own which he ran successfully for many years. He died in Hobart on 31 January 1929. His sister, Katherine, accompanied her brother to England in 1892, and until 1930 was matron of one of the houses at Eton.
Birth March 27, 1858 38 36
MarriageMarian Frances Gertrude WrightView this family
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Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from February 20, 1858 to June 12, 1859 (aged 1 year)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Buckland
November 24, 1859 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a sisterKatherine Lucy Buckland
January 14, 1862 (aged 3 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherFrances Arnold
May 15, 1863 (aged 5 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry John Temple
from June 12, 1859 to October 29, 1865 (aged 7 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
John Russell
from October 29, 1865 to June 28, 1866 (aged 8 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from June 28, 1866 to February 27, 1868 (aged 9 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from December 3, 1868 to February 20, 1874 (aged 15 years)

Death of a fatherJohn Richard Buckland
October 13, 1874 (aged 16 years)
British Queen
Victoria
from June 20, 1837 to January 22, 1901 (aged 42 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 27, 1868 to December 3, 1868 (aged 10 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 20, 1874 to April 23, 1880 (aged 22 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from April 23, 1880 to February 1, 1886 (aged 27 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from February 1, 1886 to July 25, 1886 (aged 28 years)

Death of a motherCatherine Latham
April 25, 1891 (aged 33 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from July 25, 1886 to August 15, 1892 (aged 34 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from August 15, 1892 to March 5, 1894 (aged 35 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Archibald Primrose
from March 5, 1894 to June 25, 1895 (aged 37 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from June 25, 1895 to July 12, 1902 (aged 44 years)

The Boer War
Battle for control of southern Africa
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 44 years)

British King
Edward VII
from January 22, 1901 to May 6, 1910 (aged 52 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Arthur Balfour
from July 12, 1902 to December 5, 1905 (aged 47 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry Campbell-Bannerman
from December 5, 1905 to April 5, 1908 (aged 50 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Herbert Henry Asquith
from April 5, 1908 to December 6, 1916 (aged 58 years)

Olympic Games
Games of the IV Olympiad
from April 27, 1908 to October 31, 1908 (aged 50 years)
British King
George V
from May 6, 1910 to January 20, 1936 (aged 77 years)

The Great War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 60 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
David Lloyd George
from December 6, 1916 to October 23, 1922 (aged 64 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Bonar Law
from October 23, 1922 to May 22, 1923 (aged 65 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Stanley Baldwin
from May 22, 1923 to January 22, 1924 (aged 65 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Ramsey MacDonald
from January 22, 1924 to June 7, 1935 (aged 77 years)

Death January 31, 1929 (aged 70 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
elder brother
18501932
Birth: July 3, 1850 30 29Tasmania, Australia
Death: September 21, 1932Melksham, Wiltshire, England
2 years
elder brother
6 years
himself
18581929
Birth: March 27, 1858 38 36Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Death: January 31, 1929Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Family with Marian Frances Gertrude Wright
himself
18581929
Birth: March 27, 1858 38 36Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Death: January 31, 1929Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
wife
Marriage
Marriage:
Name

His younger brother, William Harvey Buckland, was born on 27 March 1858 in Hobart. After completing his education at the Hutchins School he won first place in the examination for Associate of Arts in 1874 and a scholarship which took him to Oxford (B.A., 1880). He returned to Hobart to teach under his brother. Frederic George Howell, who had married their sister Martha on 3 October 1874, was also a member of the staff. Thus for its first fifty years the Hutchins School was controlled and managed by the Buckland family. William founded the school Cadet Corps in 1885, members of which later served in the Boer war and won two Victoria Crosses. After his brother retired William left the Hutchins School and opened a preparatory school of his own which he ran successfully for many years. He died in Hobart on 31 January 1929. His sister, Katherine, accompanied her brother to England in 1892, and until 1930 was matron of one of the houses at Eton.