Name of father: Isaac
Buchanan of Boling Green, KY,
Thomas Buchanan and Jennie Neely of Boling Green
Name of mother: Naomi
Crawford, daughter of John
and _____ Buchanan of Cane Creek, Fayetteville, TN
Remarks: The Buchanan family
was originally from
branch coming to VA and later to KY and TN and then
to AR. The family furnished 1800 men to the
Army. Many of the Buchanans were preachers and
many were mathematicians.
Occupation: Professor of Mathematics
Military service: Capt. Of Co. in State service and
Capt. In Confederate service.