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BUCKLEY (Soundex B240) — See also ARBUCKLE, BECKLEY, BICKLEY, BOWKLEY, BUCHLI, BUCK, BUCKEY, BUCKLAND, BUCKLE, BUCKLER, BUCKLES, BUCKLEW, BUCKLIN, BUCKLO, BULKLEY, HORNBUCKLE, TUCKLEY.

  BUCKLEY: See also Horace R. Butler — Buckley M. Byers — John Charles Carney, Jr. — Thomas Casey Greene — John Elwin Kehl — Constantine Buckley Kilgore — Fred Melville Libby — Richard Paul Lydon — Eli Pigman — Edward Shippen — Henry Buckley Wilcox
  Buckley, (need first name) — Democrat. Supervisor of Gratiot Township, Michigan; elected 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, A. — of Enterprise, Clarke County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1908 (alternate), 1912, 1920 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Allen — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Georgia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Buckley, Andrew Joseph — of Tiffin, Seneca County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Buckley, Anna — of Brockton, Plymouth County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Buckley, Arthur — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Arthur J. — of Tarentum, Allegheny County, Pa. Independent candidate for burgess of Tarentum, Pennsylvania, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Arthur J. — of Genesee County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1936, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Arthur S. — of Athens, Bradford County, Pa. Burgess of Athens, Pennsylvania, 1923-29. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Barbara — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Buckley, Benjamin — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1856-58; member of New Jersey state senate from Passaic County, 1859-67; mayor of Paterson, N.J., 1875-78. Interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, N.J.
  Buckley, Bert B. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 3rd District, 1912; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916; candidate in primary for Ohio state attorney general, 1924; Ohio treasurer of state, 1927-29. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, C. W. See Charles Waldron Buckley
  Buckley, Caleb F. — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 5th District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Charles Anthony (1890-1967) — also known as Charles A. Buckley — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Bronx, New York County (now Bronx County), N.Y., June 23, 1890. Democrat. Bricklayer; building contractor; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932 (alternate), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964; U.S. Representative from New York, 1935-65 (23rd District 1935-45, 25th District 1945-53, 24th District 1953-63, 23rd District 1963-65); chair of Bronx County Democratic Party, 1953-67. Irish ancestry. Died, of lung cancer, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., January 22, 1967 (age 76 years, 213 days). Interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Marie E. Cowan; father of Charles Anthony Buckley, Jr. (1926?-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Buckley, Charles Anthony, Jr. (born c.1926) — also known as Charles A. Buckley, Jr. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Hartsdale, Westchester County, N.Y. Born about 1926. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1956; charged in 1965 with drunken driving following an automobile accident in Hartsdale, N.Y. Still living as of 1965.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Anthony Buckley (1890-1967).
  Buckley, Charles Waldron (1835-1906) — also known as Charles W. Buckley; C. W. Buckley — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Born in Unadilla, Otsego County, N.Y., February 18, 1835. Republican. Chaplain in Union Army, Civil War; banker; insurance business; mining business; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1867; U.S. Representative from Alabama 2nd District, 1868-73; probate judge in Alabama, 1874-78; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1876 (alternate), 1896, 1900; postmaster at Montgomery, Ala., 1881-85, 1890-93, 1897-1906. Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., December 4, 1906 (age 71 years, 289 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Buckley, Chester (c.1811-1866) — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in New York, about 1811. Village president of Battle Creek, Michigan, 1856-57; mayor of Battle Creek, Mich., 1863. Died in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., 1866 (age about 55 years). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Buckley, Daniel J. — of Willimansett, Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state senate Second Hampden District, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, David J. — of St. Catharine, Linn County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Linn County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Edgar T. — of Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Candidate for Minnesota state senate 31st District, 1942; Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Edward — of Michigan. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Edward W. (b. 1877) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, October 14, 1877. Democrat. Printing executive; member of New York state assembly from New York County 28th District, 1907-08. Member, Typographical Union; Knights of Columbus; Royal Arcanum. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Emerson See R. Emerson Buckley
  Buckley, F. Mac — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Buckley, Felicity — of Shrewsbury, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Shrewsbury, Mo.; elected 2010; elected unopposed 2014. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  Buckley, Frank — of Sullivan County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Frank — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Garry See T. Garry Buckley
  Buckley, George H. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 5th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Hannah S. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Buckley, Harold J. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 4th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Helen — of Seneca County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Helen L. — also known as Helen Moriarty — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Abington, Plymouth County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, July 25, 1928, to Thomas Henry Buckley (1897-?).
  Buckley, Herbert A. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Buckley, Horatio N. — of Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Houston Harry (1901-1941) — also known as Houston H. Buckley — of Pemiscot County, Mo. Born in Hayti, Pemiscot County, Mo., March 21, 1901. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Pemiscot County, 1933-34. Died in Hayti, Pemiscot County, Mo., March 29, 1941 (age 40 years, 8 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Hayti, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of John Terry Buckley (1870-1951) and Ruth (Blair) Buckley (1875-1958); married to Ella B. Brittin (1904-1986).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Buckley, J. E. — of Marlinton, Pocahontas County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Pocahontas County Republican Party, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, James (1840-1911) — of Petoskey, Emmet County, Mich. Born December 19, 1840. Postmaster at Petoskey, Mich., 1891, 1901; mayor of Petoskey, Mich., 1895-96. Died June 15, 1911 (age 70 years, 178 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Petoskey, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Buckley, James — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Prescott, as of 1884-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, James — of Antioch, Davidson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Buckley, James A. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, James B. — Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Buckley, James Lane (b. 1923) — also known as James L. Buckley — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in an elevator at Women's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 9, 1923. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Senator from New York, 1971-77; defeated, 1968 (Conservative), 1976 (Republican); Republican candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1980; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1985-96; took senior status 1996. Catholic. Irish and Swiss ancestry. Member, Skull and Bones. President, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 1982-85. Still living as of 2018.
  Relatives: Son of William Frank Buckley, Sr. (1881-1958) and Aloise (Steiner) Buckley; brother of William Frank Buckley, Jr. and Patricia Lee Buckley (1927-2008; who married Leo Brent Bozell (1926-1997)); married 1953 to Ann Frances Cooley.
  Political family: Buckley family of New York and Connecticut.
  Campaign slogan (1970): "Isn't it about time we had a Senator?"
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Buckley, James P. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 9th District, 1964, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Buckley, James Richard (1870-1945) — also known as James R. Buckley — of Illinois. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., November 18, 1870. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 6th District, 1923-25; defeated, 1924. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., June 22, 1945 (age 74 years, 216 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Buckley, James Vincent (1894-1954) — also known as James V. Buckley — of Lansing, Cook County, Ill. Born in Saginaw County, Mich., May 15, 1894. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 4th District, 1949-51; defeated, 1950. Member, United Auto Workers. Died in Hammond, Lake County, Ind., July 30, 1954 (age 60 years, 76 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Portage, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Buckley, Jody — of Washington. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Washington, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Buckley, John (b. 1885) — of Union, Tolland County, Conn. Born in Stafford Springs, Stafford, Tolland County, Conn., May 12, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Union, 1909-10, 1921-22; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1916; secretary of Connecticut Republican Party, 1916-22; executive secretary to Gov. Marcus H. Holcomb, 1917-20; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1924-33; director, South End Bank and Trust Co., Hartford. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 10, 1930, to Grace Robinson Gaylord.
  Buckley, John A. — of Longmont, Boulder County, Colo. Mayor of Longmont, Colo., 1892-94. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, John E. — of Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Mayor of Penn Yan, N.Y., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Buckley, John J. — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, John J. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 36th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, John J. — of Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Buckley, John Joseph — also known as John J. Buckley — of Lawrence, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Lawrence, Mass., 1953-55; candidate for Massachusetts Governor's Council 5th District, 1958; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
John L. Buckley Buckley, John L. (b. 1900) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 9, 1900. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1925-26; member of New York state senate 15th District, 1927-42; defeated, 1942; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940, 1944, 1948. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Theta Phi; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Buckley, John P. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, John T. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, John T. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly 116th District, 1967-72. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick; Elks; Jaycees; American Bar Association. Still living as of 1972.
  Buckley, John T. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 31st District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Buckley, John Terry (1870-1951) — also known as John T. Buckley — of Hayti, Pemiscot County, Mo. Born in Henderson County, Tenn., May 29, 1870. Democrat. Merchant; mayor of Hayti, Mo., 1930; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Pemiscot County, 1941-51; died in office 1951. Member, Lions. Died in Hayti, Pemiscot County, Mo., September 3, 1951 (age 81 years, 97 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Hayti, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, December 16, 1896, to Ruth Blair (1875-1958); father of Houston Harry Buckley (1901-1941).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Buckley, John W. — U.S. Vice Consul in Sofia, as of 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Joseph B. — Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 17th District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Buckley, Lawrence — Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Adams and Marquette counties, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Lee S. — of Wilmington, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Leer See Monroe Leer Buckley
  Buckley, M. S. — of Richmond, Northampton County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Mac See F. Mac Buckley
  Buckley, Mary Helen — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 3rd District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Buckley, Maurice J. — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stamford; elected 1930; defeated, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Michael — of Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Buckley, Michael F. — of Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Democrat. Chair of Yates County Democratic Party, 1910; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Monroe Leer (1905-1979) — also known as Leer Buckley — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Bourbon County, Ky., February 2, 1905. Republican. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives 76th District, 1932-33; member of Kentucky state senate 27th District, 1936-39; chair of Fayette County Republican Party, 1946. Disciples of Christ; later Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the Revolution; Phi Delta Phi; Kappa Alpha Order; Odd Fellows; Elks; Junior Order; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in January, 1979 (age 73 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Franklin Buckley and Corday (Leer) Buckley; married, April 20, 1933, to Amelia Pickrell King.
  Buckley, Peter — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 2nd District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Buckley, Philo — of Liberty, Sullivan County, N.Y. Postmaster at Liberty, N.Y., 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, R. Emerson — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, R. R. — of Clifton, Fairfax County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, R. William — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate in primary for clerk of the Illinois supreme court, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Ray See Raymond C. Buckley
  Buckley, Raymond C. (b. 1959) — also known as Ray Buckley — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H.; Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Born in Elliot Hospital, Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., November 14, 1959. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 8th Ward, 1986-2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1988, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008 (delegation chair); member of Democratic National Committee from New Hampshire, 2004-10; New Hampshire Democratic state chair, 2008; president, Association of State Democratic Chairs; Vice-Chair of Democratic National Committee, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Buckley, Raymond J. — of Valley Stream, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Valley Stream, N.Y., 1937-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Reynolds C. — of Rahway, Union County, N.J. Mayor of Rahway, N.J., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Robert Chapman (b. 1923) — of Illinois. Born in Canton, Fulton County, Ill., August 14, 1923. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict; circuit judge in Illinois, 1972-78; Judge, Illinois Appellate Court 1st District, 1978-. Still living as of 1993.
  Buckley, Robert F. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Robert J. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Buckley, Roy F. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, T. Garry — of Dorset, Bennington County, Vt. Republican. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Buckley, Thomas — of Illinois. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Thomas Henry (b. 1897) — also known as Thomas H. Buckley — of Abington, Plymouth County, Mass. Born in Abington, Plymouth County, Mass., September 5, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; accountant; member of Massachusetts Democratic State Committee, 1920-40; candidate for Massachusetts Governor's Council 1st District, 1922; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928 (alternate), 1932; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 15th District, 1932; Massachusetts state auditor, 1935-39; candidate in primary for Governor of Massachusetts, 1956. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, American Legion; Grange; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Knights of Columbus; Sons of Union Veterans. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Buckley and Anne (Ruane) Buckley; married, July 25, 1928, to Helen Moriarty (1896?-?).
  Buckley, Thomas J. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948, 1956, 1960, 1964; Massachusetts state auditor; elected 1948, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Thomas M. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, Thomas T. — of Union County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 9-A, 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Buckley, Victoria (1947-1999) — also known as Vikki Buckley — of Colorado. Born in Denver, Colo., November 2, 1947. Republican. Secretary of state of Colorado, 1995-99; died in office 1999. Female. African ancestry. Died, of congestive heart failure caused by heart disease, at University Hospital, Denver, Colo., July 14, 1999 (age 51 years, 254 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Buckley, Vikki See Victoria Buckley
  Buckley, William — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Berlin, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, William See R. William Buckley
  Buckley, William A. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Rochester, N.Y., 1914-17. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, William Frank, Jr. (1925-2008) — also known as William F. Buckley, Jr. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 24, 1925. Conservative. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1965. Catholic. Irish and Swiss ancestry. Member, Skull and Bones. Leader of the conservative movement; founder and editor of National Review magazine; author and lecturer; host of television news show "Firing Line"; recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom on November 18, 1991. Died, probably of diabetes and emphysema, in Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn., February 27, 2008 (age 82 years, 95 days). Cremated; ashes interred at St. Bernard Cemetery, Sharon, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Frank Buckley, Sr. (1881-1958) and Aloise (Steiner) Buckley (1895-1985); brother of James Lane Buckley and Patricia Lee Buckley (1927-2008; who married Leo Brent Bozell (1926-1997)); married 1950 to Patricia Alden Austin Taylor (1926-2007).
  Political family: Buckley family of New York and Connecticut.
  Cross-reference: Frederic R. Coudert, Jr.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books by William F. Buckley, Jr.: Getting It Right (2003) — God and Man at Yale : The Superstitions of 'Academic Freedom' (1951) — Spytime : The Undoing of James Jesus Angleton (2000) — Nearer, My God : An Autobiography of Faith (1997) — The Lexicon : A Cornucopia of Wonderful Words for the Inquisitive Word Lover (1998) — Airborne : A Sentimental Journey (1984) — In Search of Anti-Semitism (1992) — Brothers No More (1995) — Up From Liberalism (1959) — The Committee and its critics : a calm review of the House Committee on Un-American Activities (1962) — Elvis in the Morning (2001) — Execution eve, and other contemporary ballads (1975) — Four reforms : a guide for the seventies (1973) — Gratitude : reflections on what we owe to our country (1990) — Nuremberg : the reckoning (2002) — Overdrive : a personal documentary (1983) — United Nations Journal : A Delegate's Odyssey (1974) — The unmaking of a mayor (1966) — Ronald Reagan: An American Hero (2001) — The Reagan I Knew (2008)
  Fiction by William F. Buckley, Jr.: Stained Glass : A Blackford Oakes Novel — Marco Polo, If You Can : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — Saving the Queen : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — See You Later, Alligator : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — Tucker's Last Stand : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — Mongoose, R.I.P. : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — A Very Private Plot : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — High Jinx : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — Who's on First : A Blackford Oakes Mystery — The Redhunter : a novel based on the life of Senator Joe McCarthy
  Books about William F. Buckley, Jr.: John B. Judis, William F. Buckley, Jr.: Patron Saint of the Conservatives — Lee Edwards, William F. Buckley Jr.: The Maker of a Movement — Carl T. Bogus, Buckley: William F. Buckley Jr. and the Rise of American Conservatism
  Critical books about William F. Buckley, Jr.: David Miller, Chairman Bill: A Biography of William F. Buckley, Jr.
  Buckley, William Gibbs (b. 1907) — also known as William G. Buckley — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 19, 1907. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1933-34, 1937-44; defeated in primary, 1944; removed 1944; Charged on January 22, 1944 (along with 19 other current and former state legislators) with accepting bribes; tried, convicted, and sentenced to 3-5 years in prison; charged on December 6, 1944 (along with four other legislators) with accepting bribes from naturopathic physicians; tried in 1945, but the jury was unable to reach a verdict; retried and convicted; charged on July 20, 1946 (along with 18 other legislators) with accepting bribes to vote against a banking bill, but the last set of charges were dismissed when he agreed to testify. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1933 to Kathryn O'Dowd.
  Buckley, William H. — of Sullivan County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, William McN. — Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 10th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Buckley, William T. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


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