Frederick Ernest Buckton

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1875 Jul/Sep Born Frederick Ernest Buckton at Leeds

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1881 census living at 56 Bainbrigge Terrace, Headingly, Leeds

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1891 census Living at 216 Chapeltown Rd, Chapeltown, Leeds

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1901 census A boarder at 1 Reginald Terrace, Chapeltown, Leeds

1901 Oct 17. 2nd West Hiding of Yorkshire (Leeds), The undermentioned Second Lieutenants to be Lieutenants : F. E. Buckton.

1902 Sep 4.Married at Leeds to Gertrude Watson

1906 Jun 30. Royal Engineers (Volunteers). 2nd (Leeds) Yorkshire (West Riding); Lieutenant F. E. Buckton, to be Captain.

1907 Mar 16 NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Harry Scott Buckton, Walter Buckton, and Frederick Ernest Buckton, carrying on business as Linen Manufacturers, at Hunslet Linen Works, Goodman-street, Hunslet, in the city of Leeds, under the style or firm of Richard Buckton and Son, has been dissolved by mutual consent as and from the sixteenth day of March, 1907. All debts due to and owing by the said late firm will be received and paid by the said Harry Scott Buckton and Walter Buckton, who will carry on the business under the style or firm of Richard Buckton and Son as heretofore

1916 Apr 1. R W Fusiliers The undermentioned temp. Lts. to be temp. Lts. 1 Sept. 1916, but with seniority from F. E. Buckton (from S. Wales Bord.). 1 Apr. 1916

1908 Apr 1. Resigns commission in 2nd Yorks Volunteer Royal Engineers

1917 Mar 31. Garrison Battalions. Ches. R. Temp. Lt. F. E. Buckton, from R. W. Fus., to be temp. Capt.

1918 Dec 9, War Diary Bedfordshire Regt. A Draft of 63 ORs. Laying on of water completed [Comment; Captain Frederick Ernest BUCKTON, Lts R.R. PARKIN and J.C. DOWNIE. MC arrived]

1920 May 31. Ches. R. 2nd Garr. Bn.— Temp. Capt. F. E. Buckton relinquishes his commission on completion of service, and retains itihe rank of Capt.

1920 Jul 7. The undermentioned to be temp. Capts. whilst specially empld.: Capt. F. E. Buckton, late Garr. Bn., Ches. Regt. He was Grade II

1920 Nov 20 The undermentioned relinquish their temp, appts.: Spec. Appts., Cl. II.— Temp. Capt. F. E. Buckton, Gen. List. (also Carter A. H., Lt. A. Anderton, M.C., R.H. & R.F.A., T.F. Temp. Lt. C. H. Colley, Gen. Last. 2nd Lt. Also relinquishes his commission.

Note that his is the day of the Bloody Sunday Murders . They must have been given the option of resigning.

1925 May. died Leeds age 49. His widow died in Sep 1938

Dublin Castle Intelligence

WO 339/29140