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John Buchanan

jurist

John Buchanan, American jurist. Member lower house Maryland.

Background

Buchanan, John was born in 1772 in Prince George’s County, Maryland, United States. Son of Thomas and Mary (Cook) Buchanan.

Career

Chief judge 5th Jud; chief justice Appellate Court, 1824.

Membership

Member lower house Maryland.

Connections

Married Sophia Williams, October 4, 1808, 2 children.

father:
Thomas Buchanan

mother:
Mary (Cook) Buchanan

spouse:
Sophia Williams