Family Group Sheet for William Walker BUCKNER  WIFE: Lila Mae WESTLAKE
by  Verna Reed [email protected] 1/15/05
FGS Index

Husband: William Walker BUCKNER
Birth: 21 Dec 1881, Stephenville, Erath, Texas
Death: 12 Oct 1938, Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico
Father: John Walker BUCKNER
Mother: Sarah Ellen KEY
Marriage: 13 Oct 1903, Alamogordo, Otero, New Mexico

Wife: Lila Mae WESTLAKE
Birth: 16 May 1885, Austin, Travis, Texas
Death: 1 Jan 1942, Mountain Park, Otero, New Mexico
Father: George Bracee WESTLAKE
Mother: Emma R. MILLER

1: Lila Mary BUCKNER, Sex: F
Birth: 22 Nov 1904, Weed, Otero, New Mexico
Death: 1904, Below Weed, Otero, New Mexico

2: William Alexander BUCKNER, Sex: M
Birth: 17 Apr 1906, Near Weed, Otero, New Mexico
Death: 13 Feb 1970, Sacramento, Otero, New Mexico
Marriage: 26 Aug 1930, Alamogordo, Otero, New Mexico
Spouse: Bertha Beatrice CAMPBELL

3: Olive Amelia BUCKNER, Sex: F
Birth: 24 Apr 1908, Duncan, Greenlee, Arizona
Death: 14 Dec 1999, Alamogordo, Otero, New Mexico
Marriage: 25 Dec 1927, Alamogordo, Otero, New Me
Spouse: Gentry Ernest ROBERTSON

4: Dorothy Edith BUCKNER, Sex: F
Birth: 29 Jul 1910, Hope, Eddy, New Mexico
Death: 20 Jul 1961, El Paso, El Paso, Texas
Marriage: 17 Sep 1948, Otero Co., New Mexico
Spouse: Robert Lee RAMEY

5: Raymond Claiborne BUCKNER, Sex: M
Birth: 30 Oct 1912, Hope, Eddy, New Mexico
Death: 29 Jan 2002, Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico
Marriage: 17 Feb 1943, Silver Spring, Montgomery, Maryland
Spouse name: Ruby Estelle SHARP

6: Living

(a) 1920 Otero Co. Census records for Cloudcroft, Otero, New Mexico ed. 126 sheet 2A;  William Walker Buckner is listed as a pioneer photographer for the Sacramento Mountains. His pictures are distinctive for the period because many of them are framed well and show a favorite or non favorite activity. Lilla Mae Westlake Buckner had TB as a girl and live in El Paso.  She was an accomplished pianist.  Some of their life is documented in the Otero County Histories. They contributed much to the early history of the mountains, as did their children. 
(b) Otero Co. marriage records.