Edmund ATHERTON[1]

Male 1898 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Edmund ATHERTON 
    Born 17 Oct 1898  Midlothian Station, Via Normanton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I11043  Atherton
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2014 

    Father Thomas Arthur ATHERTON,   b. 8 Feb 1866, Mount Hedlow Station, Via Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1935, Nambour, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Jane BARDSLEY,   b. 1877, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1943, Mackay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1895  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2284  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gwyneth DAVIES,   b. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Edmund ATHERTON,   b. Yes, date unknown
     2. Louise ATHERTON,   b. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3052  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Oct 1898 - Midlothian Station, Via Normanton, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Edmund Atherton b. 1898
    Edmund Atherton b. 1898
    Husband of Gwyneth (Davies) Atherton

  • Notes 
    • Edmund was also born at `Midlothian` Station near Normanton and moved with the family back to the Mackay district while still a lad. Following service in World War 1, he commenced Cane Farming at Turnors Paddock near Koumala. He married Gweneth and moved to `Marklands` where he combined cane growing with grazing. After disposing of these interests he took up residence in Mackay and purchased what remained of Howard Park on which he run a few cattle, during this time he also bought `Ballykeel` for grazing purposes and for a time prior
      to this held `Mt. Funnel` for a short period. Following the sale of his Mackay interests Edmund and his wife moved to Brisbane for retirement.WW1 Australian Services - Enlisted as P:rivate on 15 Jul 1918 into 1-8 Reinforcements.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14500346] athoman.com.