Isaiah Young ATHERTON

Male 1839 - 1923  (83 years)


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  • Name Isaiah Young ATHERTON 
    Born 30 Sep 1839  Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation School Teacher 
    Died 23 Aug 1923  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33198  Atherton
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2016 

    Father George ATHERTON,   b. 1808, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1884, Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth CASEY,   b. 1806, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1872, Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 8 May 1828  Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • George Atherton
      in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985
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      Name: George Atherton
      Event Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 8 May 1828
      Marriage Place: Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA
      Spouse Name: Elizabeth Casey
      Denomination: Presbyterian
      Organization Name: Middle Spring Presbyterian Church
    Family ID F10813  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah E STAUFFER,   b. 19 Feb 1835, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1889, Knoxville, Marion, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Children 
     1. Cora G ATHERTON,   b. 1862, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth L ATHERTON,   b. 1865, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Charles Stauffer ATHERTON,   b. 24 Sep 1866, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1910, Peru, La Salle, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     4. Nancy S ATHERTON,   b. 1868, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Norma L ATHERTON,   b. 1868, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Josephine ATHERTON,   b. 1877, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F10820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1839 - Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Aug 1923 - Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • George Atherton
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: George Atherton
      Age: 42
      Birth Year: abt 1808
      Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Home in 1850: Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 845
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      George Atherton 42 [Mason]
      Elizabeth Atherton 44
      Rebecca J Atherton 21
      Caleb Atherton 19 [Mason]
      John Atherton 17 [Mason]
      Joseph Atherton 16 [Prentice]
      Joannes Atherton 14
      Joshua Atherton 12
      Isaiah Atherton 9
      George Atherton 6
      Mary Atherton 0 [Comment: Dau of George's brother Henry & Mary (Culp) Atherton whose twin brother Rupley Atherton died with his mother on 19 Nov 1849]
      [All b. Pennsylvania]
    • 1860 United States Federal Census
      Name George Atherton
      Age 52
      Birth Year abt 1808
      Gender Male
      Birth Place Pennsylvania
      Home in 1860 Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania
      Post Office Shippensburg
      Family Number 421
      Household Members
      Name Age
      George Atherton 52
      Elizabeth Atherton 53
      Rebecca Atherton 31
      John Atherton 27
      Joanna Atherton 23
      Isaiah Atherton 20
      George Atherton 15
      [All b. Pennsylvania, occupations illegible]

    • Isaiah Y. Atherton
      United States Civil War Soldiers Index
      Name Isaiah Y. Atherton
      Event Type Military Service
      Military Beginning Rank Sergeant
      Military Final Rank Sergeant
      Military Side Union
      State or Military Term Pennsylvania
      Military Unit 126th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry
      Military Company B
      Affiliate Film Number 3
    • 1870 United States Federal Census
      Name Isaiah Y Atherton
      Age in 1870 30
      Birth Year abt 1840
      Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Home in 1870 Mercersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania
      Race White
      Gender Male
      Post Office Mercersburg
      Household Members
      Name Age
      Isaiah Y Atherton 30 [School Teacher]
      Sadie E Atherton 34 [Keeping House b. Pennsylvania]
      Cora G Atherton 8 [b. Pennsylvania]
      Elizabeth L Atherton 5 [b. Pennsylvania]
      Charles F Atherton 3 [b. Pennsylvania]
      Nancy S Atherton 2 [b. Pennsylvania]
    • 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name I. Y. Atherton
      Age 40
      Birth Year abt 1840
      Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Home in 1880 Knoxville, Marion, Iowa
      Race White
      Gender Male
      Relation to Head of House Self
      Marital Status Married
      Spouse's Name S. E. Atherton
      Father's Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Occupation School Teacher
      Household Members
      Name Age
      I. Y. Atherton 40
      S. E. Atherton 41 [Wife M Keeps House b. Pa (as was Father, Mother b. Ohio]
      Bessie Atherton 15 [Dau b. Pa]
      Chas. Atherton 13 [Son b. Pa]
      Nannie Atherton 11 [Dau b. Pa]
      Josie Atherton 3 [Dau b. Pa]
    • 1900?
    • 1910 United States Federal Census
      Name Isaiah Y Atherton
      Age in 1910 70
      Birth Year abt 1840
      Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Home in 1910 Nebraska City Ward 3, Otoe, Nebraska
      Street 5th Avenue
      Race White
      Gender Male
      Relation to Head of House Father-in-law
      Marital Status Widowed
      Father's Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Native Tongue English
      Occupation Owne
      Industry Income
      Home Owned or Rented Rent
      Farm or House House
      Able to read Yes
      Able to Write Yes
      Household Members
      Name Age
      John R Nelson 54 [Head M Barber b. Sweden (as were parents)]
      Norma L Nelson 42 [Wife M 25 yrs 10 ch b. alive 7 living b. Pennsylvania (as were parents)]
      Erma Nelson 17 [S b. Nebraska]
      Arnold Nelson 15 [b. Nebraska]
      John Nelson Jr 11 [b. Nebraska]
      Frank Nelson 8 [b. Nebraska]
      Donald Nelson 3 [b. Nebraska]
      Isaiah Y Atherton 70
    • 1920 United States Federal Census
      Name Isiah Y Atherton
      Age 80
      Birth Year abt 1840
      Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Home in 1920 Des Moines Ward 1, Polk, Iowa
      Street Kingman Boulervard
      Race White
      Gender Male
      Relation to Head of House Father-in-law
      Marital Status Widowed
      Father's Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Able to Speak English Yes
      Household Members
      Name Age
      Adelbert N Harris 47 [Head M Commercial Traveller b. Michigan (as were parents)]
      Josephine Harris 42 [Wife M b. Iowa (parents b. Pennsylvania)]
      Isiah Y Atherton 80
      Meriam Wasson 21 [Cousin S Stenographer b. Oklahoma]
    • From Find a Grave:
      Sgt Isaiah Young Atherton
      Birth: Sep. 30, 1839
      Shippensburg
      Cumberland County
      Pennsylvania, USA
      Death: Aug. 23, 1923
      Des Moines
      Polk County
      Iowa, USA

      Husband of Sarah.
      Civil War Veteran. Co B 126th Pennsylvania Infantry

      Sarah E. Atherton b. 19 Feb 1835; d. 25 Apr 1889 (Plot 1-36). She is buried next to:
      Isaiah Y. Atherton b. 30 Sep 1839; d. 23 Aug 1923 - Sgt Co B 126 Pa Inf (Plot 1-36).



      Family links:
      Parents:
      George Atherton (1808 - 1884)
      Elizabeth Casey Atherton (1806 - 1872)

      Spouse:
      Sarah E Atherton (1835 - 1889)

      Siblings:
      Rebecca Jane Atherton (1829 - 1915)*
      Caleb K Atherton (1831 - 1855)*
      John Casey Atherton (1833 - 1861)*
      Isaiah Young Atherton (1839 - 1923)
      George Oneamus Atherton (1844 - 1925)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Note: From 1930s WPA Graves Registration Survey & Marion County Genealogical Society

      Burial:
      Graceland Cemetery
      Knoxville
      Marion County
      Iowa, USA

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      Created by: K L Bonnett
      Record added: Mar 22, 2011
      Find A Grave Memorial# 67261040