David ATHERTON

Male 1818 - 1888  (69 years)


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  • Name David ATHERTON 
    Born 9 Feb 1818  Freeport, Harrison, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Residence 1860  [1
    Died 1888  Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3512  Atherton
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2016 

    Father Boaz ATHERTON,   b. 7 Jun 1787, Brownsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1874, Vermont, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Mary ROSS,   b. 26 Oct 1791, Jones, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1875, Vermont, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1812  Strabane, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1753  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Elizabeth LADY,   b. 17 Mar 1822, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1892, Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1838  Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James ATHERTON,   b. 1842, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Martha A ATHERTON,   b. 1844, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Finley Boaz ATHERTON,   b. 1845, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930, Leon, Decatur, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     4. Mary E ATHERTON,   b. 1849, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Nancy J ATHERTON,   b. 1852, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sarah Isadore ATHERTON,   b. 1855, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Charles S ATHERTON,   b. 1858, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1938, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. Ida ATHERTON,   b. 1860, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1860, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. Nellie ATHERTON,   b. 1864, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Irvin ATHERTON,   b. 1867, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F2811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Feb 1818 - Freeport, Harrison, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1838 - Fulton, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1888 - Fulton, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1840 United States Federal Census
      Name David Atherton
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State) Noble, Morgan, Ohio
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19 1
      Persons Employed in Agriculture 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20 1
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49 1
      Total Free White Persons 2
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves 2
    • David Atherton
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: David Atherton
      Age: 31
      Birth Year: abt 1819
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Home in 1850: Noble, Morgan, Ohio, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 272
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      David Atherton 31 [Farmer]
      Mary Atherton 28 [b. Ohio]
      James Atherton 8 [b. Ohio]
      Martha Atherton 6 [b. Ohio]
      Finley Atherton 5 [b. Ohio]
      Mary Atherton 0[6m b. Ohio]
    • David Atherton
      in the 1860 United States Federal Census
      Name: David Atherton
      Age: 42
      Birth Year: abt 1818
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: Ohio
      Home in 1860: Vermont, Fulton, Illinois
      Post Office: Ipava
      Family Number: 1915
      Value of real estate: View image
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      David Atherton 42 [Farmer]
      Mary Atherton 38 [b. Ohio]
      James Atherton 18 [Farmer b. Ohio]
      Matha A Atherton 15 [b. Ohio]
      Finley B Atherton 14 [b. Ohio]
      Mary E Atherton 11 [b. Ohio]
      Nancy J Atherton 8 [b. Ohio]
      Sarah L Atherton 5 [b. Illinois]
      Charles S Atherton 2 [b. Illinois]
    • David Atherton
      in the 1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: David Atherton
      Age in 1870: 53
      Birth Year: abt 1817
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Home in 1870: Bernadotte, Fulton, Illinois
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Bernadotte
      Value of real estate: View image
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      David Atherton 53 [Peddler]
      Mary L Atherton 48 [Keeping House b. Ohiko]
      Martha Atherton 26 [b. Ohio]
      Mary Atherton 20 [b. Ohio]
      Nancy Atherton 18 [b. Ohio]
      Isadore Atherton 14 [b. Illinois]
      Charles Atherton 12 [b. Illinois]
      Irvin Atherton 3 [b. Illinois]
      Nellie Atherton 6 [b. Illinois]
    • David Atherton
      in the 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: David Atherton
      Age: 62
      Birth Year: abt 1818
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Home in 1880: Vermont, Fulton, Illinois
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Mary Atherton
      Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Occupation: Farmer
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      David Atherton 62
      Mary Atherton 58 [Wife M (Blind) b. Ohio (Father b. Pennsylvania, Mother b. Virginia)]
      Mary Atherton 30 [Dau S b. Ohio (as were parents)]
      Lewis Atherton 8 [Grand Son b. Illinois (as was Father, Mother b. Ohio)]
      Effa Atherton 7m [Grand Dau b. Illinois (as was Father, Mother b. Ohio)]
      Eva Atherton 7m [Grand Dau b. Illinois (as was Father, Mother b. Ohio)]
    • From Find a Grave:
      David Atherton
      Birth: Feb. 9, 1818
      Freeport
      Harrison County
      Ohio, USA
      Death: 1888
      Fulton County
      Illinois, USA

      David was a son of Mary ( Ross) and Boaz Atherton. He was born on February 9, 1818 in Freeport, Harrison County, Illinois.

      David married Miss Mary Lady. To this union were born seven children.

      U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 about David Atherton :
      Name: David Atherton
      Cemetery: Quaker Cemetery
      Cemetery Location: Macomb, Illinois


      Family links:
      Parents:
      Boaz Atherton (1787 - 1874)
      Mary Ross Atherton (1791 - 1875)

      Spouse:
      Mary Elizabeth Lady Atherton (1822 - 1892)*

      Siblings:
      David Atherton (1818 - 1888)
      Reuben Ross Atherton (1823 - 1896)*
      Richard Atherton (1824 - 1880)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Quaker Cemetery
      Vermont
      Fulton County
      Illinois, USA

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      Maintained by: labs2006
      Originally Created by: Labz2006
      Record added: Nov 10, 2013
      Find A Grave Memorial# 120103326

  • Sources 
    1. [S14500578] 1860 USA Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images), Year: 1860; Census Place: Vermont, Fulton, Illinois; Roll: ; Page: ; Image: .
      Birth date: abt 1818Birth place: OhioResidence date: 1860Residence place: Vermont, Fulton, Illinois, USAhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=37051033&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt