Atherton One-Name Study

Riley Mayfield ATHERTON

Male 1867 - 1943  (76 years)


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  • Name Riley Mayfield ATHERTON 
    Born 4 Feb 1867  Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: California Death Index, Family Search
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Feb 1943  San Diego, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: California Death Index, Family Search
    Person ID I48140  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2019 

    Father William L ATHERTON,   b. 1837, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1909, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Sarah E MAYFIELD,   b. 1843, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1877  (Age < 33 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1861  Cass County, Nebraska Territory, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: Family Search
    Family ID F16698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maude C RAURER,   b. 1876,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Dec 1895  Bethany, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995, Family Search
    Last Modified 26 May 2019 
    Family ID F16699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1870 US Census:
      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      Wm L Atherton Male 33 New York
      Sarah E Atherton Female 27 Indiana
      Martha Atherton Female 6 Nebraska
      Reily M Atherton
      Male 3 Nebraska
      Marion W Atherton Male 2 Nebraska
      Event Place Nebraska

      1880 US Census:
      Name Riley W (or M?) Atherton
      Event Place Salt Creek, Cass, Nebraska, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 13
      Marital Status Single
      Race White
      Occupation Works On Farm
      Relationship to Head of Household Son
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1867
      Birthplace Nebraska, United States
      Father's Birthplace New York, United States
      Mother's Birthplace Indiana, United States
      Household:
      William Atherton Self Farmer Male 43 New York, United States
      Eliza Jane Atherton Wife Female 46 Indiana, United States
      Isaac W Mefford Stepson Male 13 Nebraska, United States
      George Grant Mefford Stepson Male 7 Nebraska, United States
      Riley W Atherton Son Male 13 Nebraska, United States
      Marion W Atherton Son Male 11 Nebraska, United States
      Mary E Atherton Daughter Female 9 Nebraska, United States
      John Mefford Stepson Male 22 Iowa, United States
      Mefford Stepdaughter Female 18 Illinois, United States
      Phoebe Hazleton Other Female 36 Ohio, United States
      Sheet Letter A Sheet Number 113 Person Number 4 Volume 1

      1900 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Atherton, Riley M, Electrician, res 523 25th Av. S

      1910 US Census:
      Name Riley M Atherton
      Event Place Tacoma Ward 5, Pierce, Washington, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 43
      Marital Status Married
      Race White
      Occupation Electrician
      Relationship to Head of Household Head
      Birth Year (Estimated)1867
      Birthplace Nebraska
      Father's Birthplace New York
      Mother's Birthplace Indiana
      Sheet Letter B Sheet Number 1

      1920 US Census:
      Name Riley M Atherton
      Event Place Tacoma Ward 8, Pierce, Washington, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 52
      Marital Status Married
      Race White
      Can Read Yes Can Write Yes
      Relationship to Head of Household Head
      Own or Rent Own
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1868
      Birthplace Nebraska
      Father's Birthplace England?
      Mother's Birthplace Indiana
      Sheet Letter A Sheet Number 8

      1930 US Census:
      Name Riley M Atherton
      Event Place Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 63
      Marital Status Widowed
      Race White
      Relationship to Head of Household Head
      Birth Year (Estimated)1867
      Birthplace Nebraska
      Father's Birthplace New York
      Mother's Birthplace Indiana
      Sheet Letter B Sheet Number 14

      1940 US Census:
      Name Riley M Atherton
      Event Place North Park Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 72
      Marital Status Widowed
      Race White
      Relationship to Head of Household Father
      Birthplace Nebraska
      Birth Year (Estimated)1868
      Last Place of Residence Torrance, California