Atherton One-Name Study

James Martin ATHERTON

Male 1853 - 1926  (73 years)


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  • Name James Martin ATHERTON 
    Born 25 Jan 1853  Hornell, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: Washington Death Certificate, No. 394/55.
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jul 1926  Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Washington Death Certificate, No. 394/55, Family Search:
      Name James Martin Atherton
      Residence Tacoma
      Status Widowed
      Wife Belle Ewart Atherton
      DOB January 25, 1853
      Age 73 years, 6 months, 1 day
      Occupation Bridge Foreman
      Birthplace Hornell, New York
      Father Ransom Atherton b. New York
      Mother Mary Fogle b. Pennsylvania
      Date of Death July 26, 1926
      Occurred Masonic Hospital
      Burial Woodbine Cemetery?
    Person ID I48171  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2019 

    Father Ransom ATHERTON,   b. Between 1810 and 1812, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary FOGLE,   b. Between 1826 and 1827, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F16716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella T EWART,   b. 1866, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 26 Aug 1887  Marshall, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911, Family Search:
      Name James M Atherton
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 26 Aug 1887
      Event Place Marshall, Kansas, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 33
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1854
      Spouse's Name Isabella T Ewert
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Age 21
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1866
      Page 162
    Last Modified 26 May 2019 
    Family ID F16715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1860 US Census:
      First name(s) Last name Gender Age Birth year Birth place
      Ransom Atherton Male 48 b. 1812 NY, Day Labourer
      Mary Atherton Female 33 1827 NY
      Wells Atherton Male 10 1850 NY
      James Atherton Male 7 1853 NY
      Event Place Hornellsville, Steuben, New York

      1900 US Census:
      J M Atherton Self Married Male 47 b.1853 New York
      Occupation Railroad Bridge Inspector
      Father born Vermont Mother born New York
      Isabelle Atherton Wife Married Female 34 b.1866 Scotland
      John Gogerty Boarder M 24 b. Kansas
      Event Place Anacortes, Skagit, Washington

      1901 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      James M Atherton, Bridge Carp, res 214 Virginia.

      1904 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      James M Atherton, Carp, P C Co, r 107 Main.

      1905 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      James Atherton, Bridge Carp, r 107 W. Main.

      *Note: Possible match for 1910 US Census:
      (Status is Single; could it be widowed? / Year of birth is wrong / Middle initial is wrong / Profession matches correctly / Parents' birthplace matches correctly)
      First name Last name Relationship Marital status Gender Age Birth year
      James Mcintosh Self Married Male 31 1879
      Jeanette N Mcintosh Wife Married Female 30 1880
      Christopher M Mcintosh Son - Male 3 1907
      John W James - Single Male 39 1871
      Arthur Manning - Single Male 37 1873
      James F Atherton - Single Male 31 1879 Born Minnesota
      Father born New York Mother born New York
      Occupation Carpenter, spays work?
      Event Place Tacoma, Pierce, Washington

      1914 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      J M Atherton, Carp, r 1115 1/2 1st Av.

      1917 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      J M Atherton, r 1107 5th Av.

      1918 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      J M Atherton, Carp, r 1315 6th Av.

      1919 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Jas M Atherton, Bridgeman, r 1532 1st Av.

      1920 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Jas M Atherton, r 1218 Madison.

      1920 US Census:
      First name Last name Relationship Marital status Gender Age Birth year Birth place
      George Harwood Self Married Male 61 1859 Missouri
      Elizabeth Harwood Wife Married Female 52 1868 Utah
      Hugh Harwood Son Single Male 20 1900 Montana
      William Taylor - Single Male 44 1876 Scotland
      James Atherton - Widowed Male 66 1854 New York
      Occupation Bridge Foreman, Railroad
      Father born New York Mother born Pennsylvania
      John Carney - Single Male 60 1860 Massachusetts
      Helen Tahey - Single Female 18 1902 Washington
      Martin Olson - Single Male 28 1892 Sweden
      George Conel - Single Male 40 1880 Scotland
      Minnie Tahey - Divorced Female 38 1882 Washington
      Event Place King, Washington