Atherton One-Name Study

William Thomas ATHERTON

Male 1873 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name William Thomas ATHERTON 
    Born 13 Mar 1873  Upwell, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO Birth Certificate No. 416:
      Name: William Thomas Atherton
      Born: Thirteenth March 1873, Upwell, Norfolk
      Father's Name: William Atherton, Gardener & Domestic Servant
      Mother's Name: Jane Atherton formerly Ridell
      Registered: 19 Apr 1873
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Butler 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I9138  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2019 

    Father William ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1844 and Sep 1844, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1906 and 1919  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Jane RIDELL,   b. Est 1849, Spaldwick, Huntingdonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Between Oct 1870 and Dec 1870  Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In the 1881 Census living at Rectory House, Bacton, Hartismere, Suffolk was William Atherton Head M 36 Gardener b. Outwell Cambs, Jane Atherton Wife M 32 b. Spaldwick Hunts, Mary Ann Atherton Dau 9 b. Clenchwarton Norfolk, William Thomas Son 8 b. Outwell Norfolk.

      1891?

      In the 1901 Census living at Langham Hall, Langham, Essex was William T Atherton Servant S 28 Butler Domestic b. Upwell Norfolk. Head was William Norton M 39 Solicitor (JP)(CC) Farmer b. Blyborough Lincs, Mary E Norton Wife M 30 b. Wroxham Norfolk 3 ch and 6 servants.

      1910 US Census:
      First name(s) William
      Last name Atherton
      Marital status Single
      Gender Male
      Age 32
      Birth year 1878
      Birth place England, United Kingdom
      Race White
      Immigration year 1906
      Father's birth place England
      Mother's birth place England
      Occupation Butler for Private Family
      Event Place Duluth Ward 1 St. Louis Minnesota

      1918 WW1 Registration Card No. 8763:
      Name William Thomas Atherton
      Home Address Busch Hotel, Seattle, Wash.
      Age 45 years
      DOB March 13th, 1873
      Race White
      Naturalized Citizen
      Citizen of other country *NB. He wrote England and then crossed it out
      Occupation Dining Car Conductor
      Employer N.P.Ry.Co.Dining Car Dept
      Nearest Relative Jane Atherton
      Address Ye English Inn, Duluth, Minn.
      Height Medium
      Build Medium
      Eyes Blue
      Hair Brown

      1919 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Condr, r 111 1/2 Summit Av N. (same address as Mother)

      1920 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Condr, NPRy

      1920 US Census:
      Thomas Atherton Self Single (perhaps separated?) Male 46 b.1874 England
      Occupation Conductor, Dining Car
      (Father Born England Mother Born England)
      Jane Atherton Mother Widowed Female 70 b.1850 England
      Ella Enocksen Daughter Married Female 38 b.1882 England
      Marjory Enocksen Granddaughter Single Female 3 b.1917 Minnesota
      Date of Immigration 1906 (for Thomas, Jane and Ella)
      Event Place King, Seattle, Washington

      1921 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Steward, r1803 Harvard Av.

      1922 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Steward, h1803 Harvard Av.

      1923 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Steward, r1803 Harvard Av.

      1924 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Steward, r1803 Harvard Av.

      1925 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Steward, r1803 Harvard Av.

      1926 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, r1803 Harvard Av.

      1927 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm B Atherton, Steward, r1803 Harvard Av.

      1928 Seattle Telephone Directory:
      Wm T Atherton, Steward, r1803 Harvard Av N.