Atherton One Name Study

Marcus Americus ATHERTON

Male 1829 - 1921  (92 years)


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  • Name Marcus Americus ATHERTON 
    Born 1 Jun 1829  Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Hardware Merchant 
    Died 6 Aug 1921  Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marcus A. Atherton in the Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
      Name: Marcus A. Atherton
      Birth Date: abt 1829
      Death Date: 6 Aug 1921
      Death Place: Momence, Kankakee, Illinois
      Death Age: 92
      Gender: Male
      Father Name: Elihu Atherton
      Mother Name: Resty Rand
      FHL Film Number: 1570846
    Person ID I31612  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2016 

    Father Elihu ATHERTON, Jr,   b. 27 Sep 1792, Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1886, Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Reste RAND,   b. Nov 1793, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1837  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1815  Burlington, Chittendon, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Elihu Atherton
      Vermont, Vital Records
      Name Elihu Atherton
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 17 Dec 1815
      Event Place Burlington, Vermont, United States
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Reste Rand
      Spouse's Gender Female
    Family ID F10105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Lucretia MILLER,   b. 30 Oct 1841, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1912  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1867  Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James W ATHERTON,   b. 1871, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age 63 years)
     2. Lena Hepsibah ATHERTON,   b. May 1873, Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     3. Lucia Alice ATHERTON,   b. Nov 1875, Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age ~ 82 years)
     4. Mark L ATHERTON,   b. 15 Aug 1879, Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1900, Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F10149  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jun 1829 - Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1867 - Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 1921 - Momence, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Marcus Americus (Mark) Atherton 1829-1921
    Marcus Americus (Mark) Atherton 1829-1921
    Husband of Margaret Lucretia (Miller) Atherton

    Documents
    Biographical information on Mark Atherton-page-001
    Biographical information on Mark Atherton-page-001
    Biographical information on Mark Atherton-page-002
    Biographical information on Mark Atherton-page-002

    Headstones
    Momence Cemetery - Atherton Stone
    Momence Cemetery - Atherton Stone
    Consisting of Elihu, Mark A, Mark L and Margaret (Miller) Atherton
    Mark A Atherton 1829-1921
    Mark A Atherton 1829-1921
    Husband of Margaret Lucretia (Miller) Atherton 1841-1912

  • Notes 
    • M Atherson [Atherton] in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: M Atherson [Atherton]
      Age: 21
      Birth Year: abt 1829
      Birthplace: Vermont
      Home in 1850: Chicago, Illinois, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 5336
      [M Atherton 21 Tin smith b. Vermont]
    • 1860?
    • M A Atherton in the 1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: M A Atherton
      [Marcus A Atherton]
      Age in 1870: 41
      Birth Year: abt 1829
      Birthplace: Vermont
      Home in 1870: Momence, Kankakee, Illinois
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Momence
      Value of Real Estate: View image
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      M A Atherton 41 [Hardware M?]
      Marguerite Atherton 27 [Keeps House b. New York]
    • Ellihnyh [Elihu] Atherton in the 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: Ellihnyh
      [Elihu Atherton]
      Age: 87
      Birth Year: abt 1793
      Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Home in 1880: Momence, Kankakee, Illinois
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Father
      Marital Status: Widower (Widowed)
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Occupation: Gardner
      M. A. Atherton 51 [Head M Merchant b. Vermont (Father b. Mass, Mother b. New York]
      Maggie Atherton 38 [Wife M Housekeeper b. New York (as was Father, Mother b. Vermont)]
      Jimmie Atherton 9 [Son b. Illinois]
      Lena Atherton 6 [Dau b. Illinois]
      Luca Atherton 4 [Dau b. Illinois]
      Mark Atherton 9m [Son b. Illinois]
      Ellihnyh [Elihu] Atherton 87
      Mary Fitzgeral[d?] 24 [Servant Housekeeper b. Virginia (parents b. Irealnd)]
    • Mark A Atherton in the 1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Mark A Atherton
      Age: 70
      Birth Date: Jun 1829
      Birthplace: Vermont
      Home in 1900: Momence, Kankakee, Illinois
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Margrett Atherton
      Marriage Year: 1867
      Years Married: 33 [4 ch b. alive, 3 still living]
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Mother's Birthplace: New Hampshire
      Occupation: View on Image
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Mark A Atherton 70 [Hardware Merchant]
      Margrett Atherton 58 [Wife M b. Vermont (Father b. Mass, Mother b. NH)]
      James Atherton 29 [Son S Clerk Hardware b. Illinois]
      Lucia L Atherton 24 [Dau S School Teacher b. Illinois]
      Annie A Hucheimer 17 [Servant S Housework b. Illinois]
    • Mark Atherton in the 1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: Mark Atherton
      Age in 1910: 80
      Birth Year: abt 1830
      Birthplace: Vermont
      Home in 1910: Momence Ward 2, Illinois
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married [43 yrs 4 ch b. alive, 3 still living]
      Spouse's Name: Margarit Atherton
      Father's Birthplace: Vermont
      Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Mark Atherton 80 [Own Income]
      Margarit Atherton 68 [Wife M b. New York (as was Father, Mother b. Vermont]
      James Atherton 37 [Son S ? Hardware b. Illinois]
      Lucy Atherton 33 [Dau S Library City b. Illinois]
      Motie Davis 17 [Servant S b. Indiana]
    • Mark A Atherton in the 1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Mark A Atherton
      [Marcus A Atherton]
      Age: 90
      Birth Year: abt 1830
      Birthplace: Vermont
      Home in 1920: Momence, Kankakee, Illinois
      Street: Range Street
      House Number: X
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Widowed
      [Widow]
      Father's Birthplace: Vermont
      Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
      Able to Speak English: Yes
      Home Owned or Rented: Own
      Home Free or Mortgaged: Free
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Mark A Atherton 90
      Lena H Cooke 45 [Dau M b. Illinois, Parents b. Vermont)]
      Frederick A Cooke 17 [Grandson S b. Illinois (as were parents)]
      Dewitt L Cooke 8 [Grandson b. Illinois (as were parents)]
    • From Find a Grave:
      Mark A. Atherton
      Birth: 1829
      Death: 1921


      Burial:
      Momence Cemetery
      Momence
      Kankakee County
      Illinois, USA
      Plot: Block 11 Lot 21

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      Created by: Joseph Anthony
      Record added: Jan 29, 2013
      Find A Grave Memorial# 104351831