Atherton One Name Study

Amos ATHERTON

Amos ATHERTON

Male 1835 - 1926  (90 years)

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  • Name Amos ATHERTON 
    Born 27 Dec 1835  Butler, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Died 12 Aug 1926  Carl Junction, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33573  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2016 

    Father William ATHERTON,   b. 21 Jul 1807, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1855, Shandon, Butler, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth WILLEY,   b. 25 Jun 1810, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1887, Shandon, Butler, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Family ID F10980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah J SCRUGGS,   b. 10 Jul 1841, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1879, Carl Junction, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1873  Jasper, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Amos Atherton
      Missouri Marriages
      Name Amos Atherton
      Spouse's Name Sarah J. Scruggs
      Event Date 17 Mar 1873
      Event Place Jasper,Missouri
    Children 
     1. Elmer ATHERTON,   b. 23 Apr 1874, Carl Junction, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1874, Carl Junction, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Mabel ATHERTON,   b. 23 Apr 1874, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1953, Carl Junction, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Merrill ATHERTON,   b. 21 May 1876, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. May ATHERTON,   b. 1896, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F10985  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Amelia Elizabeth SAWYER,   b. 1836, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 22 Feb 1883  Jasper, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Amos Atherton
      Missouri Marriages
      Name Amos Atherton
      Spouse's Name Amelia Sawyer
      Event Date 22 Feb 1883
      Event Place Jasper,Missouri
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F10986  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Dec 1835 - Butler, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Mar 1873 - Jasper, Jasper, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Feb 1883 - Jasper, Jasper, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Aug 1926 - Carl Junction, Jasper, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Amos Atherton
    Amos Atherton
    Husband of Sarah (Scruggs) & Amelia Elizabeth (Sawyer) Atherton

    Headstones
    Amos Atherton 1835-1926
    Amos Atherton 1835-1926
    Husband of Sarah (Scruggs) & Amelia Elizabeth (Sawyer) Atherton

  • Notes 
    • 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name William Atherton
      Age 41
      Birth Year abt 1809
      Birthplace Massachusetts
      Home in 1850 Morgan, Butler, Ohio
      Gender Male
      Family Number 1562
      Household Members
      Name Age
      William Atherton 41
      Elizabeth Atherton 40 [b. Ohio]
      George Atherton 18 [b. Oho]
      Amos Atherton 14 [b. Ohio]
      Olive Atherton 12 [b. Ohio]
      Naomi Atherton 10 [b. Ohio]
      Mary Atherton 8 [b. Ohio]
      Malinda Atherton 6 [b. Ohio]
      William Atherton 3 [b. Ohio]
      Jane Atherton 0 [3m b. Ohio]
      John W Jones 25 [b. Wales]
    • 1860 United States Federal Census
      Name Elizabeth Atherton
      Age 49
      Birth Year abt 1811
      Gender Female
      Birth Place Ohio
      Home in 1860 Morgan, Butler, Ohio
      Post Office Alert
      Family Number 623
      Household Members
      Name Age
      Elizabeth Atherton 49 [Farm Lady]
      George Atherton 28 [Farmer b. Ohio]
      Amos Atherton 24 [Sawyer b. Ohio]
      Olive Atherton 22 [b. Ohio]
      Neoma Atherton 19 [b. Ohio]
      Mary Atherton 17 [b. Ohio]
      Belinda Atherton 15 [b. Ohio]
      Willey Atherton 13 [b. Ohio]
      Jane Atherton 10 [b. Ohio]
      Martin Yaler 19 [Farm Labourer b. Indiana]
    • 1870 United States Federal Census
      Name Elizabeth Atherton
      Age in 1870 59
      Birth Year abt 1811
      Birthplace Ohio
      Home in 1870 Morgan, Butler, Ohio
      Race White
      Gender Female
      Post Office Paddys Run
      Household Members
      Name Age
      Elizabeth Atherton 59 [Keeps House]
      Amos Atherton 34 [Farmer b. Ohio]
      Naomi Atherton 30 [b. Ohio]
      Mary Atherton 27 [b. Ohio]
      Belinda Atherton 25 [School Teacher b. Ohio]
      Jane Atherton 20 [b. Ohio]
    • Amos Atherton
      in the 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: Amos Atherton
      Age: 43
      Birth Year: abt 1837
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Home in 1880: Twin Groves, Jasper, Missouri
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      Marital Status: Widower
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Occupation: Farmer
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Amos Atherton 43
      Mabel Atherton 6 [Dau b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. Missouri)]
      Merrill Atherton 4 [Son b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. Missouri)]
      May Atherton 4 [Dau b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. Missouri)]
      Joseph S. Scruggs 17 [Step Son b. Missouri (as were parents)]
      Clara B. Scruggs 12 [Step Dau b. Texas (parents b. Missouri)]
      Lewis Scruggs 19 [Step Son b. Missouri (as were parents)]
      Edward Venable 41 [S Boarder b. Illinois (parents b. Kentucky)]
    • Amos Atherton
      in the 1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Amos Atherton
      Age: 64
      Birth Date: Dec 1835
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Home in 1900: Twin Groves, Jasper, Missouri
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Amelia E Atherton
      Marriage Year: 1883
      Years Married: 17
      Father's Birthplace: Ohio
      Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
      Occupation: View on Image
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Amos Atherton 64 [Farmer]
      Amelia E Atherton 65 [Wife M 17 yrs 6 ch b. alive and living b. New York (parents b. New Jersey)]
      Mabel Atherton 26 [Dau S b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. New York)]
      Murrill Atherton 24 [Son S b. Missouri Farm Labourer b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. New Jersey(?))]
      Clyde Miller 48 [18 Boarder S Farm Labourer b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. New York)]

    • Amos Atherton
      in the 1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: Amos Atherton
      Age in 1910: 74
      Birth Year: abt 1836
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Home in 1910: Twin Groves, Jasper, Missouri
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Amelia E Atherton
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
      Native Tongue: English
      Occupation: Farmer
      Industry: General Farm
      Employer, Employee or Other: Employer
      Home Owned or Rented: Own
      Home Free or Mortgaged: Mortgaged
      Farm or House: Farm
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Years Married: 29
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Amos Atherton 74 [M2 29 yrs]
      Amelia E Atherton 74 [M2 29 yrs 6 ch b. alive and living b. New York (parents b. Pennsylvania)]
      Merill Atherton 33 [Son S b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. Missouri)]
      George Atherton 78 [Brother Widr b. Ohio (Father b. Mass, Mother b. Ohio)]
    • Amos Atherton
      in the 1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Amos Atherton
      Age: 84
      Birth Year: abt 1836
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Home in 1920: Twin Groves, Jasper, Missouri
      Street: Roney Street
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Father-in-law
      Marital Status: Widowed
      [Widow]
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Mother's Birthplace: Connecticut
      Able to Speak English: Yes
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Benjamin L Bertholors [Bartholow] 42 Manufacturer Concrete Blocks b. Illinois (Father b. US, Mother b. Illinois)]
      Mable Bertholors [Bartholow] 45 [Wife M b. Missouri (Father b. Ohio, Mother b. Connecticut)]
      Amos Atherton 84
    • From Find a Grave:
      Amos Atherton
      Birth: Dec. 27, 1835
      Butler County
      Ohio, USA
      Death: Aug. 12, 1926
      Carl Junction
      Jasper County
      Missouri, USA

      Presiding judge of the county court of Jasper county. His parents were William
      Atherton of Minnesota and E. Willey of Connecticut.
      He came to the vicinity in 1869 and located on a farm near Galesburg in Twin Groves township. In 1873 Mr. Atherton was married to Miss Sara Scruggs, daughter of Mr. David Duncan, born in 1841, who died February 22, 1879, leaving him three children. On January 22, 1883 he married Miss Amelia Elizabeth Rogers who remained his companion until her death in December 1912. He was a successful farmer, attending closely to business and keeping well posted to
      improvements and new methods.
      Mr. Atherton was elected on the Republican ticket to the position of judge in the general election of 1890 and displayed executive ability and business judgment during his tenure. He lived to be 90 years of age, passing away at his home of complications of pneumonia.
      Funeral arrangements were handled by Roney Funeral Home and burial was in Twin Groves Cemetery.
      Missouri
      Death Certificate

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      Spouse:
      Amelia Elizabeth Rogers Atherton (1835 - 1912)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Note: husband of Amelia (Rogers)

      Burial:
      Twin Groves Cemetery
      Carl Junction
      Jasper County
      Missouri, USA

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      Created by: Jody Logan
      Record added: Dec 20, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 32306646