Atherton One Name Study

George Ralph ATHERTON

Male 1897 - 1965  (68 years)


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  • Name George Ralph ATHERTON 
    Born 12 Jan 1897  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Nov 1965  Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I36713  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2016 

    Father George A ATHERTON,   b. 1854, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Mary GALBREATH,   b. 1862, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1878  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • George A. Atherton
      in the Indiana, Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993
      Name: George A. Atherton
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 11 Nov 1878
      Marriage Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
      Spouse: Mary Galbreath
      FHL Film Number: 499373
      Reference ID: p 419
    Family ID F12417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minerva Jane ELSBURY,   b. 6 Jun 1899, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1990, Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1924  Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Family Search:
      Name George Ralph Atherton
      Birth Date 12 Jan 1897
      Birthplace Philadelphia, Hancock Co., Ind.
      Spouse's Name Miniva J. Elsbury
      Spouse's Birth Date 06 Jun 1899
      Spouse's Birthplace Hancock Co., Ind.
      Event Date 05 Sep 1924
      Event Place Hancock County, Indiana
      Father's Name George Albert Atherton
      Mother's Name Nancy May Gilbreth
      Spouse's Father's Name G. M. Elsbury
      Spouse's Mother's Name Mellie Deck
      Race White
      Marital Status Single
      Spouse's Race White
      Spouse's Marital Status Single
    Children 
     1. Ralph ATHERTON,   b. 28 Aug 1925, Philadelphia, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1991, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. R. ATHERTON
     3. Richard T ATHERTON,   b. 1928, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1981, Belleville, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     4. Daniel Glenn ATHERTON,   b. 7 Aug 1929, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 2008, Gotha, Orange, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. Erma Jean ATHERTON,   b. 5 Apr 1931, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1931, Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. David Paul ATHERTON,   b. 29 Jun 1934, Amo, Hendricks, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 2015, Orlando, Orange, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F12436  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1897 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Sep 1924 - Hancock, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Nov 1965 - Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    (George) Ralph Atherton 1897-1965
    (George) Ralph Atherton 1897-1965
    Husband of Minerva Jane (Elsbury) 1899-1990

  • Notes 
    • George A Atherton
      in the 1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: George A Atherton
      Age: 45
      Birth Date: Aug 1854
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Home in 1900: Sugar Creek, Hancock, Indiana
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Mary Atherton
      Marriage Year: 1879
      Years Married: 21
      Father's Birthplace: Ohio
      Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
      Occupation: View on Image
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      George A Atherton 45 [Huckster]
      Mary Atherton 38 [Wife M 21 yrs 6 ch b. alive 5 living b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Murl Atherton 16 [Dau S b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Glennie Atherton 14 [Dau School b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      George B Atherton 2 [Son b. Indiana (as were parents)]
    • George Atherton
      in the 1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: George Atherton
      Age in 1910: 55
      Birth Year: abt 1855
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Home in 1910: Sugar Creek, Hancock, Indiana
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Marry Atherton
      Father's Birthplace: Ohio
      Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
      Native Tongue: English
      Occupation: Gardener
      Industry: Farm Garden
      Employer, Employee or Other: Wage Earner
      Home Owned or Rented: Own
      Home Free or Mortgaged: Mortgaged
      Farm or House: Farm
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Years Married: 31
      Out of Work: N
      Number of weeks out of work: 20
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      George Atherton 55
      Marry Atherton 48 [Wife M 31 yrs 6 ch b. alive 5 living b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Alexander Atherton 30 [Son S Labourer b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Mearl Atherton 28 [Dau S b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Glennie Atherton 24 [Dau S b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Ralf Atherton 15 [Son 15 b. Indiana (as were parents)]
    • George Atherton
      in the 1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: George Atherton
      Age: 65
      Birth Year: abt 1855
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Home in 1920: Sugar Creek, Hancock, Indiana
      House Number: X
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Nancy M Atherton
      Father's Birthplace: Indiana
      Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
      Able to Speak English: Yes
      Occupation: Section
      Industry: Cemetry
      Employment Field: Wage or Salary
      Home Free or Mortgaged: Mortgaged
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      George Atherton 65
      Nancy M Atherton 37 [57 Wife M b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Alexander Atherton 40 [Son S Trimmer Motor Co b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Mearl Atherton 38 [Dau S Housekeeper b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      Glennie G Atherton 34 [Dau S Housekeeper b. Indiana (as were parents)]
      George R Atherton 22 [Son S Auto Mechanic b. Indiana (as were parents)]
    • From Find a Grave:
      George Ralph Atherton
      Birth: Jan. 12, 1897
      Death: Nov. 23, 1965


      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Minerva Jane Elsbury Atherton (1899 - 1990)*

      Children:
      Ralph Atherton (1925 - 1991)*
      Erma Jean Atherton (1931 - 1931)*
      David Paul Atherton (1934 - 2015)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Inscription:
      Will Update Later

      Note: This information is from the cemetery records and/or stones.

      Burial:
      Philadelphia Church Cemetery
      Greenfield
      Hancock County
      Indiana, USA
      Plot: Hawkins Section, Lot 024, Grave 06

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      Maintained by: Marcy Kleiman
      Originally Created by: Julie Robertson
      Record added: May 03, 2007
      Find A Grave Memorial# 19206305