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Carl Stanley ATHERTON

Male 1887 - 1981  (93 years)


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  • Name Carl Stanley ATHERTON 
    Born 8 Nov 1887  Hazen, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Died 5 Feb 1981  Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I36774  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2016 

    Father Charles S ATHERTON,   b. 1858, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1938, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Sarah A SWISE,   b. 12 Jun 1866, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1928, Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1891  Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Charles S Atherton
      in the Illinois, Marriages, 1851-1900
      Name: Charles S Atherton
      Gender: Male
      Spouse Name: Sarah A Swise
      Marriage Date: 17 Nov 1891
      Marriage County: Fulton
    Family ID F12450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ruth Elizabeth VANNICE,   b. 14 Apr 1892, Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1952  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1913  Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Family Search:
      Name Carl Stanley Atherton
      Birthplace Hagen, Arkansas
      Spouse's Name Ruth Elizabeth Van Nice
      Spouse's Birth Date 1892
      Spouse's Birthplace Mediapolis
      Spouse's Age 21
      Event Date 22 Oct 1913
      Event Place Huron Tp., Des Moines, Iowa
      Father's Name Charles Atherton
      Mother's Name Sadie Swise
      Spouse's Father's Name Charles Frank Van Nice
      Spouse's Mother's Name Ella Warfield Grey
      Race White
      Marital Status Single
      Spouse's Race White
      Spouse's Marital Status Single
    Children 
     1. Stanley Earl ATHERTON,   b. 13 Oct 1914, Benton, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1999, Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Elwyn Charles ATHERTON,   b. 18 Mar 1917, Jackson, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1999, Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Evelyn Louise ATHERTON,   b. 16 Apr 1920, Bonaparte, Van Buren, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 2009, West Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Pauline Ruth ATHERTON,   b. 24 Jul 1923, Huron, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1998, Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. M. ATHERTON
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F12451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Thryza Independence MEHAFFY,   b. 4 Jul 1895, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1996, Kensington, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1957  Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F12452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Nov 1887 - Hazen, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Oct 1913 - Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Nov 1957 - Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 1981 - Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Carl Stanley Atherton 1887-1981
    Carl Stanley Atherton 1887-1981
    With wife Ruth Elizabeth (Vannice) Atherton 1892-1952

  • Notes 
    • Charle Atherton
      in the 1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Charle Atherton
      Age: 42
      Birth Date: Nov 1857
      Birthplace: Illinois
      Home in 1900: Eliot, Louisa, Iowa
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Sadie A Atherton
      Marriage Year: 1886
      Years Married: 14
      Father's Birthplace: Ohio
      Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
      Occupation: View on Image
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Charle Atherton 42 [Farm Labourer]
      Sadie A Atherton 33 [Wife M 14 yrs 5 ch b. alive 4 living b. Illinois (parents b. Germany)]
      Carl S Atherton 12 [Son b. Arkansas (parents b. Illinois)]
      Laurence L Atherton 8 [Son b. Arkansas (parents b. Illinois)]
      Jennevia F Atherton 4 [Dau b. Illinois (as were parents]
      Franklin O Atherton 1 [Son b. Illinois (as were parents]
    • Charles S Atherton
      in the 1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: Charles S Atherton
      Age in 1910: 52
      Birth Year: abt 1858
      Birthplace: Illinois
      Home in 1910: Eliot, Louisa, Iowa
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Sarah A Atherton
      Father's Birthplace: Ohio
      Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
      Native Tongue: English
      Occupation: Farmer
      Industry: Farm
      Employer, Employee or Other: Wage Earner
      Home Owned or Rented: Rent
      Farm or House: House
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Years Married: 24
      Number of weeks out of work: 10
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Charles S Atherton 52
      Sarah A Atherton 43 [Wife M 24 yrs b. Illinois (parents b. Germany)]
      Carl S Atherton 22 [Spon S Labourer County Road b. Arkansas (parents b. Illinois)]
      Troy L Atherton 18 [Son S Farm Labourer b. Arkansas (parents b. Illinois)]
      Fern G Atherton 14 [Dau b. Illinois (as were parents)]
      Burdette Atherton 11 [Son b. Illinois (as were parents)]
      Treva M Atherton 8 [Dau b. Illinois (as were parents)]
      Bessie M Atherton 4 [Dau b. Illinois (as were parents)]
    • Carl Stanley Atherton
      in the U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Carl Stanley Atherton
      County: Des Moines
      State: Iowa
      Birthplace: Arkansas,United States of America
      Birth Date: 8 Nov 1887
      Race: Caucasian (White)
    • Carl Atherton
      in the 1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Carl Atherton
      Age: 32
      Birth Year: abt 1888
      Birthplace: Arkansas
      Home in 1920: Harrisburg, Van Buren, Iowa
      House Number: Farm
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Ruth Atherton
      Father's Birthplace: Illinois
      Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
      Able to Speak English: Yes
      Occupation: Farmer
      Industry: General Farm
      Employment Field: Own Account
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Carl Atherton 32
      Ruth Atherton 27 [Wife M b. Iowa (as were parents)]
      Stanley Atherton 5 [Son b. Iowa (Father b. Arkansas, Mother b. Iowa)]
      Elwin Atherton 2 [2 8/12 - Son b. Iowa (Father b. Arkansas, Mother b. Iowa)]
    • From Find a Grave:
      Carl Stanley Atherton
      Birth: Nov. 8, 1887
      Hazen
      Prairie County
      Arkansas, USA
      Death: Feb. 5, 1981
      Burlington
      Des Moines County
      Iowa, USA


      The Hawk Eye, page 16, February 6, 1981; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:

      Carl S. Atherton, 93, of 205 Shields, died Thursday, February 5 (1981), at Burlington Medical Center.

      He was born November 8, 1887, at Hazen, Arkansas, to Sarah Swise and Charles Atherton. He married Ruth Van Nice on October 22, 1913, near Mediapolis; she died in June 1952. He married Thyrza Evans November 9, 1957.

      He was a retired farmer from the Sperry vicinity and a member of West Hill United Methodist Church.

      Surviving: His wife; two sons, Stanley and Elwin, both of Burlington; three daughters, Louise Stewart, Burlington, Myrtle Hoeg, Wapello, and Pauline Dotson, Phoenix, Arizona; stepdaughter, Wanda Bellman, Bethesda, Maryland; 11 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Betty Bergs, Burlington, and Treva Gibson, Addison, Illinois.

      Funeral: 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Fry chapel, Pastor Vernon Anderson. Kossuth cemetery. A memorial has been established.


      Family links:
      Spouses:
      Ruth Elizabeth VanNice Atherton (1892 - 1952)*
      Thryza Independence Mehaffy Atherton (1895 - 1996)*

      Children:
      Stanley Atherton (1914 - 1999)*
      Evelyn Louise Atherton Stewart (1920 - 2009)*
      Pauline Ruth Atherton Dotson (1923 - 1998)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Kossuth Cemetery
      Mediapolis
      Des Moines County
      Iowa, USA

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      Created by: No Reins
      Record added: Oct 26, 2006
      Find A Grave Memorial# 16338512