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David Johnson Heaton
Birth: Dec. 6, 1808
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 1898

In June 1827 he became a professional undertaker and funeral director, being the first in the US for which he was presented in 1890 -over 190 contestants- with a gold headed cane by the "Sunny Side", the oldest undertaker's journal in the world and pronounced the "first undertaker and veteran of veteran's." 
Family links: 
  Lucinda King Heaton (1822 - 1860)*
  David Edgar Heaton (1855 - 1921)*
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Mount Mora Cemetery
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
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Record added: Jul 09, 2000
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David Johnson Heaton
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David Johnson Heaton
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