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William S McPherson
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1814
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1882
Oswego
Labette County
Kansas, USA

William was an early settler of Morgan County, Illinois when he moved with his parents from Virginia in 1822 and became a surveyor and engineer. He later ran the Sherman House Hotel in Beardstown, Illinois. In the 1870's they all became pioneer settlers of the southwestern Kansas Territory.

Daryl

The son of Benjamin Goodrich McPherson and Agnes Flint

He was a School Teacher, Farmer, Surveyor and in the Livery Business

In the 1880 Census (just 2 years before his death) he was Farming in Browns Grove, Pawnee Co, KS.

birth & death dates and information were contributed by Marie
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Goodrich McPherson (1775 - 1858)
  Agnes Flint McPherson (1794 - 1851)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Kimball McPherson (1824 - 1886)
 
 Children:
  Aldolphus A McPherson (1845 - 1917)*
  William Edwin McPherson (1846 - 1930)*
  Emma Belle McPherson Purviance (1851 - 1919)*
  Mary C Patten (1856 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Daniel McPherson (1810 - 1870)*
  Elizabeth McPherson (1811 - ____)*
  Jane Frances McPherson Crawford (1813 - 1850)*
  William S McPherson (1814 - 1882)
  Nimrod Branham McPherson (1816 - 1898)*
  Lucy Anne McPherson Newman (1818 - 1877)*
  George Washington McPherson (1820 - 1893)*
  Benjamin Franklin McPherson (1822 - 1915)*
  Richard Flint McPherson (1825 - 1908)*
  Mary Agnes McPherson Troy (1827 - 1917)*
  Malissa Isabelle McPherson (1829 - ____)*
  Catherine Redding McPherson Kimball (1831 - 1914)*
  Henry C. McPherson (1833 - 1869)*
  Anson C McPherson (1836 - 1916)*
  Nancy Lusane McPherson (1840 - 1861)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bird Cemetery
Weir
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Daryl Harvey Johnson
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jul 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20307127
William S McPherson
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William S McPherson
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- Marilyn Maryott
 Added: May. 31, 2014

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