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Jonathan Atherton
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1803
New Paltz
Ulster County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 30, 1866
Arcadia
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

A son of the Reverend Theophilus Atherton, and grandson of the Reverend Jonathan Atherton, Jonathan Atherton was a native of Ulster County, New York. Jonathan and his wife were early settlers of Morgan County.

They settled along the banks of Indian Creek near Arcadia where he later became the town's first schoolteacher. Jonathan was also a very successful farmer and was able to provide his son a medical school education.

Jonathan died suddenly in 1866. No will was ever filed in the probate records.



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Theophilus Atherton (1766 - 1847)
  Tobitha Atherton
 
 Spouse:
  Ann Johnson Atherton (1809 - 1888)*
 
 Children:
  Albert Atherton (1828 - 1913)*
  Mary Atherton (1833 - 1835)*
  Theopholis Atherton (1838 - 1839)*
  Lucinda E Atherton (1842 - 1844)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arcadia Cemetery
Arcadia
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: sather95
Record added: Dec 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82707405
Jonathan Atherton
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Jonathan Atherton
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Jonathan Atherton
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