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William Riley Atchison
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Birth: Feb. 11, 1830
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 1904

William Riley Atchison was born in Kentucky while his family was enroute to Lawrence County, Indiana. Eleven days later his family arrived at their destination Feb 22,1830, having traveled by wagon train from North Carolina.

Many families came on this train in search of land. He went to Clay County, Illinois after the Civil War. His two younger brothers served in Co. K, 17th Indiana Volunteers, and others of the same family did also. There were several different spellings, but the same ancestors.

Thanks to Marvin Atchison for this information. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Cathrine Fields Atchison (1831 - 1866)*
 
 Children:
  Rebecka J. Atchison Wyatt (1857 - 1930)*
  Abraham Lincoln Atchason (1861 - 1924)*
  George W. Atchison (1861 - 1919)*
  Sarah E Atchinson Ezell (1864 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fields Cemetery
Clay County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: DeLoss McKnight III
Record added: Feb 20, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8411923
William Riley Atchison
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William Riley Atchison
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 Added: Sep. 18, 2011
 
 
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