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John Atkinson
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1852
Warton (Lancaster)
Lancashire, England
Death: Feb. 26, 1923
Sedalia
Pettis County
Missouri, USA

The son of John and Nancy (Wearing) Atkinson of Lancashire, England, John immigrated 30 Nov 1886 landing in Philadelphia, PA, on "The Lord Gough", with his wife and 6 children. They proceeded west to Sedalia, MO, where he worked for the MoPac Railroad.
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Daily Capital News February 28, 1923
page 2
Jefferson City, MO

John Atkinson, Former Resident Dies

John Atkinson, a former resident in this city, who had been for many years an engineer of the Missouri Pacific Railroad, died several days ago at his home in Pleasant View, Mo. (probably Pleasant View Rd) He was 71 years old at the time of his death.

Atkinson is survived by his wife and nine children, He was a member of the Masonic lodge, the Brotherhood Engineers and the Knights and Ladies of Security. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Atkinson (1821 - 1906)
  Nancy Wearing Atkinson (1827 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Hayhurst Atkinson (1856 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Maggie Atkinson Goldsmith (1877 - 1958)*
  Janie Atkinson Goldsmith (1877 - 1951)*
  Mary Agnes Atkinson Gornall (1879 - 1961)*
  William Atkinson (1881 - 1903)*
  Annie Atkinson Heise (1883 - 1921)*
  John Robert Atkinson (1885 - 1938)*
  George F Atkinson (1887 - 1937)*
  Edward Hayhurst Atkinson (1892 - 1945)*
  Ruth Lonsdale Atkinson Cox (1894 - 1989)*
  Florence Elizabeth Atkinson (1896 - 1900)*
  James Wearing Atkinson (1899 - 1972)*
  Arthur T Atkinson (1901 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Atkinson (1852 - 1923)
  Margaret Wearing Atkinson (1857 - 1862)*
  Arthur Atkinson (1863 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Sedalia
Pettis County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Genealogy Liz
Record added: Aug 12, 2009
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- JMW
 Added: Nov. 30, 2013
May you rest in peace, John.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 28, 2011

- JMW
 Added: Jan. 25, 2010
 
 
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