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John Atkinson
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1851
City of Lancaster
Lancashire, England
Death: Feb. 26, 1923
Pettis County
Missouri, USA

Birth certificate: 1851, Warton, Lancaster, England
Name: John
Sex: boy
DOB: 19 Sep 1851
POB: Warton, Lancaster, England
Father: John Atkinson
Occupation: agricultural laborer
Mother: Nancy Atkinson, formerly Wearing
Informant: Nancy Atkinson, mother, Warton
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.
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. 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.
no death certificate has been found 
Family links: 
  John Atkinson (1821 - 1906)
  Nancy Wearing Atkinson (1827 - 1895)
  Agnes Hayhurst Atkinson (1856 - 1939)
  Janie Atkinson Goldsmith (1877 - 1951)*
  Maggie Atkinson Goldsmith (1877 - 1958)*
  Mary Agnes Atkinson Gornall (1879 - 1961)*
  William Atkinson (1881 - 1903)*
  Annie Atkinson Heise (1883 - 1921)*
  John Robert Atkinson (1885 - 1938)*
  George Frederick 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 Thomas Atkinson (1901 - 1976)*
  John Atkinson (1851 - 1923)
  Margaret Wearing Atkinson (1857 - 1862)*
  Arthur Atkinson (1863 - 1870)*
*Calculated relationship
Crown Hill Cemetery
Pettis County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Genealogy Liz
Record added: Aug 12, 2009
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 Added: Nov. 30, 2013
May you rest in peace, John.
 Added: Jul. 28, 2011

 Added: Jan. 25, 2010

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