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Aaron Rutherford "Robert" Arrington
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1873
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1947
Lewis County
Washington, USA

Aaron was the son of John Arrington and Rachel Johnson, and was the last child born to his parents.

He was never married and spent his life working in the timber industry.

Early on, he was a logger by trade, working in the timber industry while living in Holcombe, Pacific County, Washington. It was here, he would sign his WWI Draft Registration Card.

In 1920, Aaron had partnered with 6-other men, living in a logging camp where he was employed, located in the Leban Precinct of Pacific County.

By 1930, Aaron had become sick and required medical treatment. He was institutionalized at the West State Mental Hospital at Fort Steilacoom, Pierce County, Washington. It was common practice, for people with no financial means to pay for their medical needs, to be sent to the state hospital for care.

At his death, Aaron was 74-years of age.

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NOTE: Discrepancy regarding his middle name; Aaron's headstone indicates his middle name as Robert. This is incorrect; his birth name was Aaron Rutherford Arrington.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Arrington (1819 - 1915)
  Rachel Johnson Arrington (1835 - 1916)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Perry Arrington (1846 - 1927)**
  Amanda Jane Arrington (1853 - 1934)**
  Jasper Newton Arrington (1857 - 1950)**
  William Lorenzo Arrington (1858 - 1937)*
  Luzena Mahala Arrington Noland (1861 - 1920)*
  Margaret Sebitha Arrington Scruggs (1862 - 1918)*
  Asbury Brownlow Arrington (1866 - 1929)*
  Joseph Greenberry Arrington (1868 - 1951)*
  Marion Garfield Arrington (1870 - 1937)*
  Aaron Rutherford Arrington (1873 - 1947)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Middle name may be Rutherford - On draft card
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Centralia
Lewis County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Trails of History
Originally Created by: traycx
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82878993
Aaron Rutherford Robert Arrington
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