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John William Edgerton
Birth: Jun. 22, 1837
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1927
Puyallup
Pierce County
Washington, USA

Parents:
Thomas Edgerton
Mary Osborne

Siblings:
William Osborne Edgerton
Mary Ann Edgerton
Samuel Edgerton
Martha Ann Edgerton
Thomas Edgerton
Richard Edgerton
Eleanor Edgerton

Married:
Mary Emily Rogers
February 27, 1859
Pawnee County, Nebraska

Children:
Thomas William Edgerton
David Millard Edgerton
Mary Jane Edgerton
Sarah Ann Edgerton
John Albert Edgerton
George Washington Edgerton
Elnora Edgerton
Marcus D. Lafayett Edgerton
Olive Edgerton
Emma Elizabeth Edgerton
Eva Dora Edgerton
Clyde Delevan Edgerton

JOHN W. EDGERTON Obituary
John W. Edgerton departed this life Tuesday morning, April 19, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Sadie Plummer, 710 Fourth St., N.W., Puyallup, Wash. He had resided in Puyallup seven and a half years. His wife, Mary E. died there April 8, 1924. On February 27 prior to her death they celebrated their sixty fifth wedding anniversary. They were married at Pawnee City, Nebr., February 27, 1859.Mr. Edgerton was born of Quaker parentage in Fort Wayne, Ind. on June 22, 1837, and at the time of his passing was of the age of 89 years, 9 months, and 27 days. He came to Pawnee City in 1857 and preempted a claim in Clay precinct, being among the first pioneers of Pawnee county. He and his wife resided in Pawnee City several years before selling the farm and moving to the state of Washington.Deceased was a member of the Methodist Episcopal church. During the Civil War he was a member of Co. M, Second Calvary.Surviving him are seven children, Eva D. Byers and L. F. Edgerton, Lebanon, Kas; Mrs. Emma Miser, Burlington, Colo.; Mrs. Sadie Plummer, Mrs. Elnora Jacobs, and two sons, Clyde and George, all of Puyallup; also a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Anna Edgerton of Pawnee City, 38 grand-children and 24 great grand-children.The funeral was held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of Mrs. Plummer, Rev. Harlan Stone and Rev. John Hood officiating. Six grandsons acted as pall bearers. Interment was in Woodbine cemetery.
SOURCE: The Pawnee Republican, Pawnee City, Nebraska, 1927.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Edgerton (1793 - 1844)
 
 Children:
  William T Edgerton (1860 - 1864)*
  David Millard Edgerton (1861 - 1923)*
  Mary J Edgerton (1862 - 1864)*
  Sarah Ann Edgerton Plummer (1863 - 1949)*
  John Edgerton (1865 - 1865)*
  George Washington Edgerton (1866 - 1952)*
  Elnora Edgerton Jacobs (1868 - 1949)*
  Marcus D Lafayett Edgerton (1871 - 1942)*
  Ollie Edgerton (1873 - 1874)*
  Eva Dora Edgerton Rafter (1878 - 1949)*
  Clyde Delevan Edgerton (1885 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Edgerton Kelsey (1824 - 1889)*
  Samuel Edgerton (1825 - 1905)*
  John William Edgerton (1837 - 1927)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodbine Cemetery
Puyallup
Pierce County
Washington, USA
Plot: B-37-4-SW
 
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Record added: Sep 17, 2006
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