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John Harrison Atherton
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1836
Allegany County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1872

Age 36y, 3m, 18d. Served in the Civil War, Co A 8th Mich. Infantry. Joined Hancock's Army Corp. Wounded 6 May 1864. GAR Post marker. (According to GENDIS Death Record Ledger pg. 202 Record #1203- Son of Ashael & Phebe Atherton. Born in the state of New York. Occupation: farmer. Marital status; married. Cause of death: gravel.
John's mother was Phebe (Huff) Atherton, the first wife of Rufus Atherton. Phebe was born in New York state in 1800. She died in Sep 1836 in New York state and her place of burial is unknown at this time. 
Family links: 
  Asahel Atherton (1800 - 1859)
  Adelia Rood Atherton (1842 - 1888)*
  Maryette Atherton (1863 - 1865)*
  Elmer S. Atherton (1868 - 1945)*
  William J. Atherton (1872 - 1873)*
  George Wilson Atherton (1872 - 1873)*
  Rufus Atherton (1828 - 1899)*
  John Harrison Atherton (1836 - 1872)
  Adelia Atherton (1844 - 1870)*
  Francis Marion Atherton (1850 - 1883)*
  Laura Atherton (1854 - 1856)*
  Albert Atherton (1856 - 1856)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Genesee County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Hiwater
Record added: Sep 22, 2012
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John Harrison Atherton
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