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Samuel Robert "Sam" Atwell
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1859
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1918
Franklin
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA

Sam grew up on the family farm on Hummel Road between Windy Point and Murrensville. He had 4 brothers and 4 sisters.

When his father's farm fell on hard times Sam and his brothers went to Tionesta with their teams to work in the timber industry. The Atwell family had a reputation of being divisive in church matters. They were involved in the division of several churches in the area.

Sam's brother, George, married his future wife's younger sister Susan in 1891. His sister, Margaret, had a great grandson, Doug Yard, that the family records say looked just like Sam.

Samuel "Sam" Robert Atwell married Matilda "Tilla" Albaugh in 1892. They had a son they named: Miles William Atwell.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Arthur Emmett Atwell (1833 - 1899)
  Mary Jane Dillinger Atwell (1840 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Matilda Albaugh Atwell (1858 - 1902)
 
 Children:
  Miles William Atwell (1894 - 1895)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Robert Atwell (1859 - 1918)
  William M. Atwell (1864 - 1951)*
  George Dickson Atwell (1865 - 1950)*
  Margaret Mary Atwell Critchlow (1866 - 1945)*
  Jane Atwell Kightlinger (1871 - 1929)*
  Levina Elizabeth Atwell Coast (1873 - 1924)**
  James B Atwell (1874 - 1892)**
  Ireaneous Emmett Atwell (1876 - 1935)*
  Laura Atwell Kightlinger (1879 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Samuel Robert Atwell Mar. 6, 1859 Jan. 18, 1918
 
Note: The grave photo for a "Samuel Robert Atwell 1869 - 1918" was taken in another cemetery and it is a different person. Someday the author will hopefully remove it as I have requested.
 
Burial:
Starr Cemetery
Church Hill
Forest County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Jack Gilchrist
Record added: Jan 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46230184
Samuel Robert Sam Atwell
Added by: Jack Gilchrist
 
Samuel Robert Sam Atwell
Added by: Jack Gilchrist
 
Samuel Robert Sam Atwell
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Added by: joanne
 
 
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