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 Robert M Prather

Robert M Prather

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Death 29 Jan 1905 (aged 91–92)
Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
Burial Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 100126082 · View Source
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The Atchison Champion, Friday, Feb. 3, 1905, page 5

Robert M. Prather, 91 years of age, died at his home at 919 South Sixth street, last Sunday morning at 8:45 o'clock. Mr. Prather was one of the oldest settlers in this part of the country, and was always esteemed and respected as one of the best citizens the town had. He came to this section in 1859 from Kentucky. He first located at Weston, Mo., and aferwards went to Leavenworth. He then bought a farm southwest of Atchison and lived on it until fifteen years ago, when he came to this city. The following children survive him: Mrs. Matt S. Morrison, Mrs. J. W. Morrison, Mrs. S. A. Jones, B. W. Prather and J. C. Prather, of Atchison or vicinity, and Mrs. J. W. Morris, of Spokane, Wash. The funeral occurred from the residence at 2 p.m. Tuesday, and Dr. Murphy, pastor of the Cumberland Presbyterian church, conducted the services. The pall bearers were as follows: J. L. Wade, B. F. Trimble, J. G. Weir, H. C. Masters, S. M. Moss and E. T. Fuhrman. Burial was in Mt. Vernon cemetery.


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100126082
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert M Prather (1813–29 Jan 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100126082, citing Mount Vernon Cemetery, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .