John Ethington

22 February 1844–8 March 1920 (Age 76)
Owen, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John

When John Ethington was born on 22 February 1844, in Owen, Kentucky, United States, his father, Joseph L. Ethington, was 39 and his mother, Mary Ann Marshall, was 40. He married Emily Russell on 10 October 1865, in Henry, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 1 Midway, Woodford, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Porter, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 8 March 1920, in Oldtown, Greenup, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

John Ethington
1844–1920
Emily Russell
1851–
Marriage: 10 October 1865
Joseph W. Ethington
1866–
Adelle Ethington
1868–
Emma Ethington
1868–
Evaline Ethington
1869–
Mary Ellen "Molly" Ethington
1871–
Adelle Della Lea Ethington
1876–
Ida Ethington
1876–1911
Willis Ethington
1879–1950
Green Birch Ethington
1884–
Isabelle Ethington
1888–1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 October 1865
Henry, Kentucky, United States
children

(10)

    Joseph W. Ethington

    Male1866–Male

    Adelle Ethington

    Female1868–Female

    Emma Ethington

    Female1868–Female

    Evaline Ethington

    Female1869–Female

    Mary Ellen "Molly" Ethington

    Female1871–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847

Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1847: Owen, Kentucky, United States
1865

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Possibly an English habitational name. However, no appropriate place name has been identified and the surname is not found in the U.K.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Story Highlight

Ethington, John b 1844 son of Joseph L. & Mary Marshall

TIB lists birth year as 1834. !CENSUS: 1870 Henry Co KY Ethington, John 25 M W Farmer $1000 $300 b. KY Ethington, Emily 19 F W Keeping House b. KY Ethington, Joseph 4 M W …

Sources (3)

  • John Ethington, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Ethington in household of Joseph Ethington, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Evington in household of Jerry Starks, "United States Census, 1920"

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