John Minor Atteberry

1845–1929 (Age 84)
Enterprise, Wayne, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Minor

When John Minor Atteberry was born on 13 August 1845, in Enterprise, Wayne, Illinois, United States, his father, John Warren Atteberry, was 27 and his mother, Mary Ann Hall, was 29. He married Elizabeth Jane Vandike on 29 June 1868, in Clay, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Albion, Edwards, Illinois, United States in 1920 and New South Wales, Australia in 1929. He died on 5 November 1929, in Edwards, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Albion, Edwards, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Minor Atteberry
1845–1929
Elizabeth Jane Vandike
1852–1934
Marriage: 29 June 1868
John A Atteberry
1869–
William F Atteberry
1870–1949
Sarah Ann Atteberry
1872–1962
Hiram Willard Atteberry
1875–1952
Ollie V. Atteberry
1876–1897
Melvin L. Atteberry
1881–1882
son Atteberry
1883–
James Minor Atteberry
1885–1968
Earl Atteberry
1888–1968
Lila Mae Atteberry
1893–1986

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
29 June 1868
Clay, Illinois, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

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

Age 2

Gold found in Port Phillip.
1867

Age 22

End of transportation to Western Australia.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English atte bery. This generally denoted a servant ‘at the manor house’, but the Middle English word bery also meant ‘castle’ or ‘stronghold’. In form it is from Old English byrig, dative singular of burh ‘fortress’ or ‘fortified town’. (The nominative case gave rise to the Middle English word burgh ‘borough’, ‘town’; compare Burroughs and Bury .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Miner Atterberry in household of John Atterberry, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Minor Atteberry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minor Alleberry, "United States Census, 1900"

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