Dane Martin Atherton

6 February 1907–15 July 1954 (Age 47)
Ohio, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Dane Martin

When Dane Martin Atherton was born on 6 February 1907, in Ohio, Kentucky, United States, his father, Lander Coleman Atherton Sr, was 30 and his mother, Jessie Humphrey, was 25. He had at least 3 sons with Winona Patton. He lived in Magisterial District 5 Bartlett, Ohio, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 15 July 1954, in Hartford, Ohio, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery, Nuckols, McLean, Kentucky, United States.

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Dane Martin Atherton
Winona Patton
Martin Dale Atherton
Rupert Patton Atherton
Donald E Atherton

Spouse and Children



    Martin Dale Atherton


    Rupert Patton Atherton


    Donald E Atherton


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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1912 · McCreary County Created

Age 5

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.

Age 13

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place near Manchester named Atherton, from the Old English personal name Æðelhere + Old English tūn ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dane M Atherton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dane M Atherton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Martin Atherton in entry for Rupert P Atherton, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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