Marriages of Mason County, KY27 August 1851 William L. Atherton Ema Price Bondsman: JACOB PRICE 28 August 1851 William L. Athertonand Ema Price This certify that I did solemnize the rites of matrimony between the above named parties on the 28th day of August 1851. Signed: Jno. Miller, Minister of the M. E. Church South
Found this couple on the 1880 census in Boone County, Arkansas and their daughter is mentioned in a will of Kate T. Borders.
Sixth:I give and bequeath to my beloved Niece Lillie Atherton Miller, of Baxter Springs, Kansas, the sum of One Thousand ($1000) Dollars to have and to hold the same forever.
Any information on Atherton family from this area would be appreciated.