Searching for parents/siblings of George W. Atherton. Here's what I know about George:
Born Fairfield county OH 10/2/1836. Moved to Lee County IA in 1853 until 1866 when he moved to Elmo, MO. Married in March 1862 to Rebecca J Price. She died in 1871. They had 5 children: Ida I(b 12/2/1862), Cora E (b 4/4/1864) Annie (b 4/4/1866) Edwin (born 7/4/1869) abd Willie (b 11/30/1870?) Geroge remarried 6/21/1871 to Evaline Price, younger sister of his first wife. She was born in Lee County IA, 9/20/1858. They had tow children: Marion (b 1/19/1876) and Arthur (b 9/20/1879)
The 1860 Census of Lee County IA lists a Geirge W. Atherton as living with Edward and Mary Courtright.