Jefferson Davis Etherton

Photo of Jefferson Davis Etherton

Born: August 19, 1862 in Carbondale, Jackson County, Illinois

Died: January 13, 1916 in Jackson County, Illinois

Buried: Oakland Cemetery, Carbondale, Jackson County, Illinois

Lived: 53 years 4 months 25 days

yDNA: R-M269 (inferred)


Father:Thomas Lee Etherton (1809/TN - 1876/IL)

Mother:Sophia Jane Kribbe (1823 - 1874)


Brother: William Carroll Etherton+ (half-brother) (1834/IL - 1897/IL)

Sister: Mary Jane Etherton+ (half-sister) (1837/IL - 1920/KS)

Sister: Mariah E. Etherton+ (half-sister) (1838/IL - 1908/IL)

Brother: Thomas Jefferson Etherton+ (half-brother) (1841/IL - 1915/IL)

Brother: John McCagel Etherton+ (half-brother) (1842/IL - 1897)

Brother: Henry Harrison Etherton+ (half-brother) (1844/IL - 1927/IL)

Sister: Sarah Lavina Etherton+ (half-sister) (1847/IL - 1880)

Sister: Clarinda Etherton+ (half-sister) (1849/IL - 1884)

Sister: Marion Etherton (half-sister) (1850/IL - )

Sister: Luvisa Jane Etherton (half-sister) (1850/IL - )

Brother: Andrew Jackson Etherton+ (half-brother) (1851/IL - 1892/IL)

Brother: Frank Lee Etherton+ (1864/IL - 1918/IL)


Name: Missouri Arabell Greathouse (1864/IL - 1915)

  Date: 12/21/1881 (age: 19 years 4 months 2 days) - 03/19/1897 (divorce, 15 years 2 months 26 days)

  Place: Jackson County, Illinois


Son: LeRoy Etherton+ (1884/IL - 1976)

Daughter: Ada Florence Etherton (1886/IL - 1980/IL)

Son: Edward Etherton (1887/IL - 1953)

Son: Thomas Jefferson Etherton+ (1890/IL - 1951/TX)


  Occupation: Policeman.


1870 Jackson County IL Census

Jefferson Etherton & Missouri Greathouse Marriage Register, 1881

Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900

1900 Jackson County IL Census

Ada Florence Etherton Certificate of Birth, 1942

LeRoy Etherton Certificate of Birth, 1945

Thomas Etherton Delayed Certificate of Birth, 1946

A Genealogical History of 3 Pioneer Families of Jackson County, Illinois

Sherry Kyle


Oakland Cemetery, Jackson County, Illinois


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