Maximillian Haney Etherton

Born: Tuesday, May 6, 1845 in Jackson County, Illinois

Died: Tuesday, September 18, 1928 in Franklin County, Illinois

Buried: Reid-Kirkpatrick Cemetery, Franklin County, Illinois

Lived: 83 years 4 months 12 days


Father:Samuel Tasker Etherton (1811/TN - 1854/IL)

Mother:Rebecca Hull (1809/TN - 1877/IL)


Brother: Oscar Etherton ( - )

Sister: Sirrilda Escalana Etherton Rice+ An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1830/IL - 1927/IL)

Sister: Eagan A. Etherton (1831/IL - 1832/IL)

Brother: Alonzo Etherton+ An indication that this person has military service (1833/IL - 1863/MS)

Sister: Melissa Etherton McCollum+ (1835/IL - 1924/IL)

Sister: Sarah Etherton Weeks+ (1837/IL - 1908/IL)

Brother: Harmon Etherton (1839/IL - 1875/MO)

Sister: Mary Etherton McCollum+ (1842/IL - 1866/IL)

Sister: Charlotte L. Etherton (1852/IL - 1853/IL)


Name: Thursa Jane Wheatley (1846/OH - 1879)

  Date: 12/19/1866 (age: 21 years 7 months 13 days)

  Place: Perry County, Illinois

Name: Nancy Ellen Short (1846/TN - 1920/IL)

  Date: 08/28/1879 (age: 34 years 3 months 22 days)

  Place: Franklin County, Illinois


Son: James Rollin Etherton+ (1868/IL - 1942/OK)

Daughter: Mary L Etherton (1869/IL - 1871)

Son: Loren Edward Etherton+ (1873/IL - 1949/IL)

Son: Harry E Etherton (1875 - 1876)

Daughter: Luella E Etherton (1877 - 1878)

Son: William Oscar Etherton+ (1881/IL - 1963)

Daughter: Sarah Jane Etherton Shackleton (1883/IL - )

Daughter: Melissa Etherton (1885/IL - )

History/Life Events

  Descendant of a war veteran/patriot (see details).


1850 Perry County IL Census

1870 Franklin County IL Census

1880 Franklin County IL Census

Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900

1900 Franklin County IL Census

1910 Franklin County IL Census

1920 Franklin County IL Census

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


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