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John Edmund PELTON

Male 1857 - 1922  (65 years)


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  • Name John Edmund PELTON 
    Born 4 Jul 1857  Delta, Fulton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880 
    • Leadville, Lake, CO
    EMPL: Employment 1880 
    • Mine Owner and Road Owner
    Reference Number 3416 
    _UID B965563D0BA84C4B88329B47E8B78E581C7B 
    Buried Oct 1922  Glendale, Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 Oct 1922  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3414  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father Benjamin Hiram PELTON,   b. 1822, Summit Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1864, Eutaw Creek, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Mary D. HARGET,   b. Abt 1822,   d. 1897, Salida, Chaffee, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1842 
    • Reference Number:25628
    Family ID F866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Katie ANDERSON,   b. 11 Dec 1863, Arvika, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1929, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1881  Denver, Denver, CO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:49456
    Children 
     1. Leonora Geraldine PELTON,   b. 14 Dec 1881, Leadville, Lake, CO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963, Pasadena, Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Edna Dorothy PELTON,   b. 23 Dec 1883, Denver, Denver, CO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1957, Pasadena, Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. George Seeley PELTON,   b. 31 Aug 1886, Montrose, Montrose, CO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1967, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Herbert Edmund PELTON,   b. 26 Nov 1888, Montrose, Montrose, CO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1958, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F1628  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jul 1857 - Delta, Fulton, OH Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Feb 1881 - Denver, Denver, CO Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Oct 1922 - Glendale, Los Angeles, CA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Oct 1922 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      He was a Farmer/Rancher and Miner. John was a farmer-rancher near Montros e, Colorado and then was a mining man. Highgrade by Schreier was writt en about he and his son George's Nevada National Mine. From 1906-19 11 he and his son managed and had control of Nevada gold and silver min es that produced millions of dollars of ore.