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Almeron Phineas PELTON

Male 1854 - 1911  (57 years)


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  • Name Almeron Phineas PELTON 
    Born 12 Mar 1854  South Gower, Grenville, ON Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 3588 
    _UID 0427C1AB241C4A239C4D68B94872356BA81C 
    Buried Apr 1911  Dighton, Lane, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 25 Apr 1911  Topeka, Shawnee, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3586  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father Phineas PELTON,   b. 18 Feb 1829, South Gower, Grenville, ON Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Miranda GORHAM,   b. Abt 1833,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Oct 1851 
    • Reference Number:26575
    Family ID F913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sophronia May BULLARD,   b. 8 Apr 1865, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1941, Dighton, Lane, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1882  Shelby, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:51380
    Children 
     1. Anne Miranda PELTON,   b. 29 Aug 1883, Clarinda, Page, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1944, Dodge City, Ford, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Phineas L. PELTON,   b. 14 Dec 1887, Dighton, Lane, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1935, Dighton, Lane, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     3. Jonathan W. PELTON,   b. 11 Sep 1891, Lane Co., KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1953, Dighton, Lane, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Willie E. PELTON,   b. 17 May 1893, Lane Co., KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1964, Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     5. Philip Sheridan PELTON,   b. 22 Nov 1895, Lane Co., KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1930, Dighton, Lane, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     6. Alma Almeron PELTON,   b. 26 Jun 1898, Dighton, Lane, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1980, Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     7. Jacob Henry PELTON,   b. 6 Jun 1901, Lane Co., KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1966, Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F1673  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Mar 1854 - South Gower, Grenville, ON Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Sep 1882 - Shelby, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Apr 1911 - Dighton, Lane, KS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Apr 1911 - Topeka, Shawnee, KS Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      Description: Conflicting evidence states he died in Osawatomie, Miami, KS.
      His grand daughter says he,"Lived in Clarneda before home steading near Di ghton, KS. He was committed to the Topeka State Hospital at the age of 4 8. His cause of death was self hanging. His sons Phineas and Philip al so hung themselves."