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Arthur Chester Holston

Male 1861 - 1898  (37 years)


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  • Name Arthur Chester Holston  [1, 2, 3
    Born 4 Sep 1861  Marshall, Taylor, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1898  Trenton, Hitchcock, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Died 17 Dec 1898  Trenton, Hitchcock, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I243  My Family History
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2018 

    Father Abraham Holston,   b. 11 Jan 1825, Elizabethtown, Hardin, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1912, Trenton, Hitchcock, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Mead,   b. 20 Nov 1832, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1918, Trenton, Hitchcock, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 31 Dec 1848  St Joseph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F80  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Elizabeth Fisher,   b. Jul 1861, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, Taylor, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married Dec 1883  Taylor, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Mabel Holston,   b. 23 Mar 1885, Marshall, Taylor, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1961, West Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Natural]
     2. Harriet Leah Holston,   b. 11 Jul 1894, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1983  (Age 88 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F399  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1885 Iowa State Census shows that he was 23 years old, born in Jones County, Iowa which is different than what other sources state. His residence is in Township 69, Range 33, Section 15 which is 640 acres in total. Elizabeth is the same age and keeping house.
    • (Research):Nancy Coming shows Arthur Chester Holston born April 9, 1861 Jones County Iowa died Dec 8, 1893 in Trenton, Nebraska buried in Trenton Cemetery married Elizabeth Fisher in Iowa 2 daughters. Must resolve the date conflicts

  • Sources 
    1. [S278] U.S. City Directories (Beta), Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).

    2. [S307] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Arthur C Holston

    3. [S508] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1923-1937, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).
      Record for Mabel C Halsten

    4. [S221] 1920 U. S. Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online. Year: 1920; Census Place: Des Moines Ward 3, Polk, Iowa; Roll: T625_508; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 122; Image: .
      Record for Leah H Anderson

    5. [S234] Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;), Database online.
      Record for Leah Anderson

    6. [S307] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Database online.
      Record for Mable Holston

    7. [S434] Web: Nebraska, Find A Grave Index, 1854-2012, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).

    8. [S209] Trenton Nebraska Cemetery Records, Section 32 Lot B (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S441] Biography of Abram and Waller Holston, Paul D. Riley, (Name: Hitchcock County Atlas; Location: Trenton, Nebraska;).