Acheson of North Dakota, Washington, Iowa, Ontario Canada & Ireland
H.& Rebecca Atcheson/Acheson
It is believed they came to Canada in 1840 along with other Acheson relatives (possible brothers)from Ulster, Ireland. So far no proof of this.
1. David Atcheson/Acheson
born: 12 April 1839 obit says Sligo Co.,Ulster Ireland, other newspaper says Fermanagh Co.
married: 6 Sept 1862 Pembroke,Ont.,Canada
died: 4 Sept 1922, West Bend, Palo Alto,Iowa
buried: Prot & Cath Cem., West Bend
wife: Margaret Robinson
born: 23 Dec 1839 Ireland
died: 4 March 1931, Garfield area, Palo Alto, Iowa
buried: Prot. & Cath. Cem, West Bend,Palo Alto, Iowa
Children of David & Margaret
1. Agnes A.
b: 11 July 1863 Pembroke, Ont., Canada
2. Elisabeth (Lydia)
b: 11 Oct 1864 Pembroke
3. James A.
b: 15 July 1870 West Bend, Palo Alto, Iowa
d: 15 Jan 1872 " "
b: 25 July 1872 West Bend
5. William Harrison
b: 18 Nov 1873 West Bend
6. Mabel De Ette
b:18 Jan 1878 West Bend
7. George Louis
b: 17 Oct 1875 West Bend
b: 8 Nov 1880 West Bend
9. Marjorie Rebecca
b: 7 Nov 1886 West Bend
William Harrison Acheson ended up in Kent,King Co.WA.
George Louis Acheson ended up in Pollock S.D.-Linton,N.D.area. Dale twp., Emmons County, North Dakota
The family was Methodist.