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Toney Nathaniel Featherstone

Male 1894 - 1967  (72 years)


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  • Name Toney Nathaniel Featherstone  [1
    • According to Lois Featherston, these 3 children settled in Memphis andvisited often. There were three children but there were no descendantsbeyond. They visited Ripley County often. They are all three buried inthe same cemetery, i.e., New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely, Lake County,Tennessee and all used the final e on Featherstone.
    Born 25 May 1894  Graves County, Kentucky, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 52973 
    Died Jan 1967  Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Jan 1967  New Haven Cemetery, Ridgely, Lake County, Tennessee, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I52973  Featherstone Main
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2014 

    Father George Nathaniel Featherston,   b. May 1869, Hickman County, Kentucky, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Mother Lillie May Berry,   b. Apr 1870, Morganfield, Union County, Kentucky, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Graves County, Kentucky, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married Abt 1892  [1
    Family ID F15781  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • From: Tennessee, The Volunteer State-1769-1923, John TrotwoodMoore , J.J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1923, Vol III, p. 229

      Toney Nathaniel Featherston

      Toney Nathaniel Featherston is assistant cashier of the Planters Bank ofRidgely (Lake County, Tennessee) and is widely known in that connection.A native of Kentucky, his birth occurred in Graves County, on the 25thof May, 1894, a son of George Nathaniel and May (Berry) Featherston,likewise natives of that state. The father was born in 1865 (1869) anddied in 1913. His wife was born in 1866 (1869) and also died in 1913.

      In the acquirement of his early education Toney Nathaniel Featherstonattended the public school of Mayfield, Kentucky and in due time wasgraduated from the local high school. In 1909 he came to Ridgely and in1910 entered the banking business. Subsequently he became assistantcashier of the Planters Bank here and in this capacity has won manyfriends. He is a man of genial and pleasing personality, keen businessability and foresight and has been a prime factor is the continuedsuccess of the institution with which he has been connected so manyyears. He has always been prominent in the public life of the communityand no movement for the development and improvement of Ridgely seeks hisaid in vain.

      Mr. Featherston makes his home with a brother, George J. and a sister,Clara May. His political; allegiance has always been given to thedemocratic party and the principles for which it stands. He was activeas an election commissioner for five years. Fraternally he is athirty-second degree Mason and a member of the Cumberland Woodmen. Hisreligious faith is that of the Methodist church, in which he has been asteward for years.

      Cemetery listing has Tony M. Featherstone [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014).

    2. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014), According to Lois Featherston, these 3 children settled in Memphis andvisited often. There were three children but there were no descendantsbeyond. They visited Ripley County often. They are all three buried inthe same cemetery, i.e., New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely, Lake County,Tennessee and all used the final e on Featherstone.