When Isaac Adkins was born on 15 April 1890, in Greasy Creek, Pike, Kentucky, United States, his father, Winright Adkins, was 65 and his mother, Elizabeth Harris, was 30. He married Elizabeth Adkins in 1910, in Pike, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Magisterial District 3, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 23 December 1947, in Pikeville, Pike, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Shelbiana, Pike, Kentucky, United States.
English: from the Middle English personal name Adkin (a pet form of Adam formed with the suffix -kin) + genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This name was particularly common in the English Midlands. Compare Atkins .