Israel Emery Atkinson

17 June 1839–12 April 1905 (Age 65)
Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Israel Emery

When Israel Emery Atkinson was born on 17 June 1839, in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Stephen Bamford Atkinson, was 25 and his mother, Rebecca Lewis Merrill, was 22. He married Arabella S Richardson on 19 May 1864, in Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 12 April 1905, in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 65, and was buried in Sackville Rural Cemetery, Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Israel Emery Atkinson
Arabella S Richardson
Marriage: 19 May 1864
Jane Belle Atkinson
Ida May Atkinson
Charles Edward Atkinson
Clarence E. Atkinson
Mabel Rebecca Atkinson

Spouse and Children

19 May 1864
Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (4)


Age 25

Sackville Rural Cemetery sign with incorporation date of 1864. Also includes brief history of Cemetery.

Age 30

1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire

Age 41

On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Israel Atkinson, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Israel E. Atkinson, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Israel Atkinson in entry for Mabel Rebecca Atkinson, "New Brunswick Late Registration of Births, 1810-1899"

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