Mary Hester Barton

1894–Female
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Mary Hester

Mary Hester Barton was born in 1894, in Arkansas, United States. She married Henry Douglas Adkins. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Marion Township, White, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years and Letona, White, Arkansas, United States in 1940.

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Family Time Line

Henry Douglas Adkins
1881–1964
Mary Hester Barton
1894–
Marriage:
Carl V Adkins
1909–
Noble James Adkins
1913–1978
Mabel J Adkins
1914–
Dorothy Mae Adkins
1916–2003
Mcray Adkins
1921–1944

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
children

(5)

    Carl V Adkins

    Male1909–Male

    Noble James Adkins

    Male1913–1978Male

    Mabel J Adkins

    Female1914–Female

    Female1916–2003Female

    Mcray Adkins

    Male1921–1944Male

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 10

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1927

Age 33

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick .2 German and central European (e.g. Czech and Slovak Bartoň): from a pet form of the personal name Bartolomaeus ( see Bartholomew ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hester Adkins in household of Duglas Adkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Hester Adkins in household of Henry Adkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary H Adkins in household of Henry D Adkins, "United States Census, 1920"

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