Thomas Jefferson Park Atkinson

12 August 1822–9 August 1908 (Age 85)
Greensboro, Greene, Georgia, United States

The Life of Thomas Jefferson Park

When Thomas Jefferson Park Atkinson was born on 12 August 1822, in Greensboro, Greene, Georgia, United States, his father, Nathan Atkinson, was 34 and his mother, Polly Parker, was 30. He married Mary Adeline Merritt on 27 October 1842, in Greene, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in District 144, Greene, Georgia, United States in 1870 and District 142, Greene, Georgia, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1863. He died on 9 August 1908, in Greene, Georgia, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Siloam, Greene, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Jefferson Park Atkinson
1822–1908
Mary Adeline Merritt
1825–1896
Marriage: 27 October 1842
Elizabeth Atkinson
1843–1926
James Atkinson
1845–
Almira Culver Atkinson
1848–1908
Dr Judson Carey Atkinson
1850–1923
Charline Atkinson
1853–
William Charles Atkinson
1853–1923
Lula Atkinson
1858–1906
Anna F. Atkinson
1858–1931
Bartow Benjamin Atkinson
1860–1931
Thomas J. Atkinson
1861–1923
Sallie B Adkinson
1862–1899
Alfred Davis Atkinson
1869–1938

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 October 1842
Greene, Georgia, United States
children

(12)

    Elizabeth Atkinson

    Female1843–1926Female

    James Atkinson

    Male1845–Male

    Almira Culver Atkinson

    Female1848–1908Female

    Dr Judson Carey Atkinson

    Male1850–1923Male

    Charline Atkinson

    Female1853–Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Nathan Atkinson

    Male1788–Male

    Polly Parker

    Female1792–Female

siblings

(6)

    James G Atkinson

    Male1816–1869Male

    Elizabeth Atkinson

    Female1816–Female

    John Atkinson

    Male1818–Male

    Male1822–1908Male

    Mary Atkinson

    Female1824–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1840

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1840: Greene, Georgia, United States
1846

Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thos Adkinson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Thomas Atkinson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Thomas J. P. Atkinson, "United States Census, 1850"

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