William L Atkinson

1845–Male
Ohio, United States

The Life of William L

When William L Atkinson was born in 1845, in Ohio, United States, his father, Andrew Atkinson, was 45 and his mother, Jemima Phinney, was 42.

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Andrew Atkinson
1800–1855
Jemima Phinney
1803–
Atkinson
1825–1825
Mr. Atkinson
1837–
William T Atkinson
1844–
Mary Elizabeth Atkinson
1831–1882
Olive J Atkinson
1837–
William L Atkinson
1845–

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World Events (3)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 15

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

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

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