William Darwin Adkins

1925–2001 (Age 75)
Missouri, United States

The Life of William Darwin

When William Darwin Adkins was born on 25 November 1925, in Missouri, United States, his father, Darwin Adkins, was 40 and his mother, Aggie Warren, was 38. He married Marcella Mabel Lisle on 17 November 1949, in Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States. He lived in Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Liberty, Callaway, Missouri, United States in 2001. He registered for military service in 1944. He died in 2001, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Liberty Township, Clay, Missouri, United States.

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William Darwin Adkins
Marcella Mabel Lisle
Marriage: 17 November 1949

Spouse & Children

17 November 1949
Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Darwin Adkins


  • Aggie Warren




World Events (8)

1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 2

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 6

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1945 · Missouri's Fourth Constitution Becomes Effective

Age 20

Missouri's current constitution became effective on March 30, 1945.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Adkin, a pet form of Adam that was in use particularly in the English Midlands, + patronymic -s. Compare Atkins .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William D Atkins in household of Darwin Atkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William D Atkins in household of Darwin Atkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • W D Adkins in entry for Marcella M Adkins, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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