William D Adkins

1919–1991 (Age 72)
Wolfe, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William D

When William D Adkins was born on 10 January 1919, in Wolfe, Kentucky, United States, his father, Joshua Adkins, was 29 and his mother, Lilly Lawson, was 24. He lived in Hazel Green, Wolfe, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Middletown, Middletown, Butler, Ohio, United States in 1991. He died on 13 November 1991, in Middletown, Butler, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Warren, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Adkins
Lilly Lawson
Mary Ann Adkins
Marie Adkins
Jesse Adkins
Bessie Adkins
William D Adkins
Ova Marple Adkins

Parents & Siblings

  • Joshua Adkins


  • Female1894–1976Female



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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 7

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Age 22

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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 Adkins in household of Joshua Adkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William D Alkins in household of Joshua Alkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William D Adkins, "Find A Grave Index"

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