Laura Adkins

1904–1993 (Age 89)
Honaker, Floyd, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Laura

When Laura Adkins was born on 8 January 1904, in Honaker, Floyd, Kentucky, United States, her father, George Adkins, was 36 and her mother, Mary Anne Clark, was 16. She married Virgil Andrew Patrick on 17 June 1921, in Pike, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1935 and Magisterial District 1, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 9 October 1993, in Thornton, Adams, Colorado, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Aurora, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Laura Adkins
Virgil Andrew Patrick
Marriage: 17 June 1921
Chester Arthur Patrick Sr.
Opel Janetta Patrick
Avigail Patrick
Virgil Andrew Patrick Jr
Dorothy Ann Patrick
James Christopher Patrick

Spouse & Children

17 June 1921
Pike, Kentucky, United States


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • George Adkins


  • Mary Anne Clark




  • Mary Myrtle Clark


  • Female1904–1993Female

  • Bert Adkins


  • John M. Clark


World Events (8)


Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1905: Floyd, Kentucky, United States
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Age 25

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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)

  • Laura Patrick in household of Virgil Patrick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Laura Patrick in household of Virgil Patrick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Laura Adkins in entry for Chester Patrick and Virginia May Adkins, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.