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.

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Family Time Line

Laura Adkins
1904–1993
Virgil Andrew Patrick
1894–1950
Marriage: 17 June 1921
Chester Arthur Patrick Sr.
1922–2014
Opel Janetta Patrick
1923–1923
Avigail Patrick
Virgil Andrew Patrick Jr
1924–1947
Dorothy Ann Patrick
1927–2000
James Christopher Patrick
1929–2013

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
17 June 1921
Pike, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • George Adkins

    Male1867–1955Male

  • Mary Anne Clark

    Female1887–Female

siblings

(4)

  • Mary Myrtle Clark

    Female1887–1922Female

  • Female1904–1993Female

  • Bert Adkins

    Male1908–Male

  • John M. Clark

    MaleMale

World Events (8)

1905

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.
1929

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"

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