Laura Adkins

1894–1969 (Age 74)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Laura

When Laura Adkins was born on 29 April 1894, in Georgia, United States, her father, George W Adkins, was 46 and her mother, Mollie McInvale, was 34. She had at least 7 sons and 4 daughters with Ottis S. Cubbedge. She lived in Screven, Georgia, United States in 1930 and District 80, Screven, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 15 February 1969, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Laura Adkins
Ottis S. Cubbedge
Marion Cubbedge
Thomas D'Wayne Cubbedge
Mary Louise Cubbedge
Ottis Andrew 'OA' Cubbedge
Joseph Wilbur Cubbedge
Maxie Cubbedge
Alice Cubbedge
Harold Cubbedge
Ruth Cubbedge
Talmadge Eugene Cubbedge
William Edward Cubbedge

Spouse & Children



+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • George W Adkins


  • Mollie McInvale




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · The Atlanta Race Riot

Age 12

The Atlanta Race Riot of 1906 occurred on the evening of September 22 through September 24. A newspaper reported the rapes of four white women by African American men. Fueled by pre-existing racial tensions, these reports enraged white men who then arranged gangs to attack African American men. Over the next few days, several thousand white men joined in and in the end, 26 people were killed and many were injured.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Laurie Cubbage in household of Ottis Cubbage, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Laura Cubbedge in household of Attis S Cubbedge, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Laura Adkins in household of George Adkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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