Marion Adkins

1901–1980 (Age 79)
Carter, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Marion

When Marion Adkins was born on 20 February 1901, in Carter, Kentucky, United States, his father, Allie Mander Adkins, was 32 and his mother, Lourana Wages, was 26. He lived in Greenup, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Oldtown, Greenup, Kentucky, United States in 1920. He died on 21 December 1980, in Klamath, Oregon, United States, at the age of 79.

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Allie Mander Adkins
Lourana Wages
Maudie Adkins
Howard Adkins
Marion Adkins
Wiley George Adkins
Nona Adkins
Earl Adkins
Pearl Adkins

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · The Black Patch War

Age 3

From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Marion Adkins in household of Allie Adkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marion Adkins in household of Alie M Adkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Marion Adkins - birth: 20 February 1901; Carter, Kentucky, United States

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