William Thomas Adkisson

1860–1926 (Age 66)
Evergreen, Autauga, Alabama, United States

The Life of William Thomas

When William Thomas Adkisson was born on 19 September 1860, in Evergreen, Autauga, Alabama, United States, his father, Thomas Hamilton Adkisson, was 18 and his mother, Nancy Ardella Hodo, was 21. He married Susan Louise Newcomer on 18 December 1879, in Leon, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 11 daughters. He lived in Elk Township, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Justice Precinct 7, Eastland, Texas, United States in 1920. He died on 17 October 1926, in Okra, Eastland, Texas, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Dublin, Erath, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas Adkisson
1860–1926
Susan Louise Newcomer
1860–1951
Marriage: 18 December 1879
Sarah Louise Adkisson
1880–1964
Mary Ellen Adkisson
1882–1970
John Franklin Adkisson
1884–1951
Mary Magdalene Adkisson
1885–
Dora M Adkisson
1887–1900
Nora P Adkisson
1887–1900
Sammy A Adkisson
1888–1900
Minnie Maude Adkisson
1890–1918
William Benjamin Adkisson
1892–1960
A. H. Adkisson
1893–1900
Arthur Mitchell Adkisson
1895–1977
Etta Mae Adkisson
1896–
Louis January Adkisson
1898–1991
Lee R. Adkisson
1899–1929
Ethel Louise Adkisson
1901–1983
Bertha Adkisson
1902–1978
Hattie Bell Adkisson
1903–1948
Adkisson
1905–1905

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1879
Leon, Texas, United States
children

(18)

+13 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Hamilton Adkisson

    Male1842–1915Male

  • Nancy Ardella Hodo

    Female1839–1924Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 1

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union

Age 1

Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 21

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

Name Meaning

Reduced form of English Adkinson .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • William T Atkinson in household of Thomas A Atkinson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William T Adkisson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wm Adkison, "United States Census, 1900"

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