Fredrick Henry Atkinson

28 November 1874–10 July 1948 (Age 73)
Clifton, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States

The Life of Fredrick Henry

When Fredrick Henry Atkinson was born on 28 November 1874, in Clifton, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States, his father, Frederick Henry Atkinson, was 23 and his mother, Matilda Adelaide Sperry, was 18. He married Amy Gertrude Hendricks on 20 February 1901, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Baker, Oregon, United States in 1910 and Dayton, Franklin, Idaho, United States in 1930. He died on 10 July 1948, at the age of 73, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Fredrick Henry Atkinson
Amy Gertrude Hendricks
Marriage: 20 February 1901
Fenton Frederick Atkinson
Reed Hendricks Atkinson
Margaret Atkinson

Spouse and Children

20 February 1901
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

Age 6

The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 22

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fredrick Henry Atikinson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Fredrick Henery Atkinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Fredrick Henry Atkinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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