James William Plummer Atkinson

26 July 1848–29 February 1936 (Age 87)
Stanground, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of James William Plummer

When James William Plummer Atkinson was born on 26 July 1848, in Stanground, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James William Atkinson, was 37 and his mother, Louisa Crunkhorn, was 28. He married Rebecca Porritt on 27 June 1870, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States. He lived in Oxford, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Portneuf, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1900. He died on 29 February 1936, in Franklin, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James William Plummer Atkinson
1848–1936
Emeline Vail
1867–1951
Marriage: 10 March 1881
Henry Clipson Atkinson
1882–1971
Jessie Annie Atkinson
1884–1887
George Richard Atkinson
1886–1980
Almeda Bell Atkinson
1889–1975
Myrtle May Atkinson
1891–1892
Alvin Lewis Atkinson
1893–1972
Violet Mary Atkinson
1895–1986
Fredrick Charles Atkinson
1898–1970
Daisy Rebecca Atkinson
1900–1901
Nellie Fay Atkinson
1902–1904
Golden William Atkinson
1905–1983

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 March 1881Franklin, Franklin, Idaho, United States
  • Children

    (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries 1860: Washington Territory, United States 1861: Shoshone, Washington Territory, United States 1861: Idaho, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States 1913: Franklin, Idaho, United States
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 24
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): patronymic from the personal name Atkin or Adkin, pet forms of Adam.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Attkisson
    Aitchison
    Atkisson
    Atkin
    Atkerson
    Adkinson
    Atchison
    Atkison
    Atkeson

    Story Highlight

    Biography of James Atkinson

    Biography of James Atkinson 1811-1898 James Atkinson was the youngest and also the l5th child of William Plummer Atkinson and Rebecca Clipson. He was born 3 Jan. 1811 in Whittlesey, Cambridgeshi …

    Sources (55)

    • William Atkinson in household of James Atkinson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • James W Atkinson in entry for William Golden Atkinson and Edythe Mitilda Hobbs, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • James William Plummer Atkinson, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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