Adelaide Atkin

Brief Life History of Adelaide

When Adelaide Atkin was born on 25 April 1833, in Empingham, Rutland, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Atkin, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Wann, was 11830. She married William Laxton on 15 May 1851, in Empingham, Rutland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 31 May 1915, in Show Low, Navajo, Arizona, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Adair Cemetery, Show Low, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Laxton
1816–1890
Adelaide Atkin
1833–1915
Marriage: 15 May 1851
John Laxton
1852–1853
John Thomas Laxton
1855–1866
Peter Laxton
1865–1865
William Henry Laxton
1865–1866
Israel Pickern Laxton
1868–1936
Mary Elizabeth Laxton
1870–1916
Olive Adelaid Laxton
1875–1904

Sources (33)

  • Adelaide Laxton in household of William Laxton, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Adelaide Adkins, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915

World Events (8)

1843

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1854

EARLIEST RECORDED MARKER Edward John Stock BIRTH 11 Oct 1854 Brighton, Brighton and Hove Unitary Authority, East Sussex, England DEATH 11 Dec 1854 (aged 2 months) BURIAL Adair Cemetery Show Low, Navajo County, Arizona, USA MEMORIAL ID 93523979 · View Source

1863

Arizona Territory

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Atkin (composed of Ade + the diminutive suffix -kin). This is one of the many medieval pet forms of Adam . Compare Scottish Aitken .

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

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