John Atkins

12 May 1801–2 December 1868 (Age 67)
Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Atkins was born on 12 May 1801, in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Atkins, was 42 and his mother, Ann Washington, was 39. He married Elizabeth Vale on 14 May 1822, in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1822 and Baddesley Ensor, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died on 2 December 1868, in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

John Atkins
1801–1868
Elizabeth Vale
1801–1855
Marriage: 14 May 1822
Joseph Atkins
1822–1823
Joseph Atkins
1825–1851
George Atkins
1828–1832
Sarah Atkins
1833–1863
Hannah Atkins
1837–1912
Ann Atkins
1838–1840
Elizabeth Atkins
1841–1841

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 May 1822
Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 7

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 14

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 22

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Atkins, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • John Atkins, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Atkins, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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