Thomas Elwood Atchison

1910–2001 (Age 90)
Bosque, Texas, United States

The Life of Thomas Elwood

When Thomas Elwood Atchison was born on 16 February 1910, in Bosque, Texas, United States, his father, John William Morgan Atchison, was 45 and his mother, Susan Hattie Arnold, was 38. He married Gracie Ethel Lefevre on 16 May 1930, in Meridian, Bosque, Texas, United States. He lived in Walnut Springs, Bosque, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 7, Bosque, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 2 January 2001, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Valley Mills, Bosque, Texas, United States.

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Thomas Elwood Atchison
Gracie Ethel Lefevre
Marriage: 16 May 1930

Spouse & Children

16 May 1930
Meridian, Bosque, Texas, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John William Morgan Atchison


  • Susan Hattie Arnold




  • Willie Arnold Atchison


  • Kate Atchison


  • Lillie Belle Atchison


  • Female1894–1960Female

  • Susan Bernice Atchison


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 4

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: palatalized form of Atkinson or Addison , each a patronymic from one of the many medieval pet forms of Adam , for example Atty, Addie, and (with the diminutive suffix -kin) Atkin, Aitkin, and Adkin.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elwood Atchison in household of William Atchison, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thomas E Atchison in household of William M Atchison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas E Atchison in household of William M Atchison, "United States Census, 1910"

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