William D. Adkins

1921–1973 (Age 52)
District 388, Bleckley, Georgia, United States

The Life of William D.

When William D. Adkins was born on 21 February 1921, his father, Andrew J. Adkins, was 28 and his mother, Rose Esther Countiss, was 28. He lived in Deer Head Cove, DeKalb, Alabama, United States in 1930. He died on 16 April 1973, at the age of 52, and was buried in District 388, Bleckley, Georgia, United States.

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Andrew J. Adkins
Rose Esther Countiss
Charity Elizabeth Adkins
Leola Adkins
Mary Ester Adkins
William D. Adkins
Sarah Nell Adkins
Johnie F Adkins
Joeseph A Adkins
Thomas Willard Adkins
Charles Robert Adkins

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World Events (8)

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 1

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 14

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

English: from the Middle English personal name Adkin, a pet form of Adam that was in use particularly in the English Midlands, + patronymic -s. Compare Atkins .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • William Adkins in household of Andrew J Adkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Adkins in household of Andrew J Adkins, "United States Census, 1930"

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