Alford Newton Weeks

11 January 1903–17 January 1985 (Age 82)
McNairy, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Alford Newton

When Alford Newton Weeks was born on 11 January 1903, in McNairy, Tennessee, United States, his father, Luther Cornelius Weeks, was 23 and his mother, Lilian Clayton Kiestler, was 17. He married Mary Florence Harris on 15 February 1925, in McNairy, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Leapwood, McNairy, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Civil District 1, McNairy, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 17 January 1985, in Adamsville, McNairy, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Adamsville, McNairy, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alford Newton Weeks
Mary Florence Harris
Marriage: 15 February 1925
Welbert Newton Weeks
Virginia Weeks
Elvin Jarvis Weeks
Shannon David Weeks
Doyle Weeks
Arvis Nelson Weeks

Spouse and Children

15 February 1925
McNairy, Tennessee, United States


    Welbert Newton Weeks


    Virginia Weeks


    Elvin Jarvis Weeks


    Shannon David Weeks


    Doyle Weeks


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 3

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Wikke ( see Wick 2).2 English: variant of Wick 1.3 It may also be an Americanization of Scandinavian Vik .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alfie N Weeks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alfie Weeks in household of Newton Walls, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alfred Weeks in household of Addie Walls, "United States Census, 1920"

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