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
1903–1985
Mary Florence Harris
1907–1999
Marriage: 15 February 1925
Welbert Newton Weeks
1925–2007
Virginia Weeks
1928–2018
Elvin Jarvis Weeks
1929–2008
Shannon David Weeks
1932–2005
Doyle Weeks
1935–2013
Arvis Nelson Weeks
1939–2016

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 February 1925
McNairy, Tennessee, United States
children

(6)

    Welbert Newton Weeks

    Male1925–2007Male

    Virginia Weeks

    Female1928–2018Female

    Elvin Jarvis Weeks

    Male1929–2008Male

    Shannon David Weeks

    Male1932–2005Male

    Doyle Weeks

    Male1935–2013Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1904

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.
1927

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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