Thomas Lewis Atkinson

1912–1993 (Age 80)
Henrico, Virginia, United States

The Life of Thomas Lewis

When Thomas Lewis Atkinson was born on 18 August 1912, in Henrico, Virginia, United States, his father, Thomas Howell Atkinson, was 40 and his mother, Oteria Mae Butler, was 23. He died on 12 March 1993, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Richmond, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Lewis Atkinson
Helen Frances Cutchin

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Howell Atkinson


  • Female1889–1970Female



  • Male1912–1993Male

  • David Howell Atkinson


  • Mildred Atkinson


World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 5

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

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

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • L Lewis Atkinson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas L Atkinson in household of Thomas H Atkinson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas L Atkinson in entry for William H Durr and Carol J Atkinson, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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