Thomas Riley Atkinson

1909–1999 (Age 89)
Eskridge, Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States

The Life of Thomas Riley

When Thomas Riley Atkinson was born on 25 September 1909, in Eskridge, Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States, his father, Joseph Earl Atkinson, was 36 and his mother, Margaret Susan Michael, was 19. He died on 1 March 1999, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Earl Atkinson
1872–1961
Margaret Susan Michael
1890–1966
Thomas Riley Atkinson
1909–1999
Margaret Helen Atkinson
1917–1972
Vera Atkinson
1922–
Chester Atkinson
1926–1992

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(4)

  • Male1909–1999Male

  • Margaret Helen Atkinson

    Female1917–1972Female

  • Vera Atkinson

    Female1922–Female

  • Chester Atkinson

    Male1926–1992Male

World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 18

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 26

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 (2)

  • Thomas Atkinson in household of Joseph E Atkinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas Riley Atkinson - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Thomas Riley Atkinson

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