William E Adkins

1930–2014 (Age 84)
Maryland, United States

The Life of William E

When William E Adkins was born in 1930, in Maryland, United States, his father, J. Durrand Adkins, was 27 and his mother, Doris Hammond, was 18. He had at least 1 daughter. He lived in Colbourne, Worcester, Maryland, United States in 1930 and District 11, Wicomico, Maryland, United States in 1940. He died on 21 March 2014, in Delmar, Wicomico, Maryland, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

J. Durrand Adkins
Doris Hammond
William E Adkins
Merrill T Adkins
Charles Durand Adkins

Parents & Siblings

  • J. Durrand Adkins


  • Doris Hammond




World Events (8)


Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Age 2

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 25

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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 E Adkins in household of I Durand Adkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William E Adkins in household of J Durand Adkins, "United States Census, 1940"

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