William P. Atkinson

1896–1989 (Age 92)
Harrison Township, Licking, Ohio, United States

The Life of William P.

When William P. Atkinson was born on 27 December 1896, in Harrison Township, Licking, Ohio, United States, his father, Nathaniel Peabody Atkinson, was 32 and his mother, Louisa Pryor, was 29. He died on 1 August 1989, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Pataskala, Licking, Ohio, United States.

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Nathaniel Peabody Atkinson
Louisa Pryor
William P. Atkinson
Louise Atkinson
Pauline Atkinson
Ethel Atkinson
George Atkinson
Frank Atkinson
John Atkinson
Helen Atkinson

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1896–1989Male

  • Female1898–1989Female

  • Louise Atkinson


  • George Atkinson


  • Pauline Atkinson


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 27

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William P Atkinson in household of Nathanal P Atkinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wm Atkinson in household of N P Atkinson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William Atkinson in household of Nathaniel Atkinson, "United States Census, 1920"

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