Marian Adkins

1908–1994 (Age 86)
Rockingham, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Marian

When Marian Adkins was born on 24 April 1908, in Rockingham, North Carolina, United States, her father, Joseph William Adkins, was 40 and her mother, Nannie Jane Winn, was 33. She lived in Leaksville, Rockingham, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 June 1994, in Eden, Rockingham, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Lawson Cemetery, Eden, Rockingham, North Carolina, United States.

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Marian Adkins
Robert Emmett Burnette Sr

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph William Adkins


  • Female1875–1944Female



+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 10

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 23

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

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 (3)

  • Marion Atkins in household of Joseph W Atkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marian Adkins in household of Joseph W Adkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marion A Burnette, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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