Robert McGehee Atchley

22 January 1902–25 November 1979 (Age 77)
Manchester Township, Dallas, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Robert McGehee

When Robert McGehee Atchley was born on 22 January 1902, in Manchester Township, Dallas, Arkansas, United States, his father, Robert McKendree Atchley, was 31 and his mother, Valentine Meriwether McGehee, was 25. He married Nettie Clyde Williams on 10 August 1929, in Saline, Arkansas, United States. He lived in Fenter Township, Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States in 1940 and Arkansas, United States in 1954. He died on 25 November 1979, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States.

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Robert McGehee Atchley
Nettie Clyde Williams
Marriage: 10 August 1929

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
Age 1
A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice
Age 2
Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 21
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Atchley in Shropshire.

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

Sources (8)

  • R M Acaley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mcgehee Atchley in household of Mack Atchley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert M Atchley Jr. in household of Robert M Atchley, "United States Census, 1910"

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