James Atkinson

10 September 1916–18 August 1987 (Age 70)
Deer Lodge, Montana, United States

The Life of James

James Atkinson was born on 10 September 1916, in Deer Lodge, Montana, United States. He married Nellie Laurie Alford on 21 September 1941, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States. He died on 18 August 1987, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 70.

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James Atkinson
Nellie Laurie Alford
Marriage: 21 September 1941

Spouse and Children

21 September 1941
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States

World Events (3)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War

Age 1

Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek

Age 3

Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

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

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Sources (2)

  • James Atkinson, "California, San Francisco County Records, 1824-1997"
  • James Atkinson, "California, San Francisco County Records, 1824-1997"

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