Laura Ann Adkins

Wicomico, Maryland, United States

The Life of Laura Ann

When Laura Ann Adkins was born before 1877, in Wicomico, Maryland, United States, her father, Stansbury Bassett Adkins, was 19 and her mother, Levicia Ann Truitt, was 19. She married George Francis Adkins on 4 January 1905, in Worcester Parish, Worcester, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in District 6, Wicomico, Maryland, United States for about 30 years. She died before 1979, in Wicomico, Maryland, United States, at the age of 101.

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Laura Ann Adkins
George Francis Adkins
Marriage: 4 January 1905
James Bassett ADKINS
Leivicia F Adkins
William S Adkins
Mary K Adkins
Elizebeth M Adkins
Laura Emma ADKINS
George Francis Jr. ADKINS

Spouse & Children

4 January 1905
Worcester Parish, Worcester, Maryland, United States


  • Gladys


  • Male1907–1998Male

  • Leivicia F Adkins


  • William S Adkins


  • Mary K Adkins


+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Stansbury Bassett Adkins


  • Levicia Ann Truitt




  • Delia Frances Adkins


  • Della Florence Adkins


  • Female1877–1979Female

  • Male1878–1944Male

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

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.

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)

  • Laura A Adkins in household of George F Adkins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Laura A Adkins in household of George F Adkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Laura A Adkins in household of George S Adkins, "United States Census, 1910"

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