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Charles B Atkins
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Birth: Jun. 17, 1868
Death: Jul. 26, 1946

Updated information from
Shirley
slou@bellsouth.net


Reuben Atkins dob: 20 Dec 1832 (know the marker says 1833) Coventry, Warwickshire, England. Spouse of -
Eliza H Poulton Atkins dob: 25 Mar 1830 Conventry, Essex, England. dod: 17 Nov 1893 Aurora, Kane Co, IL
Third child of the above:
Charles B Atkins dob: 17 Jun 1868 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, UT. dod: 26 Jul 1946 Chicago, Cook Co, IL. Spouse of -
Alma Jeanette Larson Atkins dob: 16 Sep 1870 Chicago, Cook Co, IL. Place of death: Aurora, Kane Co, IL (her death certificate is almost unreadable - believe it's Feb but the date is a scribble)

Reuben was a Latter Day Saints convert, married and had three sons in Salt Lake City and was preaching the good book when something went awry. He and family headed to IL where he became a shoemaker. His son Charles owned a huge profitable farm with quite a house on it. When Charles neared the end of his life, he put the farm on the market. Some city slickers from "in town" bought the place sight unseen as a retreat. Not until the day of closing did anyone realize that Charles & Alma's only son's, my gradfather, wife's parents (Gerberichs) were the buyers! The Gerberichs in Spring Lake are the brothers & wives of my great grandfather who went to a couple of the funerals there and never realized that is where his daughter's in-laws were buried. 
 
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 Parents:
  Reuben Atkins (1832 - 1922)
  Eliza H. Poulton Atkins (1830 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Alma Jeanette Larson Atkins (1870 - 1922)
 
Burial:
Spring Lake Cemetery
Aurora
Kane County
Illinois, USA
Plot: BW-58
 
Maintained by: My Labor of Love
Originally Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: May 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8767284
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