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George Dunsmore Atkins
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Birth: May 28, 1865
Roanoke City
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1930
Virginia, USA

George Dunsmore was born in Roanoke, Virginia on May 28, 1865. He was the first (?) of eight children born to Lucy Jane Patsel Nov 6, 1839 Apr 1916 and Evans Washington Atkins Mar 1837 Jul 4, 1916; they were married on Jan 29, 1860 in Franklin Co., Virginia; now West Virginia. Lucy and Evans were both born and passed in Franklin County.

George's siblings were Charles William 1869 1936, John Evans 1869 1928, James Joseph 1871 1950, Lucy Fannie 1872 1938, Mary Emmaline 1875 1936, Omer Lee 1876 1957. In the 1900 census it is stated his mother gave birth to 8 and that one had passed.

On Dec 24, 1889 he entered into marriage with Lula Venora Miller; daughter of Sarah E. Campbell 1852 1876, and William (Billy) Miller 1831 1897; and from this union thirteen children were born; Robert Lee 1893? 1973, William Henry 1891? 1976, Mary Elizabeth 1895? 1914? , Thomas Lewis 1895? 1979, Frank Evans 1896 1968, Charles Mathew Sr. 1899 1955, Lena Gertrude 1902 1961, Elsie Nora 1903 1955, Sadie Viola 1906 1972, Beulah Juanita 1908 1981, Susie Alice 1909 1961, Virginia S. 1912 1996, George Calvin 1914 1960.

In his early years he worked as a farm laborer, later working as a hinge man in the boiler industry.

George struggled with Asthma & Biter's disease passing on Jan 26, 1930 with his remains being interned in Campbell's Cemetery.
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 Parents:
  Evan Washington Atkins (1836 - 1916)
  Lucie Jane Patsel Atkins (1839 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Lula Venora Miller Atkins (1873 - 1954)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Lee Atkins (1888 - 1973)*
  William Henry Atkins (1892 - 1976)*
  Frank Evans Atkins (1894 - 1968)*
  Charles Mathew Atkins (1899 - 1955)*
  Lena Gertrude Atkins Bush (1902 - 1961)*
  Elsie Nora Atkins Wright (1905 - 1955)*
  Beulah Juanita Atkins Campbell (1908 - 1981)*
  Susie Alice Eubank Atkins Farris (1909 - 1961)*
  Virginia Shepothia Atkins Hare (1912 - 1996)*
  George Calvin Atkins (1914 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Dunsmore Atkins (1865 - 1930)
  Charles William Atkins (1869 - 1936)*
  Joseph Atkins (1871 - 1950)*
  John Evan Atkins (1871 - 1928)*
  Lucy Fannie Atkins LaPrade (1872 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Campbell Burying Ground
Roanoke County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Mark Crawford
Originally Created by: Steve Taylor
Record added: Jul 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28559471
George Dunsmore Atkins
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George Dunsmore Atkins
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