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Grace Elizabeth Belvin Atkinson
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Birth: 1820
Gloucester County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1893
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Grace was the youngest daughter of Aaron Belvin & Elizabeth Dobson, and the sister of Frances Belvin Rowe & John Belvin. She married Henry Atkinson on Sept. 3, 1839, and they had 5 children: Octavia Atkinson Gentry, Virginia Atkinson, Henry Atkinson Jr, William Atkinson & Lucy Atkinson Fleet.

From the Richmond Times, Feb. 3, 1893:

The funeral of Mrs. Grace Elizabeth Atkinson will take place this afternoon from the Union-Station Methodist church at 2:30. ... Mrs. Atkinson was a woman of lovely Christian character, and one who in life practiced most lavishly the greatest of cardinal virtues - charity. She had been sick several months, yet her death was unexpected to the family. She was in the seventy-third year of her age, the beloved wife of Henry A. Atkinson, Esq., the well-known furniture dealer of this city; the only sister of the late John A. Belvin, and the mother of Mrs. W. J. Gentry, Mrs. John A. Fleet, of Mathews county; Henry A. Atkinson, Jr., and William Hayes Atkinson
 
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 Spouse:
  Henry Allen Atkinson (1815 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Octavia A Atkinson Gentry (1840 - 1915)*
  Virginia Atkinson (1843 - 1850)*
  Henry Aaron Atkinson (1845 - 1914)*
  William Hayes Atkinson (1848 - 1902)*
  Lucy Frances Atkinson Fleet (1850 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Range 22, Section 6, Quarter 3
GPS (lat/lon): 37.55127, -77.43301
 
Created by: Agate
Record added: Oct 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30373422
Grace Elizabeth <i>Belvin</i> Atkinson
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Grace Elizabeth <i>Belvin</i> Atkinson
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R.I.P.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Feb. 20, 2010

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Oct. 31, 2009
 
 
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