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Solomon W "Sol" Atkerson
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1877
Jackson County
Alabama, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1946
Sadie
Sequoyah County
Oklahoma, USA

Solomon W. "Sol" Atkerson, eldest known child of Jefferson Davis Atkerson and Leona Alice Abbott, b. Aug. 18, 1877 near Huntsville, Jackson County, AL. He d. Aug. 2, 1946 at his family home at Sadie southwest of Sallisaw, OK.

On Dec. 30, 1899 at Fort Smith, AR, Solomon m. Nora Belle Hastings, eldest known child of Robert James Yell Hastings and Melissa Catherine Southerland, b. Jan. 24, 1882 at Benton County, AR. She d. Feb. 5, 1937 at Fort Smith, AR while in the hospital receiving treatment for an undisclosed cancer.

Solomon preceded his father Jefferson and step-mother to Oklahoma settling southwest of Sallisaw on the back southwest side of Black Horse Mountain known as Sadie. After his father relocated from near Huntsville, AL, father Jefferson built a country store at Sadie with Sol eventually operating the store as the general merchant. In 1913 Sol puchased from two minor Cherokee Indian allottees his homeplace on the east side of the road opposite from the store [re: abstract held by the family that in 1999 occupied the former Solomon Atkerson homeplace]. In 1999 the old foundation of the former store could still be seen in a thicket of trees.

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 Parents:
  Jefferson Davis Atkerson (1858 - 1931)
  Leannah Alice Margaret Abbott Atkerson (1858 - 1889)
 
 Spouses:
  Nora Bell Hastings Atkerson (1883 - 1937)
  Rosie Jane Atkerson (1887 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Jefferson David Atkerson (1900 - 1959)*
  Watie Bryant Atkerson (1908 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Solomon W Atkerson (1877 - 1946)
  Avious Adline Atkerson Stump (1879 - 1965)*
  Ida Mae Atkerson Fannon (1891 - 1976)**
  Edward Thornton Atkerson (1893 - 1953)**
  Mattie Lou Atkerson Caves (1896 - 1985)**
  Marion W Atkerson (1900 - 1967)**
  Jefferson Davis Atkerson (1904 - 1987)**
  Bessie Pearl Atkerson Patterson (1904 - 1935)**
  Nettie Atkerson Shiew (1909 - 1987)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Sallisaw City Cemetery
Sallisaw
Sequoyah County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
Originally Created by: Darrell G. Hill
Record added: Mar 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25280509
Solomon W Sol Atkerson
Added by: Virginia Hutchings Garrison
 
Solomon W Sol Atkerson
Added by: Carol Davis-Ulmer
 
Solomon W Sol Atkerson
Added by: Carol Davis-Ulmer
 
 
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 Added: Sep. 2, 2010

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