Feb. 25, 1789 Preston City of Preston Lancashire, England
Jan. 25, 1867 Baltimore City Maryland, USA
Please note the Hodgkinson name was changed to Atkinson upon arrival to the United States. No one is sure why but the family used both names while alive.
ATKINSON- Jan 25 fell asleep in Jesus on the 25th in an instant Thomas Atkinson father of the late Thomas Atkinson in the 78th year of his age. The relatives friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend funeral this Saturday afternoon half past 3 o'clock from Aged Mens Home Franklin Square Baltimore Sun Jan 26 1867
Thomas and his wife Mary had 6 children, 39 Grandchildren and 114 Great Grandchildren.