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Thomas Conner Atkeson
Birth: Nov. 21, 1897
Columbia
Houston County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1979
Williamsburg
Williamsburg City
Virginia, USA



B.S., M.S. and PhD degrees from Georgetown University.

Naval service during World War I

December 1918 - September 1954 employed with Bureau of Internal Revenue, presently the Internal Revenue Service.

His influence on the development of the income tax as primary source of revenue gave rise to his promotion to Assistant Commissioner of Internal Revenue (1952-1954)

Recipient of the Gold Medal Award from the Secretary of the Treasury, 1954.

September 1954 he started his second career as a professor at the Law School at William and Mary.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clarence Lee Crawford Atkeson (1860 - 1939)
  Annie May Conner Atkeson (1871 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Whiting Atkeson (1890 - 1977)
 
 Siblings:
  Virginia Conner Atkeson Brown (1894 - 1985)*
  Thomas Conner Atkeson (1897 - 1979)
  Clarence Lee Conner Atkeson (1899 - 1975)*
  Annie May Conner Atkeson Morriss (1902 - 1998)*
  John Conner Atkeson (1905 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Williamsburg
Williamsburg City
Virginia, USA
Plot: 1960 Addition N
 
Maintained by: John & Ruth Clackler
Originally Created by: Steve Centner
Record added: Mar 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86614923
Thomas Conner Atkeson
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Thomas Conner Atkeson
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 Added: May. 31, 2017
 
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