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 Ernest R Atkinson

Ernest R Atkinson

Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Death 5 Mar 1972 (aged 77)
Burial Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Row 18
Memorial ID 39877287 · View Source
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1900 census for Omaha, Nebraska. Listed as Ernest R. Atkinson. Date of birth Oct. 1895, age 5. Son of Kirby and Clara Atkinson.

1910 census for Omaha, Nebraska. Listed as Ernest R. Atkinson. Age 15. Son of Kirby and Clara Atkinson.

World War I draft registration card, dated June 5, 1917: Ernest R. Atkinson, age 22, address 824 So. 41st Street, Omaha, Nebraska. Date of birth, Oct. 28, 1894 in Omaha, Nebraska. Occupation: Electrician helper

1920 census for San Francisco Assembly District 31, San Francisco, California - Ernest R. Atkinson, age 25, born in Nebraska. Occupation: Soldier for the US Army. Marital status - single.

1930 census for Highland, Sarpy County, Nebraska, dated April to May 2, 1930. Ernest R. Atkinson, age 35, divorced. Occupation plumber. Living with parents Kirby and Clara A. Atkinson.

Iowa Marriage Record, dated December 23, 1930:
Ernest Robert Atkinson from Omaha, Nebraska. Occupation: Plumber, age next birthday - 37, son of Kirby Atkinson and Clara Jacobs, place of birth Omaha, Nebraska. Number of groom's marriage - second. Name of Bride: Elsie Wilson, maiden name Elsie Wilson, age next birthday - 34, born in Slanberry, Missouri, daughter of George Wilson and Martha Calendar. Number of Bride's marriage: second.

1940 census for Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska. Ernest R. Atkinson, age 45, born in Nebraska. Living with wife Carmen E. Atkinson, age 40, born in Missouri.

Military Record for Ernest R Atkinson ----#9627

Military History: Time and place of Enlistment: Dec. 14, 1917, Fort Logan, Colorado. Rank: Pvt. 8th Hgr. Co C.A.C. Time and place of discharge: Dec. 26, 1918, Ft. Winfield, Scott, California. Cause of Discharge: Demob. Disabilities when admitted to home: 1604-Right sided nasal spin obstructive.

Domestic History: Where born - Omaha, Nebr. Oct. 20, 1894. Age 35, height 5-9", complexion: muddy, color of eyes: blue, color of hair: brown, read and write: yes, religion: none, occupation: plumber, Residence Subsequent to Discharge: Omaha, Nebr. Name and Address of Nearest Relative: Clara Atkinson (Mother), Omaha, Nebr. R. 5, Box 1171 1/2
General Remarks: Certificate of Service: C-1439620

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Ernest R. Atkinson
Pvt US Army
World War I
Oct 28 1894 – Mar 5, 1972
(Christian cross)





  • Created by: Linda Applegate Brown
  • Added: 25 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39877287
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest R Atkinson (28 Oct 1894–5 Mar 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39877287, citing Soldiers And Sailors Cemetery, Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Linda Applegate Brown (contributor 46791676) .