Dr Thomas Clark Atkeson

Dr Thomas Clark Atkeson

Birth
Buffalo, Putnam County, West Virginia, USA
Death 26 Mar 1935 (aged 83)
Columbia, Houston County, Alabama, USA
Burial Putnam County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 58974224 · View Source
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Husband of Cordelia Meek

Doctor Atkeson was born at Lawndale Farm, Buffalo, West Virginia, in 1852, son of Thomas and Virginia Harris (Brown) Atkeson. He grew up in a rural community, attended country schools, the Buffalo Academy, West Virginia University, and in 1874 graduated in law from Kentucky University


Famed author and agriculturalist Thomas C. Atkeson, who was the chronicler of the Grange Movement and father of the agriculture school at West Virginia University, attended Buffalo Academy, as did his daughter Mary Meeks
Atkeson, a noted author in her own right and lecturer on rural life.



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  • Created by: Sandy Cline (Littlejohn)
  • Added: 20 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58974224
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Thomas Clark Atkeson (15 Feb 1852–26 Mar 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58974224, citing Atkeson Cemetery, Putnam County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Sandy Cline (Littlejohn) (contributor 47152941) .