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William Elrie Atkinson

William E. ATKINSON, American Chancellor. Member, Missionary Baptist Church. Club, Kiwanis.

Background

  • Atkinson, William Elrie was born on July 24, 1852 in Shelby Company, Alabama, United States. Son of William Wiley and Barbara (Wilder) Atkinson.

  • Education

    • Educated schools in Arkansas and Texas. Studied law, Washington and Lee University.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1874. Practiced at Rosston, Arkansas, 1874-1878, Prescott, Arkansas, 1878-1890, Little Rock, 1890-1910, Clarksville, Arkansas, since 1910. Member Atkinson & Brock.

      Attorney-general of Arkansas, 1889-1893.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member, Missionary Baptist Church. Club, Kiwanis.
    • Member, Missionary Baptist Church.

    Connections

    • Spouse Lidie Powers, December 16, 1890, Knoxville, Tennessee.
    • father: William Wiley Atkinson
    • mother: Barbara (Wilder) Atkinson
    • spouse: Lidie Powers
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    Died November 8, 1935
    (aged 83)
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