Atlas Atkinson

Atlas Atkinson
October 7, 1837 – December 20, 1917

1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
April 24, 1861 – Enlisted at Robeson County, NC
12th North Carolina Regiment, 1st Company D
Rank: Corporal
December 16, 1861 – Company was Disbanded
February 25, 1862 – Appointed 2nd Lieutenant of
50th North Carolina Regiment, Company B
March 11, 1865 – Captured at or near Fayetteville, NC
Sent to New Bern, NC
April 3, 1865 – Confined at Point Lookout, MD
April 4, 1865 – Transferred to Washington, D. C. & Hospitalized with pneumonia
May 5, 1865 – Released from hospital and transferred to Johnson’s Island, OH
May 13, 1865 – Arrived at Johnson’s Island, OH
June 17, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
Kinchen Atkinson 1803-1879
Esther Purvis 1805-1881

Siblings
Elizabeth Jane Atkinson 1826-1891
Joseph Henry Atkinson 1827-1907        50th NC Co H
Clarissa Atkinson 1829
Bright Atkinson 1833-1912        50th NC Co B
E. C. Atkinson 1834        12th NC 1st Co D
John Cross Atkinson 1841-1915        50th NC Co B
Ann Catherine Atkinson 1844-1920
Hybert Atkinson 1846-1924        7th NC Jr Res Co C
Florence Elen Atkinson 1847
Kinchen Atkinson 1850
Martha Atkinson 1852

Wife
Mary Frances Ashley 1847-1872

Children
Ashley E. Atkinson 1866
John Kinchen Atkinson 1868-1951
Florence Cornelia Atkinson 1870-1948
Charity Elisabeth Atkinson 1872-1932

Burial
Unknown