John Cross Atkinson

John Cross Atkinson
October 16, 1841 – May 24, 1915

Alternate Spelling: John C. Atkinson
1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
February 15, 1862 – Enlisted at Robeson County, NC
50th North Carolina Regiment, Company B
Rank:  Private
July 21, 1862 – Hospitalized at Petersburg, VA with typhoid fever
August 31, 1862 – Furloughed for thirty days
Prior to December 31, 1862 – Returned to Duty
December 20, 1862 – Promoted to Sergeant
August 24, 1863 – Demoted to Private
August 26, 1863 – Hospitalized at Wilmington, NC with debilitas
September 25, 1863 – Furloughed for thirty days
Prior to November 1, 1863 – Returned to Duty
May 1, 1865 – Paroled at Greensboro, NC

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
Atlas Atkinson 1837-1917        12th NC 1st Co D
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
Wincie Ann Nance 1849-1935

Children
Rebecca Artemesia Atkinson 1871-1932
Boadicca Kenson Atkinson 1873-1929
Daniel Holmes Atkinson 1877-1954
George Cyrus Atkinson 1879-1958
Percival Houston Atkinson 1881-1968
John Cross Atkinson 1886-1956
Zula Oleen Atkinson 1889-1945

Burial
Atkinson Family Cemetery
Wiregrass Road
Fairmont, NC

John Cross Atkinson Grave

John Cross Atkinson Grave