Quintus C. Atkinson1,2,3

ID# 1854, (abt 1810 - 1864)
  • Born: abt 1810 in Clarksville, Montgomery Co., Tennessee.5,2
  • Married First: Arabella C. West 17 Dec 1835 in Dickson Co., Tennessee.6,7
  • Married Second: Sarah Elizabeth Tuck.8,9,2
  • Died: 7 Nov 1864 in probably, Chicago, Illinois.10,11,12
  • Buried: 10 Feb 1865 in Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee.13,14
Quintus also appears in our Family History Section where there is much more information about him.

Children with Sarah Elizabeth Tuck:


  1. Alethea Jane Macon, compiler, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, Virginia and Some of Their Descendants. Macon, Georgia: Southern Press, 1964.
  2. Tennessee. Shelby Co.. 1850 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication M432-895. Washington: National Archives.
  3. Shelby Co. Wills. Shelby County Archives. 150 Washington Ave., Memphis, Tennessee.
  4. Rhoda Taylor Fone, "Thomas Walton Atkinson", typescript.
  5. Deborah Anne Cobb Freeman. Family file "David and Deborah.GED," 31 Jul 1998, by e-mail 31 Jul 1998.
  6. Tennessee State Library and Archives. Marriage bond. Q. C. Atkinson and Arabela C. West.
  7. "Married." National Banner and Nashville Whig. Nashville, Tennessee, 23 Dec 1835.
  8. 824 S. Dudley St., Memphis, Tennessee. Elmwood Cemetery. Q. C. & Sarah E. Atkinson family monument.
  9. "Died - Atkinson." The Daily Appeal. Memphis, Tennessee, 3 Nov 1882.
  10. Elmwood: Charter, Rules, Regulations and By-Laws. Memphis: Boyle & Chapman Printers, 1874.
  11. Malcolm McNeil et al v. J. C. Mills and R. A Young. 403 Seventh Ave. North, Nashville, Tennessee. Tennessee State Library and Archives, transcript of proceedings of Circuit Court of Shelby Co.
  12. 403 Seventh Ave. North, Nashville, Tennessee, Tennessee State Library and Archives. Shelby Co. Tennessee loose probate records. 1864 folder 4, Q. C. Atkinson.
  13. Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee, burial records.
  14. Jorja Frazier. "RE: Elmwood Cemetery - Atkinson - Bacon records." E-mail message. 11 Sep 2007.
  15. Jonathan Kennon Thompson Smith, Genealogical Abstracts from Reported Deaths, The Nashville Christian Advocate. 11 vols.. Jackson, Tennessee: published by the author, 2002.