George Atkin

Ap­ril 16, 1793, Martin, Lindsay, Lincoln, Eng­land.

Au­gust 29, 1827, Abingdon, Vir­gin­ia.

His remains were reported moved in 1895 to the Sulphur Springs Ce­me­te­ry, Bristol, Tennessee.

A Methodist pastor, Atkins served in the Ohio Conference, then transferred to Knoxville, Tennessee, in 1818. Besides his ministerial duties, he was also involved with newspapers. In 1826, he received an appointment to preach at Abingdon Town.

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