Octave Adkins

Octave Adkins

Female 1928 - 2013  (85 years)

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  • Name Octave Adkins 
    Born 14 Mar 1928  Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Oct 2013  Zanesville, Muskingum Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Buried 19 Oct 2013  Greenwood Cemetery, Zanesville, Muskingum Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plot: Sec 38, Block 3, Row 8, Gr 37
    Person ID I36  adkinshorton
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2020 

    Father Andrew Jackson Atkins,   b. 10 Aug 1883, Cabell Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1931, Chandler's Branch, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Frances Horton,   b. Dec 1882, Cabell Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1928, Little Sandy Creek, Kanawha Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Photos Little Sandy Home of Andrew & Mary Adkins
    Home is still there today, but has been moved nearby to this location to avoid floods. (previous?) Owners of house: Benjamin K. & Anna L. Given. Although her death certificate states she died in Mountain State Hospital, Grama Mary is said to have actually died at home in this house (and apparently was "declared" dead later). (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Seven Sisters
    Seven Sisters
    Adkins/Atkins sisters, left to right (in birth order, not counting brothers):
    Nada, Sally, Edith, Hester, Dixie, Margaret & Octave
    Andrew Jackson Atkins with children
    Andrew Jackson Atkins with children
    Vital Statistics of Siblings

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    Gathering of Adkins-Atkins
    Gathering of Adkins-Atkins
    Dixie Stewart, Earl Atkins, Nada Adkins, Ray Adkins
    Clarence Adkins, Hester Sperry, Virgil Atkins
    Documents
    1910-WV Census, Curry District, Henderson Precinct, Putnam Co, WV
    1910-WV Census, Curry District, Henderson Precinct, Putnam Co, WV
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    Andrew Jackson Atkins & Mary Frances Horton with children
    1920-WV Census, Saunders Creek, Grant District, Cabell Co, WV
    1920-WV Census, Saunders Creek, Grant District, Cabell Co, WV
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    Andrew Jackson Atkins & Mary Frances Horton with children
    1930-WV Census, Charleston, Charleston District, Kanawha Co, WV
    1930-WV Census, Charleston, Charleston District, Kanawha Co, WV
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    Andrew Jackson Atkins with children
    Family ID F668  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married 10 May 1947  Zanesville, Muskingum Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Octave Adkins was married with the adopted name, Loretta Eileen Pittman, and was married to Lloyd William Ferrell. See Loretta's other page for information on her children and their paternal ancestors.
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos Eileen Ferrell & Great Grandson Zane Bretz - 2013
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Eileen in 2012
    Eileen in 2012
    Eileen in 2011
    Eileen in 2011
    Eileen July 4, 2003
    Eileen July 4, 2003
    Everett & Avenell Pittman with daughter Loretta Eileen (Octave)
    Everett & Avenell Pittman with daughter Loretta Eileen (Octave)
    Eileen Pittman Ferrell in Yard
    Eileen Pittman Ferrell in Yard
    Eileen by Car
    Eileen by Car
    Eileen Ferrell with Mother-in-Law, Addie Pearl Ferrell
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Eileen (Octave) as young woman
    Eileen (Octave) as young woman
    Eileen Pittman
    Eileen Pittman
    Eileen on tricycle
    Eileen on tricycle
    Eileen Pittman & Unknown Girl
    Eileen Pittman & Unknown Girl
    (Eileen on left)
    Eileen on pony
    Eileen on pony
    Loretta Eileen in treasured dress
    Loretta Eileen in treasured dress
    (Eileen still has this dress today in 2012)
    Loretta Eileen Pittman as baby
    Loretta Eileen Pittman as baby

    Documents
    1928-WV Adoption Orders - Octave Adkins / Lorretta Eileen Pittman
    1928-WV Adoption Orders - Octave Adkins / Lorretta Eileen Pittman
    Eileen and her children rediscovered her extended birth family from coast to coast, and her West Virginia roots on July 17, 2012, over 84 years later.
    (retyped for clarity)
    2013-OH Death Certificate - Loretta Eileen Ferrell
    2013-OH Death Certificate - Loretta Eileen Ferrell
    Loretta Eileen Ferrell - Funeral Notice
    Loretta Eileen Ferrell - Funeral Notice

    » FUNERAL PROGRAM (view & download)  –  View Obituary (in section toward the top)


    Headstones
    Loretta Eileen Pittman Ferrell
    Loretta Eileen Pittman Ferrell
    gravestone - (born Octave Adkins)

  • Notes 
    • Adopted as infant.


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