Atkinson family genealogy

Of Mansfield, Dinwiddie, County Virginia

This family emigrated to America from Cumberland, England, in 1750.

Roger Atkinson (1750) m. Ann, dau. of John Pleasant, of Virginia, and had four sons and two daughters:

    1. John, who d. unm.
    2. Roger, of whom presently.
    3. Thomas, who m. Sally Page.
    4. Robert, who m. Mary T. Mayo.
  1. The daughters were:
    1. Jane, who m. General Joseph Jones, and had:
      1. Thomas Jones, who m. Mary Lee.
      2. Roger-Jones.
      3. Joseph, who married Sally Atkinson.
      4. Jane, who m. Robert Jones.
      5. John.
      6. Lucy.
      7. Benson.
  1. Roger Atkinson: son of Roger; m. Agnes Poythress, and had four sons and four daughters:
    1. John, of whom presently.
    2. Doctor Thomas, who m. Mary Baird.
    3. Roger.
    4. Robert.
  1. The daughters were:
    1. Ann, who m. B. M. Harrison.
    2. Sally, who m. Doctor Joseph Jones,
    3. Jane, who married William Pryor.
    4. Lucy.
  1. John Atkinson: eldest son of Roger; m. Rich. Pryor.