George Atkinson, born 1816 in Ireland, married Elizabeth – , born 1819 in Ireland. They came to NB in 1839 and settled in Lower Nashwaak, Saint Marys Parish, York County.

children were:
1) Rebecca Atkinson born 1840
2) William Atkinson b. 1845, m. Sarah Jane – born 1854 and had issue
3) John Atkinson born 1850
4) Elizabeth Atkinson born 1851
5) George Atkinson b. 1853
6) Henrietta Atkinson born 1856
7) Theresa Atkinson born 1857
8) Alexander Atkinson born 1859.

PANB:MC80/1728 Marilyn Evans’ Saint Marys’ families.

William Atkinson
, born 1792 in Ireland, married Jane Clark, born 1793 in Ireland. They came to NB in June 1819 and settled near McKenzie Corner, Richmond Parish, Carleton County.

children in estimated order:
1) Isabella Adelaide Atkinson b. c1814 in Ireland, m. Robert Watson born in Ireland, d. before 1851: settled in Carleton County and had issue
2) Thomas Atkinson
3) Robert Atkinson b. 1821 in NB, m. Mary Ann – and had issue
4) Isabel Atkinson
5) Jane Atkinson
6) John Atkinson born 1830 in NB, m. (1st) Jane McBride, sister of James McBride and had four children: m. (2nd) Martha Yerxa: had three children
7) Ann Atkinson b. 1831 in NB
8) Eliza Atkinson b. 1833
9) Henry Atkinson born in 1835.

PANB:MC80/854 J.W. Benn’s A historical sketch of Methodism in Richmond, page 8
see also PANB:MC80/1397 Daniel F. Johnson’s New Brunswick lineages, pages 79-81
see also 1851 Carleton County census.