Male, born 1864-12-02, died 1923-05-16

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Atkinson Construction Company

Professional History


President, Lynn S. Atkinson Company, Building Contractors, Los Angeles, CA. In 1914, the firm had its offices in Room #918 of the office building at 758 South Broadway. (See Los Angeles, California, City Directory, 1914, p. 474.)



Lynn S. Atkinson, Sr., was born in PA. His son, Lynn, Jr., was born in Kokomo, IN, on 08/28/1894, suggesting, perhaps, that the Atkinson Family resided there at the time.

In 1900, Atkinson and his family resided in Colorado Springs, CO, at 221 East Cucharras Street. (See, Source Citation Year: 1900; Census Place: Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado; Page: 26; Enumeration District: 0028; FHL microfilm: 1240124, accessed 07/24/2018.)

Atkinson, his wife and son, first appeared in the Los Angeles, CA, City Directory, 1913. They lived at 2401 Romeo Street in Los Angeles, CA, in 1913-1914. (See Los Angeles, California, City Directory, 1913, p. 194 andLos Angeles, California, City Directory, 1914, p. 474.)


He married Marie Marks Atkinson (born c. 12/1868 in IL).


He and Marie had a son, Lynn S. Atkinson, Jr., (1894-1961), who built a notable house designed by the Los Angeles architect Sumner Spaulding (1892-1952). Lynn, Jr., married Bernice E. Stephens of 05/10/1916 in Los Angeles, CA. (See, Source Citation California Department of Public Health, courtesy of Digital Images, accessed 07/24/2018.)

PCAD id: 7011