Territorial Women's Memorial Rose Garden
MARY ATKINSON

Mary was born on December 25, 1858, in Scotland. She and her husband Robert J. Atkinson came to Arizona Territory in 1870. Robert had an inn at Iron Springs.

Her grandson cherished a bible given to Mary by her husband inscribed "A token of love from me to you, Dec. 6, 1896."

The Atkinsons lived at 114 South Willow. Her daughter, Minnie Seaman, is also represented in the Rose Garden.

Mary died on February 17, 1922, and was buried in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Prescott, Arizona.


Donor: Dan Seaman




Additional documentation and photographs may be available in the Sharlot Hall Museum Archives and Library.