Kenneth Atchley (1956 - 1981)

A photo of Kenneth Atchley
Kenneth Atchley
1956 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Kenneth Atchley was born on May 2, 1956. He died in March 1981 at age 24.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Kenneth Atchley Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Kenneth Atchley, honor his ancestry & genealogy, and his immediate Atchley family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Kenneth Atchley

First name

Kenneth

Middle name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Kenneth Atchley was born on

Death

Kenneth Atchley died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Kenneth.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Kenneth Atchley?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Kenneth's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Kenneth a religious man?

Last Known Residence

Unknown. Did Kenneth move a lot? Where was his last known location?

Education

Did Kenneth finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Kenneth attend?

Professions

Share what Kenneth did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Kenneth's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Kenneth serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Kenneth Atchley?
View other bios of people named Kenneth Atchleys
Back to Top

Kenneth Atchley Family Tree

Kenneth's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Atchley family tree.

Kenneth's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Kenneth Atchley
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Kenneth's Family Photos

We currently do not have photos of Kenneth Atchley. Below are potential family photos that share Kenneth's last name or surname. Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Kenneth during various points of his life

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Kenneth

What do you remember about Kenneth Atchley? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Kenneth is remembered.

Kenneth Atchley Obituary

This obit of Kenneth Atchley is maintained by Kenneth's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Kenneth Atchley passed away in March 1981 at 24 years old. He was born on May 2, 1956. We are unaware of information about Kenneth's immediate family.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Kenneth Atchley

1956 - 1981 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Kenneth's lifetime

In 1956, in the year that Kenneth Atchley was born, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1965, Kenneth was only 9 years old when on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1970, when he was merely 14 years old, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1979, Kenneth was 23 years old when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1981, in the year of Kenneth Atchley's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

Other Biographies

Other Kenneth Atchleys

Kenneth R. Atchley
Born: around 1970
TX
Kenneth E. Atchley
Born: around 1930
TX
Kenneth L. Atchley
Born: around 1963
TX
Kenneth E. Atchley
Born: around 1931
TX
Kenneth H Atchley
Jul 12, 1927 - Nov 27, 1998
Broken Bow, OK
Kenneth B Atchley
Mar 27, 1947 - Jan 4, 2011
Montrose, CO
Kenneth H Atchley
Apr 27, 1953 - Aug 2, 2008
Sulphur, OK
Kenneth Edward Atchley
Jul 26, 1930 - May 8, 2006
Brownwood, Texas
Kenneth L Atchley
Sep 5, 1924 - Apr 15, 1999
Smyrna, TN

Other Atchleys

Elizabeth Atchley
Dec 27, 1898 - August 1978
Knoxville, Tennessee
Betty J Atchley
Feb 16, 1930 - Feb 15, 2002
Jacksonville, FL
Era J Atchley
Nov 3, 1903 - Dec 6, 1989
Miami, FL
Elmer Ray Atchley
Jun 4, 1944 - Apr 16, 2010
Trenton, Georgia
Ida Atchley
Aug 10, 1901 - March 1987
Haines City, Florida
Minnie Atchley
Jun 22, 1904 - November 1982
Pompano Beach, Florida
Jennie H Atchley
Jul 26, 1909 - Sep 10, 1996
Sarasota, FL
Helen Atchley
Mar 11, 1897 - December 1972
Gainesville, Florida
Rita Atchley
Aug 11, 1955 - December 1977
Charles T Atchley
Dec 19, 1958 - Jul 30, 2009
Pensacola, FL
Robert J Atchley
May 3, 1940 - Nov 2, 2009
Sarasota, FL
Geraldine M Atchley
Feb 19, 1943 - May 25, 1999
Nauvoo, AL
May Atchley
Nov 9, 1913 - May 1985
Felda, Florida
Paul Atchley
Dec 28, 1903 - May 20, 1995
Gainesville, FL
Marina E Atchley
Sep 22, 1964 - Mar 16, 1999
West Palm Beach, FL
Phillip M Atchley
Jan 15, 1954 - Sep 13, 1994
Jennie Lee Atchley
Nov 21, 1933 - Mar 5, 2009
Sarasota, Florida
Bessie Atchley
Aug 31, 1900 - Dec 27, 1993
Eufaula, AL
Elfriede M Atchley
Dec 7, 1930 - Sep 25, 1999
West Palm Beach, FL
Glenn Dale Atchley
Feb 24, 1946 - Nov 6, 2008
Florida

Other Bios

Lillian M Moffat
Dec 20, 1906 - Mar 31, 1991
Eddie M Yearby
Jul 3, 1955 - Dec 12, 2007
Fort Pierce, FL
Leighton L Hill
Dec 6, 1955 - Aug 12, 2004
William G Poling
May 11, 1955 - Mar 22, 1982
Brecksville, OH
Robert Johnson
Mar 1, 1955 - Nov 29, 1991
Ray Burns
Mar 20, 1954 - September 1973
Annie Leonard
Sep 24, 1938 - Jun 17, 2010
Stuart, Florida
Faye Small
Feb 27, 1919 - August 1981
Florida
Imogene Wilson
Mar 15, 1898 - Nov 2, 1988
Fort Pierce, FL
Marjorie J Sampson
Dec 27, 1936 - Jan 4, 2002
Buchanan, MI
James A Forbes
Oct 1, 1909 - Apr 29, 2010
Port Saint Lucie, FL
Curtis T Demedicis
Jan 17, 1958 - Sep 4, 1993
R M Rice
Dec 27, 1958 - Mar 15, 1997
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Cynthia Wilson
Dec 1, 1955 - September 1986
Florida
Eduarda Flores
Oct 13, 1916 - August 1981
Robstown, Texas
Osa Warford
Jan 13, 1906 - May 12, 1990
Sylvia Reynolds
Nov 28, 1953 - Nov 9, 2006
Fort Pierce, FL
Terry L Henry
Sep 2, 1955 - Oct 15, 1998
Fort Pierce, FL
Doris Smith
Jan 19, 1956 - November 1981
Dorothy D Cobb
Nov 17, 1955 - Feb 21, 2002
Fort Pierce, FL
Success Stories from Biographies like Kenneth Atchley
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.