Son of Emily Jane (nee BIRCH) ATKINS of Watford, and the late Arthur Edward ATKINS.
His parents married 1898 in the Watford district. Arthur died 1916 in Watford aged 39, and was buried 29 November in Vicarage Road Cemetery, Watford. Emily remarried 1922 in the Watford district to Arthur Henry JAGGARD. He died 1923 in Watford aged 55, and was buried 9 February in Vicarage Road Cemetery; Emily died 1945 in Watford aged 67, and was buried 22 February, also in Vicarage Road Cemetery.
Arthur was born 1895 in Watford, and resided in Hertford.
On the 1901 Census, he [and all the family] is proving elusive. On the 1911 Census, an errand boy aged 15, he lived in Watford Fields, with his parents and four siblings.