Thomas Charles Aitken

ID No.608, (13 May 1924 - 3 July 1970)
Tom Aitken
Father*James Muir Aitken1,2 b. 5 Jul 1896, d. 8 Jun 1950
Mother*Margaret Elizabeth Harmer1,2 b. 25 Sep 1900, d. 31 Jul 1980
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
on charts:
Descendent Chart for George Aitken
SSN* His Social Security Number was 297-20-7981.1 
Birth*13 May 1924 Thomas Charles Aitken was born in 2201 East 5th Street, Columbus, Parish of Franklin, Ohio, USA.1,2 
Milit-Beg*Nov 1943 He began military service. At the time, he was a sophomore in the College of Engineering, Ohio State University, and was a member of the Pershing Rifles (honorary military organisation). He went on to become an instructor in aerial gunnery, serving at the Tonopah Army Air Field, Nevada.3 
Marriage* He married Joan Elizabeth Unkle, daughter of John F Unkle and Alice Louise Cundiff.1,2 
Residence*3 Jul 1970 Thomas Charles Aitken lived at 130 Cativo Drive, Jackson, Parish of Hinds, Mississippi, USA.1 
Occupation*3 Jul 1970 He was a petroleum engineer in the oil/gas industry. His obituary states that he was President of the Triad Oil & Gas Company..1,3 
Death*3 Jul 1970 He died at Hinds General Hospital, Jackson, Parish of Hinds, Mississippi, USA, aged 46.1 
Burial*6 Jul 1970 He was buried in Lakewood Memorial Park, Jackson, Parish of Hinds, Mississippi, USA.1 


Joan Elizabeth Unkle (5 Oct 1927 - 30 Oct 2009)
  • Cynthia Cheryl Aitken2,4
  • Thomas Charles Aitken II2,4
Last Edited24 Apr 2016


  1. [S64] US Documents : 1970: Death certificate 11584 - Mississippi State Board of Health; Office of Public Health Statistics; Vital records.
  2. [S81] Ext. Research: Mrs T Aitken (599).
  3. [S66] Other Document : Newspaper cutting (Unknown source, supplied by Mrs T Aitken (612).
  4. [S99] Verbal.