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
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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 
Death Reg12 Jul 1970 His death was registered by his wife, Joan Elizabeth Aitken.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.