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John Axtell
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Birth: Apr. 23, 1818
Peru
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1889
New London
Waupaca County
Wisconsin, USA

Married Emeline Berry Feb. 26, 1844, in New Sharon, Franklin Co., Maine. Father of: Amanda (S.N. Stark), Albert F., Orris Walker (Louise G. Diener), Sarah E. (F. N. Robinson), John Warren (Nellie M. Heath), and Helen R (James Saxe).
In 1846 he took his wife and child, and his household goods and went by boat, railroad, Erie Canal, Great Lakes and ox-team through the wilderness to northern Wis., and settled near Oshkosh, where his father and six brothers were already living, "all of whom were honest, honorable men, respected and looked up to by their neighbors," all had trades, good homes and sufficient of this world's goods to take care of themselves through life. John Axtell built a mill for the U.S. Government on Little Woolf River in what is now Waupaca Co., for the Indians. His wife Emeline is said to have been the first white woman to have set foot in what is now Waupaca County. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Asa Axtell (1781 - 1855)
  Sarah Taylor Axtell (1787 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  Emmaline Berry Axtell (1820 - 1889)*
 
 Children:
  Albert F. Axtell (1849 - 1874)*
  Amanda Rebeca Axtell Starks (1855 - 1926)*
  John Warren Axtell (1855 - 1919)*
 
 Siblings:
  Asa Axtell (1803 - 1881)*
  Elias T. Axtell (1805 - 1814)*
  Willard G. Axtell (1807 - 1848)*
  James M. Axtell (1809 - 1881)*
  Thomas Axtell (1810 - 1889)*
  William Axtell (1814 - 1820)*
  Taylor Axtell (1816 - 1829)*
  John Axtell (1818 - 1889)
  Elbridge Axtell (1824 - 1889)*
  David Axtell (1825 - 1898)*
  Rufus Bean Axtell (1826 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Floral Hill Cemetery
New London
Waupaca County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: D 121-41
 
Created by: Deb Bernard
Record added: Feb 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24864426
John Axtell
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John Axtell
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John Axtell
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- Rest In Peace.
 Added: Sep. 10, 2009
 
 
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