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George Washington Akers
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Birth: Apr. 30, 1847
Akersville
Fulton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1914
Akersville
Fulton County
Pennsylvania, USA

1880 KS Census: Phillips Co. Crystal Twp. ed 238, p. 8, line 2
Series T9, roll 393, dwelling 76, family 76, 10 June 1880

George AKERS, 32, single, Farmer, b. Penn., parents b. Penn.
[living alone]
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1900 PA Census: Fulton Co. Brush Creek Twp. ed 69, p. 1a, lines 6-10
Series T623, roll 1412, dwelling 3, family 3, 1 June 1900

George W. AKERS, Head, Apr 1849, 51, m. 17, Farmer
Rebecca, Wife, Jan 1848, 52, m. 17, 3 children / 3 still alive
May N., dau, Apr 1884, 16; Goldie L., dau, Sep 1886, 13; Homer V., son, July 1890, 9
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1910 PA Census: Fulton Co. Brush Creek Twp. ed 47, p. 1a, lines 14-16
Series T624, roll 1348, dwelling 3, family 3, 15 April 1910

George W. AKERS, Head, 62, widowed, b. Pa., parents b. Pa., Farmer: General Farm
Goldie L., dau, 23, single; Homer V., son, 19, single, Teaching: Public School
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Obituary:

George W. Akers. Monday morning, September 7 [1914], George W. Akers, a well known citizen of Akersville, Fulton County, suffered a paralytic stroke and died a short time afterward. He was born at Akersville and was aged 67 years, four months and seven days. His wife, who was Miss Rebecca Hanks, died about fourteen years ago. Two daughters and one son survive: Mrs. Dorsey Barnes of Piney Creek, Homer Akers of Hartford, S.D., and Miss Goldie at home. A brother, William Akers of Sebastian, Tex., and two sisters, Mrs. Benjamin Hanks of near Everett and Mrs. Emily Chamberlain of Ogden, Ia., are also living. Funeral services were held in the Akersville M.E. Church last Friday afternoon.

[Note: George's sister, Emily Chamberlain, had already died, 3 December 1913, according to her obituary - ed.]
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Amariah Akers (1808 - 1894)
  Anna Phillips Akers (1807 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Rebecca Hanks Akers (1849 - 1900)*
 
 Children:
  Nancy Maye Akers Barnes (1884 - 1963)*
  Vaughn Homer Akers (1891 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hannah Retta Akers Hawks (1834 - 1906)*
  Sarah Jane Akers Frazey (1836 - 1904)*
  Amos Asa Akers (1839 - 1864)*
  Thomas Jefferson Akers (1845 - 1863)*
  George Washington Akers (1847 - 1914)
  Henry Clay Akers (1849 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
AKERS
GEORGE W. AKERS
APR. 30. 1847
SEPT. 9. 1914
HIS WIFE
REBECCA HANKS
JAN. 6. 1849
JUNE 21. 1900
 
Burial:
Akersville Cemetery
Akersville
Fulton County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Michael S. Caldwell
Originally Created by: graver
Record added: Jun 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54113421
George Washington Akers
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
George Washington Akers
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
George Washington Akers
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
 
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In honor of my great-great-grandfather.
- Michael S. Caldwell
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 25, 2010
 
 
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