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Charles W. Ake
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1849
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 4, 1892
Irvona
Clearfield County
Pennsylvania, USA

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Killed when a Pennsylvania & Northwestern Rairoad Company locomotive exploded in Irvona,Clearfield county.He was survived by five children,his wife had died some years ago.
Aged 42 Yrs.Old

The birth year is calculated,based solely on the information that is seen on the grave stone.

Seen in the 1860 & 1870 Catherine Township,Blair County,PA census with these named siblings:
Samuel Ake;
Clara Ake;
Florence Ake;
Rosa B Ake;
Williams Ake.

Sources:
~ The Spirit;Punxsutawney,Jefferson County,Pennsylvania;
dated 11 May 1892.
~ The Indiana Gazette;Indiana,Indiana County,Pennsylvania;dated 11 May 1892; Page 4.
~ 1880 Kansas state census.

Contributors Note-14 August 2014-
After a few more hours of research,more definitive sources were found to prove & document more relationships found within the family of Charles W. Ake & Ida Patterson Ake;which is transcribed here:

Page 148
JAMES HARRIS PATTERSON(5)( John Harris(4),James (3),James (2),James(1)),Born.Nov.11,1835,at Spruce Creek,Pa.;died Oct.20,1893;married Dec.25,1856,near Spruce Creek,Pa.,Annie Elizabeth Keller,dau. of John Keller,born Oct 8,1834,at Yellow Springs,Blair County,Pa.;died May 25,1912,at Bisbee,Arizona.
They had issue:
i-Maude,born June 14,1857;married Winfield Worth Hewitt.

ii-Ida Annetta,born Sept. 12,1858,at Williamsburg,Pa.;married Charles Ake.

iii-John Keller,born Sept. 24,1860,at Yellow Springs,Blair County,Pa.;died 1881,Saline Kansas.

iv-Frank Tussey,born Oct.18,1862,at Yellow Springs,Pa.

v.-Howard McClelland,born March 19,1864,at Yellow Springs,Pa.,married Josephine Fink.

vi- Charles Atlee,born June 8,1866,at Yellow Springs.

vii-Robert Stewart,born April 4,1868,at Yellow Springs.

viii-Annie May,born Sept 12,1869,at Yellow Springs;married Homer L. Nix.

ix- Edith Rebecca,born Oct.1,1872,at Yellow Springs;married June 16,1903,at Edgewood,Pittsburgh,Pa.,Miles Hileman,son of Albert and Rachel (Harrush) Hileman.
No issue.

x- James Lynn,born June 4,1874,at Yellow Springs,Pa.

xi- George Guy,b. April 26,1879,at Yellow Springs,Pa.

Page 149
IDA ANNETTA PATTERSON(6)(James Harris(5),John Harris(4),James(3),James(2),James(1)),born Sept 12,1858,at Williamsburg,Pa.,died,Oct 20,1887,at Salina,Kansas;married Sept 15,1875,at Yellow Springs,Pa.,Charles W. Ake,born June 1,1849;killed at Irvona,Pa.,by the explosion of an engine May 4,1892.

The children of Charles & Ida Annetta Patterson Ake were:

i-Anna Maude Ake,married Edwin Neville.

ii-Raymond Ake,married Grace Hall,of Buffalo,New York.They have no children. Reside in Marfa,Texas.

iii-Florence Ake,married Edward Mercer.[of Altoona,Pa.-page.150].

iv-Charles Ake,Jr.

v- Edith May Ake,married Dr. Craney,of Swissvale,Pa., and has two children.


Source:
" James Patterson of Conestoga Manor & his Descendents",edited & compiled by Edmund Hayes Bell & Mary Hall Colwell-Wickersham Printing Company,Lancaster,Pennsylvania-1925;pages 148-150.


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 Parents:
  William H. Ake (1817 - 1895)
  Susan Amelia Neff Ake (1826 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Annette Patterson Ake (1858 - 1887)
 
 Children:
  Edit May Ake Craney (1886 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: GW10-237
 
Burial:
Circle Hill Cemetery
Punxsutawney
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Marianne Fisher
Record added: Aug 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57704083
Charles W. Ake
Added by: Marianne Fisher
 
Charles W. Ake
Added by: Marianne Fisher
 
Charles W. Ake
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