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Artemus Montgomery Akin
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1846
Cumberland County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1920
Cumberland County
Kentucky, USA

Artemus Montgomery Akin was the 4th born child of 8 children, 2nd son of 4 sons of Martin G. Akin b.19 Apr 1816 in the Burkesville area of Cumberland Co., KY & d.25 Feb 1894 in Cary, Cumberland Co., KY and to Elizabeth Rebecca Norris b.10 May 1816 in Kentucky & d.13 Oct 1893 in the Burkesville area of Cumberland Co., KY and who were married abt 1840 in Cumberland Co., KY.

Artemus married Nancy Clay Cary. While the 1900 census indicates they married in 1869, it is most probable they were married in 1867 in the area of Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY. Nancy was b.30 Sep 1847 in the Burkesville area of Cumberland Co., KY & d.2 Apr 1919 in Cary, Cumberland Co., KY.

They had 4 children, who were:

1. Orlander Akin aka Orlando b.Nov 1868 in Cumberland Co., KY & d.15 Jun 1937 in Cumberland Co., KY.
Married #1: Mary L. Kirkpatrick aka Mattie on 31 Dec 1896 in Cumberland Co., KY.
Married #2: Mary Alice Gertrude Long abt 1923 in Cary, Cumberland Co., KY.

2. Mary Cansy Akin b.22 Aug 1872 in Cumberland Co., KY & d. 9 Oct 1960 in Indianola, Pittsburg Co.,OK.
Married: John Washington Rayburn abt 18 Jul 1889 in KY.

3. David Clay Akin b.23 Aug 1876 (according to KY Birth Records) in Cumberland Co., KY. & d.28 Jul 1956 in Edmonton, Metcalfe Co., KY.
Married: Ellen N. Grissom abt 1901 in Cumberland Co., KY.

4. Ary Akin b.Sep 1883 in Cumberland Co., KY & d.abt 1955
Married: John Wilson Abney abt 1900 in Cumberland Co.


Many Thanks to Joyce Stover for allowing me to manage this memorial.

Family links: 
  Martin G. Akin (1816 - 1894)
  Elizabeth Rebecca Norris Akin (1816 - 1893)
  Nancy Clay Cary Akin (1847 - 1919)*
  Orlander Akin (1868 - 1937)*
  Mary Cansy Akin Rayburn (1872 - 1960)*
  David Clay Akin (1876 - 1956)*
  Ary Akin Abney (1883 - 1954)*
  Oceanna Akin (1841 - 1911)*
  James C. Akin (1842 - 1908)*
  Artemus Montgomery Akin (1846 - 1920)
  William M. Akin (1848 - 1905)*
  Dora Lee Scott (1849 - 1901)*
  Elisha Wakefield Gordon Akin (1856 - 1920)*
  Lillian Bouldin Akin Firquin (1859 - 1929)*
*Calculated relationship
Cary Ridge Cemetery
Cumberland County
Kentucky, USA
Maintained by: RCAkin148
Originally Created by: Roots and Branches
Record added: May 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19233783
Artemus Montgomery Akin
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- Terry Akin
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