|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1846|
|Death: ||Apr. 16, 1922|
"Shank" was one of a set of twins (Brother was David Gardiner Ackerly) born to Peter and Lydia Ackerly, numbers 11 & 12 of their children. Shank and David joined Company C, 14th Virginia Cavalry, CSA when they were 17. Shank married Amanda Selvey in 1884. He was father of two sons, William and Richard. Shank lived & farmed on the land that the Ackerly's owned during his life and also in Buchanan, Botecourt, Co.,Viginia where he died.
Peter Ackerly (1807 - 1880)
Lydia Shafer Ackerly (1805 - 1880)
Elizabeth Ackerly Patterson (1829 - 1896)*
Mary Margaret Ackerly Zollman (1833 - 1889)*
Maria W. Ackerly (1843 - 1855)*
Shanklin McClintic Ackerly (1846 - 1922)
David Gardiner Ackerly (1846 - 1898)*
Andrew Jackson Ackerly (1852 - 1927)*
High Bridge Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Created by: Diane
Record added: Jul 05, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11297783
Added: May. 2, 2014
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.|
Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
Added: Jul. 29, 2012
As General Robert E. Lee said, "If we awarded medals, they all should receive one". Your fight is over, It's time to rest, You did your duty, You gave your best. We appreciate your sacrifice and will Never Forget You. Thank You|
Added: Mar. 14, 2009
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