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Henry Donathan Akes
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1882
Decatur City
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1968
Decatur County
Iowa, USA

Birth is from Family Records, and Death Certificate.
Death is from Death Certificate, Decatur County Iowa, Vol 5, 1964- p.102.
The informant was Gladys Eastin and he died of Pneumonia, and Cerebral
Hemorrhage at the Decatur Co. Hospital. It states that he was a
The Journal Reporter had his obituary on June 6, 1968. It added the information
that he was born near Leon, and died at the Decatur Co. Hospital. Aug. 31,
1902 he married Lizzie Mae Bullard and they had six children. He was preceded
in death by his wife on Dec. 31, 1958; his parents; sisters, Mandy Umphress,
Emma Rex, Ida, Lizzie Sloan, Lecta, and Ella Negley; brother, Harve, Eddie and
Stephen. The six children surviving were, Steve, Gladys Eastin, Bill and John
all of Leon; Sarah Butcher, Farley; and Harley, Garden Grove; one sister Mattie
Marriage is from Family Records and Marriage records at the Decatur County
Court House. Vol 8 1902-2905 p.87. It states that it was the first marriage
for both. Journal Reporter Sept. 4, 1902 p.5 gave the information that they
were married at the resident of Justice W.D. Shelton, at Decatur City, on
Sunday, 31st of Aug. at 4 o'clock.
Census: 1920 Decatur Co. Iowa Ed 50, sheet 1, line 51. 
Family links: 
  William Price Akes (1851 - 1932)
  Lavicy Ann McKern Akes (1851 - 1935)
  Elizabeth May Bullard Akes (1885 - 1958)
  Stephen Earl Akes (1902 - 1971)*
  Harley Thomas Akes (1918 - 1997)*
  Stephen R. Akes (1871 - 1873)*
  Harvey Abraham Akes (1873 - 1926)*
  Amanda Jane Akes Umphress (1875 - 1935)*
  Emily Catherine Akes Rex (1877 - 1952)*
  William Edward Akes (1879 - 1888)*
  Henry Donathan Akes (1882 - 1968)
  Mattie Mae Akes Rex (1885 - 1972)*
  Ida L. Akes (1888 - 1896)*
  Lecta M. Akes (1891 - 1896)*
  Laura Ellen Akes Negley (1893 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
Leon Cemetery
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Chuck Perry
Record added: Mar 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34912951
Henry Donathan Akes
Added by: Clarence Priest
Henry Donathan Akes
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