America was born in Ohio, the son of Samuel and Mercy Axe. The family came to Valparaiso, Indiana between 1846 and 1850.
America married Elizabeth Thatcher on March 23, 1859 in Porter County. The following known children came from the union: Ella, William, Emma, Martha, Charles and Ray.
He was a brick mason and plasterer.
Elizabeth C Thatcher Axe (1841 - 1914)
Ida O. Axe Leach (1869 - 1928)*
Note: Sources from Ancestry.com: 1840 Census Clinton, Wayne, Ohio, 1850-1880 Census Valparaiso, Porter, Indiana, Indiana Marriage Collection.
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Record added: Mar 19, 2011
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