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Margaret Ann "Annie" Acker Gates
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Birth: May 5, 1849
Pine Grove (Pickens County)
Pickens County
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1938
Ennis
Ellis County
Texas, USA

Margaret Ann "Annie" Acker Gates was the daughter of Jackson B. Acker and Margaret Lucinda Crime. She is the granddaughter of Albert H. Acker and Rachel Herring.

Annie was born in 1850 and raised in the Springhill Community of Pickens County, Alabama near Carrollton. In 1872 she married Frank Obediah Gates, a local merchant. In 1873 they had a daughter, Lillian Alma Gates, in the same year Annie's father died. Annie and her family lived in Springhill for many years and then for a time in Brooksville, Mississippi where she and Frank provided a home for her widowed mother, Lucinda, and her three young orphaned nieces. Later in the 1920s she and Frank moved to Ennis, Texas and resided there for two decades.

She passed away at the age of 87 in 1938, out living her only daughter. She was survived by her husband Frank and two of her nieces.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jackson B Acker (1820 - 1873)
  Margaret Lucinda Acker (1826 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Franklin Obediah Gates (1848 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Lillian Alma Gates Clark (1873 - 1932)*
 
 Siblings:
  Christopher Columbus Acker (1846 - 1910)*
  Margaret Ann Acker Gates (1849 - 1938)
  Safronia Josephine Bryan (1855 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Myrtle Cemetery
Ennis
Ellis County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: L Adams
Originally Created by: Emma (Shrum) Butler Duke
Record added: Jan 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64534877
Margaret Ann Annie <i>Acker</i> Gates
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Margaret Ann Annie <i>Acker</i> Gates
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My Dearest Dearest Annie,These Beautiful Babies are Your Legacy of Love. I Love and Miss You even though I never got a chance to meet you.Many, Many Hugs!Dianna
- Dianna Day Holland
 Added: Apr. 9, 2013

- D McK S
 Added: Aug. 13, 2012
May you rest in heavenly peace!
- Emma (Shrum) Butler Duke
 Added: May. 12, 2012
 
 
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