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Samuel Ellis "Sam" Ake
Birth: Mar. 5, 1903
Poe
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1978
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA

Samuel Ellis Ake was the son of Samuel and Della Clara McCormick Ake. Their eleventh child of sixteen, he moved with his father and most of the Ake children to Georgia after their mother died in 1910. After a short stay near Waycross, the family relocated to Jacksonville about 1915.

Samuel Ellis Ake married Polly Pomelie Walters on 14 Aug 1922 in Jacksonville, Duval, Florida. They were married 56 years and became the parents of two children, Mannette and Elwin. He worked as a machinist according to his census records.

The Florida Times-Union published his death notice on 18 September 1978 in Section B on Page 4.

"Funeral services for Mr. Samuel E. Ake will be at 10am Tuesday at the graveside in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Ake of 4223 Lakeside Dr., who had lived here 60 years, died Sunday. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Polly P. Ake; a daughter, Mrs. Mannette Rutledge; a son, Elwin E. Ake; a number of brothers and sisters, including Mrs. Verne LaFaye, Mrs. Hazel Warren, and Ronald C. Ake of Jacksonville; 6 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. George H. Hewell and Son Northside Funeral Home is in charge."

 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel E Ake (1866 - 1952)
  Della Clara McCormick Ake (1868 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Polly Pomelie Walters Ake (1906 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Preston Everett Ake (1890 - 1991)*
  Eva Ruth Ake Ruhl (1891 - 1967)*
  Cecile Fern Ake Woodward (1892 - 1973)*
  Hazel Rosina-Rosanna Ake Warren (1894 - 1982)*
  Floyd Ernest Ake (1895 - 1988)*
  Garnet Cora Ake Barwick (1897 - 1987)*
  Forrest Holmes Ake (1898 - 1997)*
  Ronald Cedric Ake (1900 - 1987)*
  Della McCormick Ake Cole (1901 - 1960)*
  Paige Winton Ake (1902 - 1993)*
  Samuel Ellis Ake (1903 - 1978)
  Dorris Wendell Ake (1906 - 1976)*
  Verne Violet Ake LaFaye (1908 - 1989)*
  Royal Benton Ake (1909 - 1910)*
  Jack Milton Ake (1918 - 2004)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 25, 2010
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