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Burwell Stephen Aikin
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Birth: May 30, 1849
Orchard Hill
Spalding County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 6, 1918
Pike County
Georgia, USA

Son of Elisha Clay and Martha (Weldon) Aikin. He married Emma Ella Georgia Williamson in Pike County GA. After her death in 1916, he married a woman whose last name was Bennett (first name unknown) from Barnesville GA. He served as the Pike County commissioner and tax equalizer. He was a member of the United Sacred Harp Musical Association as well as the revision committees of for the "Union Harp" (1909) and "Original Sacred Harp" (1911). He is credited with the minor rearrangement of L.P, Breedlove's Sacred Harp tune "Shepherds Rejoice" in 1908 as well as adding the alto part. He died six weeks after his marriage to his second wife. 
Williamson UMC Cemetery
Pike County
Georgia, USA
Created by: William Bjornstad
Record added: Oct 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78061823
Burwell Stephen Aikin
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May you rest in Heavenly peace.
- Carolyn Womack
 Added: Jun. 2, 2015
Thank you for your contributions to Sacred Harp music. May you rest in peace.
- William Bjornstad
 Added: Oct. 10, 2011

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