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James Akins
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Birth: 1828, Ireland
Death: Jul. 21, 1864
Georgia, USA

Co I 51st Ohio Infantry
2nd Brigade, 1st Division, IV Corps
Died of Cholera Morbis in Div. Hospital near Atlanta.
-U.S., Registers of Deaths of Volunteers, 1861-1865 and Widow's pension file

VA grave locator spells name as Atkins.

DATE OF DEATH: 07/22/1864
-VA gravesite locator

Listed in the 1850 census under the name of Aikin, born in Ireland, and living in Coshocton County, Ohio. Occupation, shoe maker. Listed in the 1860 census under the name of Aiken, with wife Sarah, and children, Caroline, Mary, and Charles.

His widow, Sarah E. Moore Akins, applied for a Widow's pension. She later married Josiah Green. She died July 4, 1919, according to a letter to the pension board from her daughter, Carrie Beans. Children mentioned in file include: Caroline b. 1851, Mary b. 1852, Charles b. 1858, and Lucy b. 1862.
-Widow's pension file
Family links: 
  Sarah E. Green (1833 - 1919)
  Carrie Beans (1853 - 1919)*
  Charles W Akins (1858 - 1941)*
  Lucy R Akins Burkham (1863 - 1941)*
*Calculated relationship
Marietta National Cemetery
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: F-4620
Created by: Janet
Record added: Nov 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31251149
James Akins
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- Janet
 Added: Jul. 22, 2009

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