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James Madison Akin
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1857
Greene County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1933
Blue Mound
Macon County
Illinois, USA

Decatur Review - October 28, 1933
James Akin Dies In Blue Mound Home
James Madison Akin, 76, died Friday at him home in Blue Mound. His death was caused by influenza and complications. He had been ill four weeks.
Mr. Akin was born in Green county, Ind., March 21, 1857. He and Lillie May Moreton were married in Old Stonington Aug. 17, 1898. They moved from Stonington to Blue Mound 26 years ago. He was a blacksmith by trade. He was a member of the Baptst church. He leaves his wife and two children, James Madison Akin, Jr., Blue Mound, and Mrs. Edna May Sands, Brookfield, Ill. Another daughter, Ethel, died in infancy. He also leaves two sisters, Mrs. Rebecca Manley and Miss Emma Akin, both of Stonington.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Christian church in Blue Mound, conducted by Rev. Curtis Wright. Burial will be in the Old Stonington cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Franklin Akin (1832 - 1922)
  Mary Sexton Akin (1838 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillie May Moreton Akin (1881 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Ethel Akin (1900 - 1900)*
  Edna May Akin Sands (1900 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Madison Akin (1857 - 1933)
  Elizabeth Jane Aiken or Akin (1861 - 1880)**
  Margaret Lucinda Aiken or Akin (1863 - 1886)**
  Sarah Emily Akin or Aiken (1864 - 1953)**
  Sarah Emma Akin (1864 - 1953)**
  William H. Aiken or Akin (1868 - 1873)**
  Rebecca Jane Akin Manley (1872 - 1961)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Old Stonington Cemetery
Stonington
Christian County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Shari
Record added: Aug 14, 2010
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James Madison Akin
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