David Daniel Akers Exhibit

David Daniel Akers married Elizabeth Collier. After the death of Elizabeth, he married Mary Marshall nee Elliot on 20 October 1859 in Pike Co., Kentucky. She was born about 1805 or 1806 in Russell Co., Virginia.

Children of David Daniel Akers and Elizabeth Collier:

1. Levi Akers b. 20 Jul 1823 m. Nancy Hall b. 23 Mar 1833
2. Valentine John Akers b. 30 Nov 1826 m. Hannah Blankenship b. Ca. 1824 (my line)
3. Joseph C. Akers b. Ca 1831 m. Phena Elliott b. Ca. 1833
4. Andrew J. Akers b. Ca. Nov 1833 m. Hannah Hamilton Ca. 1830
5. Caleb Akers b. 23 Oct 1835 m. Marinda Newsone b. 17 Aug 1843
6. Florhina "Rina" Akers b. Ca. 1837 m. Greenberry Hall b. Ca. 1841
7. Sarah "Sallie" Akers b. Ca. 1839 m. Sylvester Hall b. Ca. 1841
8. John Bogue Akers b. 07 Apr 1843 m. Susannah "Sook" Hall b. 2 Nov 1855
9. Elijah Akers b. Ca 1844
9. Nelson Akers b. 06 Aug 1849 m. Elizabeth Boyd b. 02 Sep 1849

1850 Floyd County Kentucky Census

In household 67, we find:

David Akers, age 49. Place of Birth: VA
Elizabeth, age 42
Joseph, age 19
Andrew, age 17
Caleb, age 15
Louna?, age 13
Sarah, age 11
John B., age 8
Elijah, age 6
Nelson, age 2

By 1850, the two oldest, Levi and John Valentine are out of the house. In fact, John Valentine,wife Hannah and daughter Mahala show up in household 68 (Solomon Baldwin).

Levi shows up in household 70, age 25, wife Nancy age 17 and daughter Mary age 18 months.

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~elyandra/b_akers1.htm
Accessed online: January 08, 2005

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