Fleming Akers

1801–October 1860 (Age 59)
Franklin, Virginia, United States

The Life of Fleming

When Fleming Akers was born in 1801, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, his father, Jonathan Elswick Akers, was 44 and his mother, Hannah Howard, was 44. He married Nancy Akers on 3 October 1825, in Franklin, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Patrick, Virginia, United States in 1850. He died in October 1860, in Floyd, Virginia, United States, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Fleming Akers
1801–1860
Nancy Akers
1805–
Marriage: 3 October 1825
Lem Akers
1820–
Creed Akers
1822–1874
Evoney Akers
1845–
Sam Akers
1826–
John Calvin Akers
1830–1904
Sarah Ann Akers
1830–1915
Luvina E Akers
1832–
Mary S Akers
1834–1864
Luella Akers
1835–
Amanda Jane Akers
1837–1870
Flemming Akers
1839–
Ona Akers
1839–
Adaline Akers
1842–1872
Samuel W or M Akers
1844–1922

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 October 1825
Franklin, Virginia, United States
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Male1786–1853Male

    Joel O. Akers Sr.

    Male1792–1877Male

    Edward F. Akers

    Male1794–Male

    James Akers

    Male1794–Male

    Psalter S Akers

    Male1796–1835Male

+8 More Children

World Events (7)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 11

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 18

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone living by a piece of arable land, from the plural or genitive singular of Middle English aker ‘acre’, i.e. arable land.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Fleming Akers, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Fleming Akers in entry for William Prewett, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"
  • Flem Pruett in entry for Sarah An Pruett, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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