Daisy Serene Akers

12 November 1894–8 October 1956 (Age 61)
California, United States

The Life of Daisy Serene

When Daisy Serene Akers was born on 12 November 1894, in California, United States, her father, Oregon John Meredith Akers, was 41 and her mother, Aurora Rose Dekay, was 29. She lived in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1935 and San Antonio Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 8 October 1956, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 61.

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Frederick Thomas Williamson
1900–1971
Daisy Serene Akers
1894–1956

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 12

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 18

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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)

  • Daisy Aken in household of Milton Persinger, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Daisy Akin in household of Oregon Akin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Daisy Akern in household of Oregon Akern, "United States Census, 1900"

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