Amos Akers

2 August 1877–26 February 1964 (Age 86)
Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Amos

When Amos Akers was born on 2 August 1877, in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia, his father, Thomas Akers, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Muxworthy, was 23. He died on 26 February 1964, in his hometown, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Akers
1848–1928
Mary Ann Muxworthy
1854–1928
Thomas Akers
1874–1952
William Akers
1875–1942
Amos Akers
1877–1964
Edward Akers
1878–1926
Elizabeth Akers
1879–
John Herman Akers
1881–1964
George Richard Akers
1882–1947
Rachel Maude Akers
1884–1955
Philomena Akers
1885–1961
Alva May Eliza Akers
1887–
Joseph Henry Akers
1889–1946
Ernest Alfred Akers
1891–1962
Mercey Dagmar Akers
1892–1922
Mary Ann Akers
1894–1938
Pansy Prudence Akers
1899–1966

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

    Male1874–1952Male

    William Akers

    Male1875–1942Male

    Male1877–1964Male

    Edward Akers

    Male1878–1926Male

    Elizabeth Akers

    Female1879–Female

+10 More Children

World Events (7)

1892

Age 15

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 24

First Federal election.
1901

Age 24

The Australian flag flown for the first time.

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 (1)

  • Amos Akers, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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