Allen Roscoe Ackles

2 March 1915–5 March 1984 (Age 69)
Trenton Township, Henry, Iowa, United States

The Life of Allen Roscoe

When Allen Roscoe Ackles was born on 2 March 1915, in Trenton Township, Henry, Iowa, United States, his father, James Hamilton Ackles, was 55 and his mother, Rhoda Emiline Messer, was 40. He lived in Trenton, Henry, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 5 March 1984, in Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Green Mound Cemetery, Green Valley Mobile Home Court, Henry, Iowa, United States.

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James Hamilton Ackles
Rhoda Emiline Messer
Louis Ray Ackles
Benjamin F Ackles
William Bryan Ackles
Elsie Mae Ackles
Vida Lucille Ackles
Alice Ackles
James E. Ackles
Anna Elizabeth Ackles
Bertha Lorene Ackles
Frank Ackles
Harry Ackles
Allen Roscoe Ackles
Charles Edward Ackles

Parents and Siblings

    James Hamilton Ackles


    Rhoda Emiline Messer




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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 4

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Achilles .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Allen Ackles in household of Milton Frey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Allan R Ackles in household of James Ackles, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Allen Ackles in household of James Ackles, "Iowa, State Census, 1925"

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