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James Howard Akerley

James Howard Akerley

Male 1893 - 1970  (77 years)

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  • Name James Howard Akerley 
    Born 5 Aug 1893  Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Howard James Akerley 
    Occupation Engineer - coal mine  [3
    Occupation Motorman, electric car company  [4, 5, 6
    Religion Baptist  [3
    Residence 193 Holland Street, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1901  Newcastle Creek, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1911  Chipman Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • listed as Howard
    Residence 6 Jan 1920  345 Main Street, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • listed as Akerly
    Residence 2 Apr 1930  18 Charles Street, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • listed as Akerly
    Social Security Number 005-07-9853 Issued in Maine  [2
    Cemetery notes Plot C309 
    Died 5 Dec 1970  Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    • Heart attack
    Buried Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • N 44° 7.301? W 70° 14.911?
    Notes 
    • "Uncle Howard"
      We remember his 1939 Buick Coupe Convertible with the rumble seat in the back and later his 1949 Buick. Both always shining.

      As a young man he worked in the coal mines in Canada.

      Maine Marriages list Howard Ekerley & Courtney Baker married 6/3/1917. Marriage performed at 8 o'clock Sunday morning by Rev. J. True Crosby followed by a wedding breakfast.

      Trolley car operator and later a bus driver in the Lewiston area retiring in 1958.
    Person ID I2167  Reed
    Last Modified 22 Nov 2017 

    Father George Leverett Akerley,   b. 10 Nov 1868, Newcastle Creek, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1931, 218 Newman Street, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Ethel Madora Flower,   b. 10 Sep 1869, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1951, Park Avenue, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1890  Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Notes 
    • Copy of Marriage Certificate in file
    Photos
    George and Ethel Akerley; David and Louise Palmer
    George and Ethel Akerley; David and Louise Palmer
    (front)
    George and Ethel Akerley; David and Louise Palmer
    George and Ethel Akerley; David and Louise Palmer
    (back)
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    palmers_and_akerleys_back
    palmers_and_akerleys_front
    palmers_and_akerleys_front
    Akerleys
    Akerleys
    Ethel Madora Flower and nine of her children
    Akerley family
    Akerley family
    back
    Akerley family
    Akerley family
    taken at Rubie and Velma (Akerley) Johnson's 50th anniversary, 1965
    Documents
    George Akeley and Madora Flower
    George Akeley and Madora Flower
    marriage record
    Family ID F1503  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Courtney Marie Baker,   b. 12 May 1894, Litchfield, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1988, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1917  home of bride's parents, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Hildred Courtney Akerley,   b. 28 Jan 1918, Turner Street, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 2003, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Russell Howard Akerley,   b. 11 Feb 1921, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1986, Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Documents
    James Akerley and Courtney Baker
    James Akerley and Courtney Baker
    marriage record
    Family ID F1512  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 193 Holland Street, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Newcastle Creek, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Chipman Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jun 1917 - home of bride's parents, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jan 1920 - 345 Main Street, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Apr 1930 - 18 Charles Street, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Dec 1970 - Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Akerley family
    Akerley family
    taken at Rubie and Velma (Akerley) Johnson's 50th anniversary, 1965

    Documents
    Birth Record
    Birth Record
    Child AKERLEY, JAMES HOWARD
    Sex M
    Date of Birth 1893 | 08 | 05 (Y-M-D)
    Place NEWCASTLE CREEK
    County QUEENS
    Father AKERLEY, GEORGE LEVERETT
    Mother FLOWER, ETHEL MADORA
    Code 1893-A-12
    Microfilm F18783

    Headstones
    James Howard Akerley
    James Howard Akerley
    Bixby / Akerley family
    Bixby / Akerley family
    Bixby / Akerley family (reverse)
    Bixby / Akerley family (reverse)

  • Sources 
    1. [S638] Index to Late Registration of Births, New Brunswick Provincial Archives, Code 1893-A-12. Microfilm F18783.

    2. [S15] Social Security Death Index, U.S. Social Security Administration, 005-07-9853.

    3. [S162] 1911 Census of Canada, Page 20, Dwelling 184, Family 185, George Akerly.

    4. [S103] “Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922”, Maine State Archives; Augusta, Maine, USA; 1908-1922 Vital Records; Roll #: 18.

    5. [S201] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 17, Sheet 7B, Dwelling 85, Family 147, Howard Akerley household.

    6. [S228] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 1-5, Sheet 1B, Dwelling 20, Family 23, Howard J. Akerley household.

    7. [S122] 1901 Census of Canada, Page 2, Dwelling 11, Family 12, George Akerley.

    8. [S162] 1911 Census of Canada, Page 20, Dwelling 184, Family 185, George Akerly household.

    9. [S2] Maine Death Index, 1960-1997, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2002), Certificate: 7009990.

    10. [S101] Headstone, 22May2011.

    11. [S641] Index to New Brunswick Marriages, New Brunswick Provincial Archives, Number 1008-Code B4/1890-Microfilm F13654.