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Basil MacFarlane Akerley

Basil MacFarlane Akerley

Male 1913 - 1998  (84 years)

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  • Name Basil MacFarlane Akerley 
    Born 16 Jul 1913  Newcastle Creek, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Mack Akerley 
    Education 1933, Edward Little High School, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine graduate. 
    Immigration 1923  [3
    • Shown on 1930 Census
    MILF
    Occupation Auburn, Maine School Department including many years as a school bus driver. 
    Residence Lake Street, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Sopers Mill Road, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 26 Apr 1930  Willow Street, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Social Security Number 005-09-0638 issued in Maine; Issue Date: Before 1951.  [1
    _MILT
    • During World War II he served in Navy as a member of construction battalion.
    Cemetery notes Plot C124 
    Died 21 Feb 1998  Sebastacook Valley Hospital, Pittsfield, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • N 44° 7.323? W 70° 14.865?
    Notes 
    • Married by Dr. Edward Babcock, pastor of Court Street United Baptist Church, Auburn, Maine.

      On Maine State Archives listed as Akerly when married to Helen Gibbs

      During World War II he served in Navy as a member of construction battalion.

      Worked for many years for the Auburn School Dept. including many years as a bus driver.

      We loved you!
    Person ID I2177  Reed
    Last Modified 12 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  [7
    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 1 Helen May Gibb,   b. 13 Feb 1914, Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1953, Central Maine General Hospital, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1933  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Gerald Murray Akerley,   b. Nov 1933, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1933  (Age ~ 0 years)
     2. (Living) Akerley
     3. (Living) Akerley
     4. (Living) Akerley
     5. (Living) Akerley
     6. (Living) Akerley
     7. Gard Lyndon Akerley,   b. 31 Dec 1951, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1974, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     8. (Living) Akerley
    Family ID F1522  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Eleanor Gertrude Ricker,   b. 9 Sep 1912, Litchfield, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1985, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1 Jul 1963  Court Street Baptist Church, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Married by Rev. P. Bishop Covell, Jr.
    Family ID F1523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jul 1913 - Newcastle Creek, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Lake Street, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Sopers Mill Road, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Apr 1930 - Willow Street, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Aug 1933 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jul 1963 - Court Street Baptist Church, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Feb 1998 - Sebastacook Valley Hospital, Pittsfield, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Basil M. Akerley, WWII
    Basil M. Akerley, WWII
    front
    Basil M. Akerley, WWII
    Basil M. Akerley, WWII
    back
    Akerley family
    Akerley family
    taken at Rubie and Velma (Akerley) Johnson's 50th anniversary, 1965

    Documents
    Basil Akerley
    Basil Akerley
    obituary
    Basil Akerley
    Basil Akerley
    obituary
    Basil MacFalrane Akerley
    Basil MacFalrane Akerley
    birth record

    Headstones
    Basil MacFarlane Akerley
    Basil MacFarlane Akerley
    Basil MacFarlane Akerley

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Social Security Death Index, U.S. Social Security Administration, 005-09-0638.

    2. [S638] Index to Late Registration of Births, New Brunswick Provincial Archives, Code 1913--800017 Microfilm F23904.

    3. [S39] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule).

    4. [S39] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 1-4, Sheet 15A, Dwelling 283 Family 446, George Akerley household.

    5. [S50] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc [database on-line], Provo, UT, USA, 2006).

    6. [S101] Headstone, 5Apr2009.

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

    8. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).

    9. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003), Certificate: 5153.