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Akin Family
Submitted by: Melinda Pennington (BoardStock@aol.com)
P.O. Box 326, Barnhart, MO 63012

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CENSUS RECORDS:

1880 James Creek Twp., Marion Co., AR Census
    William R. Akin, age 20, s-son, b: AR, father b: TN, mother b: MO
    John E. Akin, age 19, s-son, b: AR, father b: TN, mother b: MO
    Lee M. Akin, age 16, s-son, b: AR, father b: TN, mother b: MO

1860, AR, Marion Co, Sugar Loaf Twp, page 677, dwelling #999 (indicates abt 1825); listed as "John Akins"

1880, AR, Marion Co, Sugar Loaf Twp, E D 107 sheet 17, page ??, family #289 (indicates abt 1828); listed as "John Akin" (see below)

1880 Sugar Loaf Twp., Marion Co., AR Census 289-289
    John Akin, age 52, frm, b: TN, father b: VA, mother b: VA
    Caroline Akin, age 54, wife, b: TN, father b: TN, mother b: TN
    Matilda Treat, age 12, gr-dau, b: MO, father b: AR, mother b: TN
    Susan Treat, age 10, gr-dau, b: MO, father b: AR, mother b: TN
    Andrew Akin, age 15, son, b: MO, father b: TN, mother b: TN

OBITUARY:
Obituary: (copy received from Resthaven Memorial Gardens on 10/12/1995)

LORANZY AKIN NORMAN - Loranzy R. Akin, 87, died Wednesday January 12, 1972 In Norman, Cleveland, Co, OK - in Norman Municipal Hospital. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Mayes Funeral Home with burial in Resthaven Cemetary. Akin was born in Marion Co., Arkansas, moved to Oklahoma City in 1914 and to Norman in 1945. He was a retired farmer and a member of Westside Church of Christ. Survivors include a son, Floyd, 1909 Graham, Oklahoma City; two daughters, Mrs. Nell Pennington, 2635 N.W. 13, Oklahoma City; and Mrs. Mildred Trad, 2705 N.W. 19, Oklahoma City; two brothers, W. L. of Little Rock, Arkansas; and Jim of Gentry, Arkansas; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

LAND RECORDS:
Arkansas Land Records:

    John E. Akin, Marion Co., AR, Section 20, 20N Township, 16W Range, owned 160 acres on May 11, 1900.
    Tobitha Akin, Marion Co., AR, Section 22, 19N Township, 17W Range, owned 160 acres on December 27, 1895.
    John H. Akin, Marion Co., AR, Section 22, 20N Township, 18W Range, owned 40 acres on November 15, 1854, and the same 40 acres on June 1, 1860, and 160 acres on May 15, 1877.
    Robert F. Akin, Marion Co., AR, Section 23, 20N Township, 18W Range, owned 160 acres on May 10, 1882

FUNERAL HANDOUT:

In Memory Of NELL IRENE (AKIN) PENNINGTON
Date of Birth: September 20, 1909
Date of Death: February 23, 1994
Place and Time of Services: Monday, February 28, 1994 - 10:00 a.m. Resthaven Chapel Place of Interment: Resthaven Cemetary Place of Birth: Centerton, Marion Co., Arkansas Faith: Baptist Survivors: Son, Johnny; Brother, Floyd; Sister, Mildred; four grandchildren; 8 nieces & nephews Psalm 23 was also written.

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