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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Akers Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Akers Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Akers family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Akers

Wikipedia Benjamin Paul Akers (July 10 1825 ? May 21 1861) was an able American sculptor.
Wikipedia Michelle Akers (born February 1, 1966 in Santa Clara, California) is a former leading American association football player and played in the historic 1999 Women's World Cup victory by the U.
Wikipedia David Roy Akers (born December 9, 1974 in Lexington, Kentucky) is an American football placekicker for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League.
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Wikipedia Karen Akers (born October 13 1945) is an American actress and singer, who has appeared on Broadway, cabaret and film.
Wikipedia Thomas Peter Akers (October 4, 1828 ? April 3, 1877) was an attorney, college professor, and member of the United States House of Representatives from 1856 to 1857.
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Wikipedia Charles Wesley Akers (April 2, 1920 ? February 1, 2009) was an historian, author, and educator.