Akker records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Akker family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Akker surname or get a copy of the Akker family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Akker Genealogy

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Akker 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 Akker family tree.

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Search the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Akker family using the FreeBMD database.

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Miscellaneous Akker Databases

Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on the Akker family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Akker

Wikipedia Joan van den Akker (born January 16, 1984 in Delft) is a former Dutch sprinter.
Wikipedia Koos Van Den Akker(born March 16, 1939 in The Hague, Netherlands) is a Dutch-born fashion designer based New York City, USA.