Indiana McCaslins

William H AckleyAge: 74 years18701945

Name
William H Ackley
Birth March 25, 1870 40 29
Birth of a brotherEphraim Ackley
about 1872 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a sisterMartha A Ackley
about 1874 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret E Ackley
about 1876 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherVirgil Ackley
about 1878 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterDelaney B Ackley
March 1880 (Age 9 years)
Census 1880 (Age 9 years)
MarriageLydia C HockersmithView this family
February 4, 1891 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Charlie Ackley
February 18, 1892 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Arthur Ackley
December 3, 1893 (Age 23 years)
Death of a wifeLydia C Hockersmith
before May 3, 1895 (Age 25 years)

MarriageIda M HockersmithView this family
May 3, 1895 (Age 25 years)
Note: Ida's surname is transcribed as Holersmith.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Ethel Ackley
about 1897 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Elva Ackley
about 1900 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Harvey Ackley
about 1904 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Martha Ackley
about 1906 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#7
James M H Ackley
about July 1909 (Age 39 years)
Death of a childUnknown Child Ackley
before 1910 (Age 39 years)

Death of a childUnknown Child Ackley
before 1910 (Age 39 years)

Census 1910 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a childArthur AckleyAlissia May (Elsie) LizenbeeView this family
February 2, 1917 (Age 46 years)
Death January 25, 1945 (Age 74 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
2 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Family with Lydia C Hockersmith - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 4, 1891, White, Illinois
1 year
son
21 months
son
Family with Ida M Hockersmith - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 3, 1895, Clay, Illinois
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
child
child
son
3 years
daughter
4 years
son

Birth1880 US Federal Census
Census1880 US Federal Census
MarriageIllinois Statewide Marriage Index
MarriageIllinois Statewide Marriage Index
Census1910 Federal Census
NameRe: Ester McCasland
Marriage
Ida's surname is transcribed as Holersmith.
Shared note
In the 1880 US Federal Census for Herald Prairie, White, Illinois, 50-year-old Ohio born 50-year-old farmer Ephraim and his 39-year-old Kentucky-born wife Martha [Hedges] Ackley have in their household their Illinois-born children, 15-year-old Hester, 12-year-old Sarah F, 10-year-old William H, 8-year-old Ephraim jr, 6-year-old Martha A, 4-year-old Margaret E, 2-year-old Virgil, and 9-month old Delaney G. Ephraim is illiterate. Hester, Sarah and William have attended school in the past year. Ephraim Sr's parents were born in Pennsylvania; Martha's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Kentucky; the children's father was born in Ohio and their mother in Kentucky. William Ackley and Lydia Hockersmith married on 4 Feb 1891 in White, Illinois. Lydia bore two children, Charlie in 1892 and Arthur in 1893, and then died before 3 May 1895, when William married Lydia's sister, Ida M Hockersmith. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Duck Creek, Stoddard, Missouri, 40-year-old Illinois-born farm laborer William Ackley and his second wife 31-year-old Illinois-born Ida [Hockersmith] Ackley have been married for 16-years and have had seven children, five are living. These Illinois-born children are 13-year-old Ethel G, 10-year-old Elva M, 6-year-old Harvey, 4-year-old Martha F and 10-month old James M H. The family is living in a rented house. William, Ida, Ethel and Elva can read, write and speak English. Ethel, Elva and Harvey have attended school in the past year. William's father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in Kentucky; Ida's parents were born in Indiana; the children's parents were born in Illinois.