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Akers Family History

Akers Name Meaning
English, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone living by a piece of arable land, from the plural or genitive singular of Middle English aker ‘acre’, i.e. arable land.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

922,562 Historical Documents with Akers on Ancestry.co.uk
151,889 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
20,771 Military Records
4,411 Immigration Records
100,759 Census and Voter Lists
644,732 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Akers Families

  • Number of Akers families
     156 - 310
     53 - 155
     1 - 52
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Akers families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Akers census records

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Akers Family Origin

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Akers Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Akers Emigration Information (AU)

from the Australian Convict Transportation Registers 1787-1868

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Akers Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Akers census records

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Military Service by Akers

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