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  (b. abt. 1823 Granby, Massachusetts, USA   d. 21 August 1864 Andersonville, Sumter County, Georgia, USA )  

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Horace AKERS was born abt. 1823 in Granby, Massachusetts, USA. Horace AKERS was the child of

Horace was a soldier in the U.S. Civil War.

Horace AKERS died 21 August 1864 in Andersonville, Sumter County, Georgia, USA.

son of Henry Akers and Achsah Hunt


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USA 1826 - July 4 – Former US Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both die on the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence.

USA 1827 - February 28 – The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.

USA 1830 - May 28 – The Indian Removal Act marks the beginning of the forced relocation of five tribes of native Americans, known as Trail of Tears

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USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations

USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.

USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.

USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.

USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.

USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.

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Akers, Horace H.
27th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
Horace H./ Acres
M544 ROLL 1

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21 August 1864
Andersonville, Sumter County, Georgia, USA

Name: Horace Akers
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 1864
Death Place: South Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 41
Birth Date: 1823
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01082-3
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 1870395
Reference ID: 57

"Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FCM2-B5W : 10 December 2014), Horace Akers, 1864; citing South Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts, reference 57; FHL microfilm 1,870,395."

Horace is buried at: Andersonville National Cemetery Andersonville National Historic Site, Macon County, Georgia, USA PLOT Grave 6360

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