Descendant of Joseph AITKENS, b. 1817 Juniata co., PA, in Indiana by 1830. Family: father- Alexander AITKENS mother- Mary (?) brothers- James H., b. 1819; Alexander b. 1823; John, and William sister- Miriam married- Mary Ann COHEE
James married twice- Susan GEORGE, and then Rachel (?) McGill a widow. At cemetery where some of their family are buried the name is AIKEN. And LDS site is same. Same county, different Cemetery, name is AITKENS on a all of their stones. Several burials here...
Alexander (jr.) married Catherine Ticen, widow of Moses B. Ticen.
In one news clippings I have read that the widowded mother, Mary came to IN with the six children. This was contributed in 1922 by James H.
In obituary of James H. it says he came with a brother and widowed mother.