Charles parents James C Akers and Mary M Salladay. dates and places unkown. Charles married Carrie Leanora Dusenberry in Muscatine, Iowa on March 28, 1897. Charles was a traveling Methodist Minister.Carrie died in Oklahoma City in 1901 after the birth of her third child. Charles later remarried and moved to Colorado to a mining town. He reportedly died about 1907 in a town called Paonia.