Hi Brooke, My father has just given me a bit more info about Fern. Hope this helps. My father also sent me some photos of Fern & his brother. If you want me to send you them could you give me a reply with your direct e-mail address as I can't put attachments on this.
Here's the info.....
Joseph Akers( Journeyman Baker )
His sons - George & Fern Akers
George stayed in England - Fern emigrated to Canada ( Medicine Hat )........
George Akers had sons - George (jnr.) and William Leonard Rainbird Akers.
William Leonard Rainbird Akers(My Great Grandfather) had sons George and Charles Beveridge Akers. Young George died in a swimming accident at 15 years old.
Charles Beveridge Akers(My Grandad) had one son & two daughters.