Looking for information on Dave Akers with a daughter named Amanda, b. about 1857 - D. 1899. They lived in or around Giles or Pulaski, VA. Amanda's mother (Dave Akers' wife), was believed to be Native American (Cherokee), but have no name for her. Amanda married a Jackson Farmer Williams, Children John Forest, b. 7/?/1873, Edward, Elizabeth, Virginia, Della, Nannie b 8/22/1888 d 9/?/1984, Walter Jackson b 2/4/1894, Fred b.10/24/1890 d. 12/4/1958, and my grandfather Willie Clarence b. 7/15/1897 d. 3/?/1969. I have their spouses name also. If any of these names sound familiar to anyone please let me know would love to exchange info, also if anyone knows of a Dave or David Akers that married a Native American would sure help with the brickwall I have ran into!!!