Looking for information on John William Akin b. 1848 Marshall County, MS and his sister. He was the son of Samuel V. Akin and Argent Holland Hart. They were married in Maury County, TN 18 Jan 1838. John William Akin married Martha H. Stroud 23 Nov 1870 Tipton County, TN. He is listed in the 1880 Tarrant County, TX census, Precint 8 along with his wife, son James Akin b. 1873 Tipton Co TN, and son William A. Akin b. 1876 TX. Also in this census is his sister America or Asenth E. Akin Bays b. 1841 Maury County, TN m. W. S. Bays 17 April 1861 Tipton County, TN and her son Alfred A. Bays b. 1875 TN.