Here are a few facts about this branch:
Milton Watts Akin son of William & Elizabeth McCorkle Akin.
Born June 17,1807 York Dist,South Carolina
Married December 7,1828 Morgan Co,GA to
Dorinda Daniel born October 3,1810 in GA.
She was the daughter of James Daniel and Grezil Clements.Her parents were from NC to Green Co,Ga where they married.
Dorinda died June 9,1893.
Milton died July 3,1877 at his home ruins still standing on GA Hwy 20 west of McDonough,GA
He and his wife are both buried in the Family Cem on his property and land was set aside by his will to remain in the family,
Facts about his life:
May 28,1828 Commissioned 2nd LT of the 28th Dist of Morgan Co,Ga Militia
Jan 10,1861 Elected to serve as Justice of the Inferior Court of Henry Co,GA
Served until surrender of Confederate Forces in 1865
He served as a PVT in Co B of the 2nd Regt of Georgia Reserve Cal.during WBTS.
He is listed as having deserted at end of war. However, Court Records indicate that He was doing his civil duty as a Justice at the time he "Deserted".
He is listed in the following Census records.
1830 Morgan Co,GA p264
1840 Walton Co,GA p96
1850 Henry Co,GA p253
1860 Henry Co,Ga p62
1870 Henry Co,Ga p
Wife listed 1880 Henry Co, Ga
His Children are:
Mary Anne Elizabeth "MAE" b Dec 29,1829 Walton Co,GA m Jan 2,1853 Henry Co,GA to Alexander H Dunn died in 1903 in Spalding Co,Ga
Buried at Whitewater Baptist Church,Fayette Co,Ga
Amanda Jane "Mandy" b May 1,1832 Walton Co,Ga m Sept 16,1852 In Henry Co,Ga to Henry Campbell Tarpley died March 21,1932 in Fayetteville,Fayette Co,GA buried in Fayetteville City Cem.
Martha D(orinda) b April 30,1838 Walton Co,GA
m December 11,1853 Henry Co,GA to William Hampton Tarpley died November 3,1917 in Henry Co,GA buried at Liberty Baptist Church Henry Co,GA
Isabella b 1841 Walton Co,GA M January 10,1867 In Henry Co,GA to James Farris died ?
in Henry Co,GA
Marrieta b 1841 Walton Co,GA M July 7,1859 in Henry Co,Ga to L J Bloodworth died ? in ?
Mary Jane b November 15,1845 In Walton Co,GA M December 8,1868 In Henry Co,GA to James P King and died July 2,1910 in Henry Co,Ga and buried at Liberty Baptist Church in Henry Co,GA
Milton Watts Jr b April 27,1847 In Henry Co,GA M March 30,1887 in Henry Co,GA to Emma Curtis died January 15,1905 in Henry Co,Ga and Buried in Hampton City Cem Henry Co,GA
There are photographs of Milton & Dorinda as well as Some of their Children.
I hope that this will help set the records straight for this twig of the Akin Tree.