In an on-going effort to locate further information on my grandfather, George Clyde Akins...I was provided with the following today...
George married Elizabeth "Lizzie" Gregory.She and the following siblings were all born in Clay County Kentucky:
Hugh L. Gregory b.1854 Mary A. Gregory b.1855 Isabella Gregory b.1857 James Gregory b.1863 Sallie E. Gregory b.1868 Maggie Gregory b.1874
Their parents were Pleasant Gregory b.@1830 in Kentucky and Sallie A. Unknown b.@1832 in Kentucky.Pleasant and Sallie had a niece, Lucinda Gregory b.1865 and nephew, Wade H. Gregory b.1866 (both in Kentucky).Pleasant's father (unknown) was born in Kentucky and his mother (unknown) was born in Kentucky.Sallie's father (unknown) was born in Kentucky and her mother (unknown) was born in Virginia.
If the above information will help in finding anything else out on my grandfather's side of the family...please let me know.
P.S.Also now looking for more on the Gregory's due to this new information listed here.