I am researching the family of Dr. James A. AKERS (b. Aug. 15, 1835)and wife Martha Ann Helen OWENS (b. Apr. 6, 1846), who lived in Bristol, Washington County, VA.The family moved to Raymondville, Texas County, MO in 1885.James and Martha died and are buried in MO; he July 7, 1890 and she May 28, 1909.Children were:William Walter Dolen; Arthur Cline; Winfield Scott; Henry Warren; Lula and Eliza Ethel.
William Walter Dolen (W.D.) served in the Spanish American War and also became a doctor and settled in Tyrone, Texas Co., OK. There, he and son Homer operated "Dr. Akers & Son" Drugs.
Arthur Cline moved first to Douglas Co., IL and later to Tyrone, Texas Co., OK, withhis son Virgil, who became a Federal Agent in 1931 and lived in El Reno, Chickasha, OK.
Henry served in the Spanish American War, married Effie May LEECH in Texas Co., MO in 1895 did various carpentry work, lived in OK, Texas, Kansas City, MO and died in Iola, Allen Co., KS in 1949.
Eliza married Dow N. ELLISON, lived in OK and died in Kansas City, MO.
Anyone with knowledge of James, Martha or their children, please contact me.