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Albert Howell Acken I (1831-1901)

ParentsEdit

BirthEdit

He was born on May 12, 1831 in New Jersey.[1]

Siblings Edit

MarriageEdit

He married around 1853 at age 22.[1] His wife was Mary J. Brown (1842-?) , but she may not have been his first wife, since she is too young to be the mother of his oldest children. There is a Mary J. Acken that died on Staten Island in 1924.

ChildrenEdit

1867 patentEdit

Albert H. Acken, Griggstown, N.J. — Rotary Harrow — April 23, 1867 — The outer points of the harrow have jointed teeth, which by resistance at one part of their revolution cause rotation when the harrow is drawn forward.[11]

DeathEdit

He died on July 11, 1901 in New York City.[1][12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o Family Group Sheet for Albert Acken and Mary Brown, Westfield, New Jersey History, http://www.westfieldnjhistory.com/greavesfiles/fam00545.htm, retrieved 2012-06-29 
  2. ^ a b c Henry Mitchell MacCracken (1840-1918), Ernest Gottlieb Sihler (1843-1942) and Willis Fletcher Johnson (1857-1931) (1903), New York University: Its History, Influence, Equipment and Characteristics, with Biographical Sketches and Portraits of Founders, Benefactors, Officers and Alumni, http://books.google.com/books?id=lV1NAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA424&lpg=PA424&dq=%22Albert+Howell+Acken%22&source=bl&ots=lnSQnB1BoS&sig=3wklzx721bPXWntn2Dj4xJfWFNk&hl=en&sa=X&ei=BwDuT9OnFJCe6gGXwc2cCg&ved=0CEYQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=%22Albert%20Howell%20Acken%22&f=false, retrieved 2012-06-29, "... His father was Albert Howell Acken, the son of John and Rebecca Clarkson Acken, and great-grandson of Randolph Clarkson, an officer in the Revolutionary ..." 
  3. ^ Grain and Farm Service Centers, 1914, "Rahway, N.J. Moses H. Acken, for many years in the grain and feed business, was stricken with paralysis. Mar. 22, and died Mar 25. He was 79 years old." 
  4. ^ Dr. John B. Acken, New York Times, May 18, 1944, http://select.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=FB0A17FB3855157B93CAA8178ED85F408485F9, retrieved 2012-06-28, "Dr. John B. Acken, a retired physician, who had practiced in New York for more than forty years, died here yesterday in his home ..." 
  5. ^ Charles S. Acken, Familysearch, May 26, 1863, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FZ71-K7D, retrieved 2012-06-29, "birth date: 26 May 1863 birthplace: Franklin Twp., Somerset, New Jersey" 
  6. ^ Male Acken, Familysearch, May 22, 1865, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FZ71-Z4L, retrieved 2012-06-29, "birth date: 22 May 1865 birthplace: Franklin Twp., Somerset, New Jersey" 
  7. ^ Male Acken, Familysearch, October 27, 1867, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FC2X-7QJ, retrieved 2012-06-29, "birth date: 27 Oct 1867. birthplace: 10 Mile Run, Somerset, New Jersey" 
  8. ^ Male Acken, Familysearch, April 10, 1869, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FCRP-KL1, retrieved 2012-06-29, "birth date: 10 Apr 1869 birthplace: Six Mile Run, Somerset, New Jersey" 
  9. ^ Mary A. Acken, Familysearch, November 27, 1870, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FZ4M-92Z, retrieved 2012-06-29, "birth date: 27 Nov 1870 birthplace: Ten Mile Run, Somerset, New Jersey" 
  10. ^ Jones v. Pennsylvania Coal and Coke Corporation, Atlantic reporter, http://books.google.com/books?id=ScbzAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA1009&lpg=PA1009&dq=Paul+ACKEN+New+Jersey+1913&source=bl&ots=15y8lnv3mE&sig=7WQT2OjJbVSOHozMDx6Rs7TmO4E&hl=en&sa=X&ei=mmjwT5W3F_Cf6QGAvriZBg&ved=0CGcQ6AEwCQ#v=onepage&q&f=false, retrieved 2012-07-01, "On the morning of May 15, 1913. there was a severe electrical storm, and ... He found no one In the boiler house except Paul Acken who was lying ..." 
  11. ^ Albert H. Acken (1867), Rotary Harrow, "Albert H. Acken, Griggstown, N.J. — Rotary Harrow — April 23. 1867 — The outer points of the harrow have jointed teeth, which by resistance at one part of their revolution cause rotation when the harrow is drawn forward." 
  12. ^ Albert H. Acken in the New York City Death Index, Italiangen, 1901, "Acken Albert H. 70 y Jul 11 1901 21348 Manhattan A250" 
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