First Generation


1. James Erasmus ACKLEY1 appeared in the census between 1850 and 1860 in Michigan. He was born about 1767 in New York.2,3,4 1860 MI census liste birth as CT He appeared in the census in 1790 in New York. James was living in 1790 in Hillsdale, Columbia , New York.5 He was living in 1800 in Norway, Lichfield, Fairfield, Herkimer , New York.6 He appeared in the census between 8 ??? 1820 and 1830 in New York. James was living between 1820 and 1830 in Elba, Genesee , New York.7,8 He was living between 1850 and 1860 in Stockbridge, Ingham , Michigan.2,3 He was buried in Stockbridge Cemetery, Stockbridge, Ingham , Michigan.9 The make up of this family is not fully understood nor fully documented but is presented here as a strong possibility based on comparison of various source data

James Erasmus ACKLEY and Hannah J CADMAN were married.9,10,11,12,13 Hannah J CADMAN was born about 1769.4,12 She died on 14 September 1840.12 She was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Elba, Genesee , New York.9,14 Hannah.15 Hannah and James' descendants are not only eligible for Mayflower Society membership, but also, through her father - George - and/or her grandfather - Edward who married Sarah Seabury and ultimately to John Alden and Priscilla Mullins
- for membership in the DAR

James Erasmus ACKLEY-13391 and Hannah J CADMAN-47597 had the following children:

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Harvey ACKLEY was born about 1800 in New York.2,10,13,16,17 He was living between 1850 and 1880 in Stockbridge, Ingham , Michigan.2,16,17 living with father 1850 Between 1870 and 1880 he was a Farmer in Stockbridge, Ingham , Michigan.13,16,17 Harvey died of congestion of the brain on 15 June 1881 in Stockbridge, Ingham , Michigan.10,13 He was buried in Stockbridge Cemetery, Stockbridge, Ingham , Michigan.9 He appeared in the census 1850, 1870 & 1880 in Michigan.

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Henry "Harry" W ACKLEY-7799.

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iii.

Dr Horace A ACKLEY-7207.

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iv.

Dr. James Lewis ACKLEY-7798.