First Generation


1. Joseph ACKLEY was born in November 1827 in Pennsylvania.1,2,3,4 On 18 July 1870 he was a Lawyer in Asylum, Bradford , Pennsylvania.4 He was living in 1880 in Asylum, Bradford , Pennsylvania.1 Joseph was living in 1900 in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.2 He was living in 1910 in Bradford , Pennsylvania.3 He appeared in the census 1870, 1880, 1900 & 1910 in Pennsylvania. 1870 PA census spells last name Acly
1880 PA census spells last name Acla
1910 PA census spells first name Joshia

Joseph ACKLEY and Margaret were married.1,4 Margaret appeared in the census between 1870 and 1880 in Pennsylvania. She was born between 1831 and 1838 in Pennsylvania.1,4 She died before 1900.2

Joseph ACKLEY-6704 and Margaret -6705 had the following children:

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Richard ACKLEY was born about 1858 in Pennsylvania.1 He appeared in the census in 1880 in Pennsylvania. He died on 27 August 1889 in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.5 Richard appeared in the following News Article from the Los Angeles Times on 28 August 1889 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles , California Terribly Fatal Boiler Explosion

Elmira (N.Y.) Aug. 27.- This afternoon the boiler in the nail factory of Godchorbs & Co., at South Towanda, Pa., exploded. Five men were instantly killed. Two others will probably die, and four others ate terribly injured.
The killed are: Richard Ackley, Sanford Smith, John Bostwick, Isaac Bantford and Guy Hesman. J. Rider and George Selbeck will probably die.


He appeared in the following News Article from the Freeborn County Standard on 5 September 1889 in Albert Lea, Freeborn, Minnesota THE EAST

In a nail factory in Towanda, PA a boiler exploded on the 27th killing Richard Ackley About 1890 he was an a puddler in a nail factory in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.6

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Orlando ACKLEY-6706.

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Tiary ACKLEY was born about 1864 in Pennsylvania.1

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George W ACKLEY was born in August 1866 in Pennsylvania.1,2,7 In 1907 he was a Laborer in Asylum, Bradford , Pennsylvania.8 He was living in 1907 in Macedonia, Bradford, Pennsylvania.8 On 28 April 1930 George was a Silk Mill in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.7 He was living in 1930 in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.7 boarder He appeared in the census 1870, 1880,1900 & 1930 in Pennsylvania.

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Ida L ACKLEY appeared in the census between 1870 and 1880 in Pennsylvania. She was born about 1866 in Pennsylvania.1,4,9 She died on 20 October 1882.9,10 Ida was buried in Warren Center Cemetery, Warren, Bradford , Pennsylvania.9,10

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Oliver ACKLEY-6712.

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Delia E ACKLEY was born about 1872 in Pennsylvania.1,3,7,11,12 1930 census has birth as ca 1877 She was living in 1920 in Wysox, Bradford, Pennsylvania.11 living with brother Orlando 1920 On 26 April 1930 she was a Silk Winder, Silk Mill in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.7 Delia was living in 1930 in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.7 living with brother Orlando 1930 She died about 1935.12 She was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.12 Delia appeared in the census 1880, 1910, 1920 & 1930 in Pennsylvania. listed as Della 1930 census

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Sarah "Sadie" ACKLEY was born in October 1876 in Pennsylvania.1,2,3,13 She appeared in the census 1880, 1900 &1910 in Pennsylvania.

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Grace ACKLEY appeared in the census between 1920 and 1930 in Pennsylvania. She was born about 1876 in Pennsylvania.7,11,12 1930 census has birth ca 1875 On 22 January 1920 she was a Furniture Sander in Wysox, Bradford, Pennsylvania.11 Grace was living in 1920 in Wysox, Bradford, Pennsylvania.11 living with brother Orlando 1920 On 26 April 1930 she was a Silk Picker, Silk Mill in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.7 She was living in 1930 in Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.7 living with brother Orlando 1930 Grace died about 1938.12 She was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Towanda, Bradford , Pennsylvania.12