Donald A. Ackley

Male 1920 - 1995  (75 years)


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  • Name Donald A. Ackley  [1, 2
    Born 24 Mar 1920  Worth, Jefferson, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Oct 1995  Watertown, Jefferson, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 75 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    William Pitt Ackley,   b. 18 Aug 1840,   d. Feb 1912  (Age 71 years)  (Great Grandfather) 
    Edna P. Norman,   b. 1902, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1961  (Age 59 years)  (Mother) 
    Person ID I10801  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Ralph Adelbert Ackley,   b. 30 Dec 1892, Lorraine, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1976  (Age 83 years)
    Other Partners: Leona Ellison Ovett  
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Edna P. Norman,   b. 1902, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1961  (Age 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1919 
    Family ID F4717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Amelia Reed,   b. 20 Jul 1922,   d. 14 May 1999, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1946  Rodman, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Edna Irene Ackley,   b. 6 Jul 1954, Watertown, Jefferson, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 2002, Lacona, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [natural]
     2. Clinton A. Ackley  [natural]
     3. Amelia Ackley  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F3452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 Watertown Daily Times - Watertown, New York - Deceased Name: RETIRED FARMER DONALD A. ACKLEY DIES AT 75 - Donald A. Ackley, 75, of 9187 Powers Ave., retired farmer, died at 5 a.m. Monday at Genesis HealthCare, Watertown, where he had resided since Dec. 30. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Carpenter-Stoodley Funeral Home, Belleville. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandy Creek. Calling hours are 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Surviving are his wife, Alice A.; two sons, Donald E., Rodman, and Clinton A., Watertown; three daughters, Mrs. Fred (Amelia) Russell, Syracuse, Mrs. Leo (Louise) Russell, Kissimmee, Fla., and Mrs. Michael (Edna) Stevens, Lacona; two brothers, Robert, Adams Center, and John, Parish; two sisters, Anne Randall, Watertown, and Rosella Ackley, Florida; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A sister, Janet Brasie, died previously. Born March 24, 1920, in the town of Worth, son of Ralph and Edna Norman Ackley, he attended school in Worth and worked for Harvey Hoan of Henderson before entering the Army in 1940. He served five years during World War II in the European Theater of Operations and married Alice A. Reed on March 13, 1946, in the parsonage of the Adams Congregational Church with the Rev. William Aubry officiating. Mr. Ackley worked for Carrier Corp., Syracuse, for several years, and also for Oberdorfer Industries Inc., Syracuse. Before moving to Belleville in 1960, he worked on the dairy farm of Willis Green for 22 years. Mr. Ackley retired in 1982. He and his wife resided at Country View Apartments, Adams, for a time and, in 1991, moved to their home in Lacona. Mr. Ackley was a member of the Adams Veterans of Foreign Wars and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

  • Sources 
    1. [S849] New York, State Census, 1925, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 01; Assembly District: 01; City: Worth; County: Jefferson; Page: 4.

    2. [S850] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Worth, Jefferson, New York; Roll: 1444; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0085; Image: 504.0; FHL microfilm: 2341179.