Arkills, Rev. Moses Eckert

Arkills, Rev. Moses Eckert

Male 1826 - 1896  (70 years)

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  • Name Arkills, Moses Eckert  [1
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 7 Jan 1826  Ulster County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • The 1855 census says Ulster County, but 1865 NY census says Sullivan County. The latter split from Ulster County in 1809.
    Gender Male 
    Census 4 Jun 1855  Cayuta, Schuyler, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Religion 26 Nov 1858  First Baptist Church of West Danby, West Danby, Tomkins, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 7 Sep 1860  Enfield, Tompkins, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 29 Jun 1865  Dix, Schuyler, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 12 Dec 1866  De Kalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Abt 1870  Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 4 Jun 1870  Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Rudd Township, Floyd, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 1 Jan 1885  Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 1 Jan 1895  Floyd County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Died 26 Nov 1896  Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 12
    Buried Rudd Evergreen Cemetery, Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I23997  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2018 

    Father Arkills, Nathaniel Sackett,   b. 16 Jan 1798, Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1863, Harrisville, Marquette County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Eckert, Jane Ann,   b. 7 Sep 1804, Shawangunk, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1889, Clarksville, Butler, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 19 Apr 1823 
    Children 2 children 
    Family ID F3002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bartlett, Rachel A.,   b. 23 Jul 1830, Schoharie County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1904  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 2 Feb 1852  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Arkills, Willard Bartlett,   b. 9 Jan 1853, Chemung County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1886  (Age 33 years)
     2. Arkills, Jane A.,   b. 2 Feb 1854, Chemung County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1920, Waverly Township, Bremer, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Arkills, Harriet Esther,   b. Abt 1855, Schuyler County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. Arkills, Sarah L.,   b. Abt 1857, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Arkills, Alice A.,   b. Abt 1860, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     6. Arkills, Lulu May,   b. 14 Jun 1874, Floyd County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1935, Waverly, Bremer, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F8717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jan 1826 - Ulster County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Feb 1852 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arkills, Willard Bartlett - 9 Jan 1853 - Chemung County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arkills, Jane A. - 2 Feb 1854 - Chemung County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arkills, Harriet Esther - Abt 1855 - Schuyler County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 4 Jun 1855 - Cayuta, Schuyler, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arkills, Sarah L. - Abt 1857 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - 26 Nov 1858 - First Baptist Church of West Danby, West Danby, Tomkins, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arkills, Alice A. - Abt 1860 - Tompkins County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Sep 1860 - Enfield, Tompkins, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 29 Jun 1865 - Dix, Schuyler, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Dec 1866 - De Kalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1870 - Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 4 Jun 1870 - Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arkills, Lulu May - 14 Jun 1874 - Floyd County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jan 1885 - Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jan 1895 - Floyd County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Nov 1896 - Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rudd Evergreen Cemetery, Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • http://www.rootsweb.com/~nytompki/1860x01.htm
      TOMPKINS COUNTY, NEW YORK 1860 US Census Index A - BO
      ARKILLS, Moses E.; Page 282
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      Census; Rudd, Floyd, Iowa
      Family History Library Film: 1254340; NA Film Number: T9-0340
      Page Number: 336A
      Moses E. ARKILLS, Self M Male W 54 NY Physician NY NY
      Rachel ARKILLS, Wife M Female W 49 NY Keeping House NY NY
      Sarah ARKILLS, Dau S Female W 23 NY Teaching School NY NY
      Alice ARKILLS, Dau S Female W 20 NY Teaching School NY NY
      Lulu ARKILLS, Dau S Female W 6 IA -- NY NY
      Hattie MC GUIRE, Dau M Female W 25 NY Works In The Family NY NY
      Arthur MC GUIRE, GSon S Male W 4 IA -- IL NY
      Willard S. MC GUIRE, GSon S Male W 2 IA -- IL NY
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      http://www.rootsweb.com/~iafloyd/Ruddbios.html
      Floyd County, Rudd Township, Biographies
      Source: History of Floyd County, Iowa, 1882

      Rev. Moses E. Arkills, M. D. Pages 985 - 986
      Was born in Ulster County, N. Y., Jan. 7, 1826. He is a son of Nathaniel S. Arkills, a native of Sullivan County, N. Y., who moved to Tompkins County, N. Y., in 1835. He was ordained as a minister in the Baptist church Nov. 26, 1858, in the West Danby church, by G. W. Huntley. He has been a pastor of churches, with the exception of two years, since that time. In 1865 he went to Sycamore, Ill.; in 1867, to Malta, Ill.; in June 1868 to Clarkson, Ia.; in January 1869 to Fredericksburg, Ia., where he remained pastor of the church till 1877, when he came to Rudd. He read medicine and practiced under Dr. Rufus Talmage, of Enfield, N. Y., from 1855 to 1858; and under Dr. Benedict, of Havana, N. Y., for two years. He has built up a good practice here, and is pastor of the Baptist church in Rudd. He was married Feb. 2, 1852, to Rachel A. Bartlett. They have six children - Willard B., Jane A., Hattie, Sarah L., Alice A. and Lulu M.
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      http://www.rootsweb.com/~iafloyd/evergreencem.html
      EVERGREEN CEMETERY
      Rudd Twp., Section 12
      Located mile west of Rudd, IA on north side of Hwy 122.
      First burial was in 1854.
      Arkills,M. E.; Jan. 7 1826; Nov. 26 189__
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      http://www.rootsweb.com/~iafloyd/WPA_Floyd_ABC.html
      WPA Cemetery Records
      Floyd County, Iowa
      Arkills. M. E. Jan. 7, 1826-Nov. 26, 189__; Evergreen Cem. Rock Grove Twp
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      From Newspapers.com
      The Thinker (McPherson, Kansas), 30 Jun 1883, page 3

      CRIMES OF PREACHERS IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADY

      Included in the list of crimes, grouped by year:

      "In 1880 . . . Rev. Moses Arkills had resided in Fredericksburg and Rudd, Iowa, Baptist; charge swindling, cheating, lying, obtaining $6,000 under false pretences, he was arrested."

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

  • Sources 
    1. [S1973] Joy Guyer (Reliability: 2), 12 Jul 2018.
      From this union came Nathaniel S. Arkills who married Jane Ann Eckert who produced Moses Eckert Arkills. Mose married Rachell Bartlett whose union brought Harriet Esther Arkills.

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 12 Jul 2018.
      Memorial ID 29205222
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/29205222

      Rev Moses E. Arkills
      Birth: Jan. 7, 1826
      Death: Nov. 26, 1896

      History of Floyd County 1881

      Rev. Moses E. Arkills, M. D. Pages 985 ? 986
      Was born in Ulster County, N. Y., Jan. 7, 1826. He is a son of Nathaniel S. Arkills, a native of Sullivan County, N. Y., who moved to Tompkins County, N. Y., in 1835. He was ordained as a minister in the Baptist church Nov. 26, 1858, in the West Danby church, by G. W. Huntley. He has been a pastor of churches, with the exception of two years, since that time. In 1865 he went to Sycamore, Ill.; in 1867, to Malta, Ill.; in June 1868 to Clarkson, Ia.; in January 1869 to Fredericksburg, Ia., where he remained pastor of the church till 1877, when he came to Rudd. He read medicine and practiced under Dr. Rufus Talmage, of Enfield, N. Y., from 1855 to 1858; and under Dr. Benedict, of Havana, N. Y., for two years. He has built up a good practice here, and is pastor of the Baptist church in Rudd. He was married Feb. 2, 1852, to Rachel A. Bartlett. They have six children ? Willard B., Jane A., Hattie, Sarah L., Alice A. and Lulu M.
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      Death Information obtained from the Floyd County Courthouse, Charles City, Iowa, Deaths, Book 1, pg 94

      Age: 70y
      Died: 26 Nov 1896
      Born: NY
      Location of death: Rudd
      Cause of Death: Enlargment of heart
      Duration of illness: 3 mo


      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Rachel A. Bartlett Arkills (1830 - 1904)*

      Children:
      Lulu May Arkills Diestler (1874 - 1935)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Rudd Evergreen Cemetery
      Rudd
      Floyd County
      Iowa, USA

      Maintained by: Chris
      Originally Created by: Kathy Gerkins
      Record added: Aug 21, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 29205222

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S279] New York, State Census, 1865, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 12 Jul 2018.
      1865 Census, enumerated 29 Jun 1865 in Dix, Schuyler County, New York, United States

      Moses E Arkills M 39 Sullivan County
      Rachel A Arkills Wife F 35 Schoharie County
      Willard B Arkills Son M 13 Chemung County
      Jane A Arkills Daughter F 11 Chemung County
      Harriet E Arkills Daughter F 10 Schuyler County
      Sarah Arkills Daughter F 8 Tompkins County
      Alice A Arkills Daughter F 6 Tompkins County

      "New York State Census, 1865," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVNJ-9GXL : accessed 12 July 2018), Moses E Arkills, District 01, Dix, Schuyler, New York, United States; citing source p. 61, line 27, household ID 438, county clerk, board of supervisors and surrogate court offices from various counties. Utica and East Hampton Public Libraries, New York; FHL microfilm 836,990.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S573] 1855 New York Census (Reliability: 3), 14 Jul 2018.
      1855 Census, enumerated 4 Jun 1855 in Cayuta, Schuyler County, New York, United States

      Moses Arkills Head M 29 Ulster County
      Rachel Arkills Wife F 25 Schoharie County
      Jane A Arkills Child U 3 Chemung County
      Willard Arkills Child U 1 Chemung County
      Ann Bartilett Mother-in-law F 44 Albany County

      "New York State Census, 1855," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6QQ-8RP : 13 March 2018), Moses Arkills, Cayuta, Schuyler, New York, United States; citing p. 131, line #27, family #7, county clerk offices, New York; FHL microfilm 836,989.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 12 Jul 2018.
      The Ithaca Journal (Ithaca, New York), 14 Oct 1965, page 10

      Church Plans Anniversary Events

      The article reports on the 125th anniversary of the First Baptist Church of West Danby and includes a list of some of the pastors. "Moses Arkills was ordained in West Danby Baptist Church on Nov. 26, 1858."

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [S500] 1860 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 14 Jul 2018.
      1860 Census, enumerated 14 Sep 1860 in Enfield, Tompkins County, New York, United States

      Moses E Arkills M 34 New York
      Rachel Arkills F 30 New York
      Willard Arkills M 8 New York
      Jane A Arkills F 6 New York
      Harriet E Arkills F 4 New York
      Sarah Arkills F 3 New York
      Alice Arkills F 0 New York

      "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCHM-1XC : 12 December 2017), Moses E Arkills, 1860.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 12 Jul 2018.
      Globe-Gazette (Mason City, Iowa), 10 Jul 1950, page 3

      Baptists at Fredericksburg Observe 90th Anniversary

      . . . "In 1870, it was voted to erect a building and during the pastorate of Moses Arkills the building was erected at a cost of $2,800." . . .

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    8. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 12 Jul 2018.
      1870 Census, enumerated 4 Jun 1870 in Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa, United States

      Moses Arkills M 44 New York
      Rachel Arkills F 39 New York
      William Arkills M 18 New York
      Jennie Arkills F 16 New York
      Hattie Arkills F 14 New York
      Sarah Arkills F 12 New York
      Allice Arkills F 9 New York

      "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDJG-GC5 : 12 April 2016), Moses Arkills, Iowa, United States; citing p. 14, family 124, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,880.

      Researched by Thurmon King and Ted Smith

    9. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 12 Jul 2018.
      1880 Census, enumerated 1 Jun 1880 in Rudd Township, Floyd County, Iowa, United States,

      Census; Rudd, Floyd, Iowa
      Family History Library Film: 1254340; NA Film Number: T9-0340
      Page Number: 336A
      Moses E. ARKILLS, Self M Male W 54 NY Physician NY NY
      Rachel ARKILLS, Wife M Female W 49 NY Keeping House NY NY
      Sarah ARKILLS, Dau S Female W 23 NY Teaching School NY NY
      Alice ARKILLS, Dau S Female W 20 NY Teaching School NY NY
      Lulu ARKILLS, Dau S Female W 6 IA -- NY NY
      Hattie MC GUIRE, Dau M Female W 25 NY Works In The Family NY NY
      Arthur MC GUIRE, GSon S Male W 4 IA -- IL NY
      Willard S. MC GUIRE, GSon S Male W 2 IA -- IL NY

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MD2D-F9G : 14 August 2017), Moses E Arkills, Rudd, Floyd, Iowa, United States; citing enumeration district ED 219, sheet 336A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0340; FHL microfilm 1,254,340.

      Researched by Thurmon King and Ted Smith

    10. [S104] Iowa 1885 Census, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Jul 2018.
      1885 Census, dated 1 Jan 1885, in Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, United States

      Moses E Arkills M 59
      Rachael A Arkills F 55
      Sarah L Arkills F 28
      Lulu M Arkills F 10

      "Iowa State Census, 1885," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:HZWX-X3Z : 11 March 2018), Moses E Arkills, Rudd, Floyd, Iowa; citing p. 2, 1885, State Historical Society, Des Moines; FHL microfilm 1,021,467.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    11. [S1742] Iowa State Census, 1895, (Family Search) (Reliability: 3), 13 Jul 2018.
      1895 Census, dated 1 Jan 1895, in Floyd County, Iowa, United States

      Moses Arkills M 69
      Rachel A Arkels F 65

      "Iowa State Census, 1895," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VT3M-VFM : 10 March 2018), Moses Arkills, Floyd, Iowa, United States; citing p. 522, 1895, State Historical Society, Des Moines; FHL microfilm 1,020,351.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    12. [S1420] Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 13 Jul 2018.
      Name Moses E Arkles
      Event Type Death
      Event Date 26 Nov 1896
      Event Place Rudd, Floyd, Iowa, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 70
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1826
      Certificate Number 29
      Page 94

      "Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVMN-WLVL : 17 March 2018), Moses E Arkles, 26 Nov 1896; citing Death, Rudd, Floyd, Iowa, United States, page 94, offices of county clerk from various counties; FHL microfilm 1,503,072.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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