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Melissa F. Jacobs Hays
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1831
Harrison County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1909
Washington County
Iowa, USA

Middle name has not been determined.
First name spelled "Malissa" on her grave marker which disagrees with her obituary and most records. "Melissa" is the common spelling of her first name.
Melissa was a daughter of John P. Jacobs (1802?-????) & Sarah McMonigle (1805?-1887).
Melissa married John Hays (1829-1903) on December 19, 1850 in Harrison County, Indiana. They had 15 identified children.
Melissa and her family moved from Harrison County, Indiana to Washington County, Iowa, arriving on October 27, 1869. 
 
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 Parents:
  John P. Jacobs (1802 - ____)
  Sarah McMonigle Jacobs (1805 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  John Hays (1829 - 1903)
 
 Children:
  Florence Hays (1851 - 1851)*
  Walter Quinton Hays (1853 - 1934)*
  Emmett Hays (1855 - 1934)*
  Oliver Morton Parker Hays (1856 - 1948)*
  Andrew Hays (1858 - 1862)*
  John Harrison Hays (1861 - 1947)*
  Daniel Nelson Hays (1863 - 1949)*
  William Henry Hays (1865 - 1943)*
  Joseph Decker Hays (1866 - 1955)*
  Mark Hays (1868 - ____)*
  Ida Mae Hays Devine (1870 - 1892)*
  Sarah Hays Davidson (1872 - 1963)*
  Samuel Conklin Hays (1873 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clarissa Jacobs Beenblossom (1820 - 1888)*
  Susan Jacobs Elliott (1823 - ____)*
  Mary Jane Jacobs Hays (1826 - ____)*
  Andrew Jacobs (1828 - 1859)*
  Melissa F. Jacobs Hays (1831 - 1909)
  Harriet Jacobs Applegate (1834 - ____)*
  Marinda Jacobs Applegate (1838 - 1866)*
  Irwin Jacobs (1842 - ____)*
  Daniel S. Jacobs (1843 - 1890)*
  John Harrison Jacobs (1845 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elm Grove Cemetery
Washington (Washington County)
Washington County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: David L. McMonigle
Record added: Sep 11, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11727331
Melissa F. <i>Jacobs</i> Hays
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Melissa F. <i>Jacobs</i> Hays
Added by: David L. McMonigle
 
Melissa F. <i>Jacobs</i> Hays
Added by: David L. McMonigle
 
 
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I SHARE A MCMONIGLE ANCESTOR WITH MELISSA. IF YOU ARE RELATED, PLEASE CONTACT DAVID L. MCMONIGLE, THE CREATOR OF THIS MEMORIAL.
- David L. McMonigle
 Added: Mar. 11, 2009
 
 
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