|Birth: ||Feb. 25, 1830|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 1909|
Jacob Bricker was born on 25 Feb 1830 in Mercersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania.
He served in the military between 1861 and 1865. He was a Civil War veteran, serving in Battery A 1st Light Artillery Regiment PA (USA). He also served in the 43rd PA INF (USA). He fought in the 108th Regiment, 11th Calvary Company D and his rank was a Private.
Name: Jacob Bricker ,
Enlistment Date: 29 May 1861
Side Served: Union
State Served: Pennsylvania
Unit Numbers: 2407 2407
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 29 May 1861
Enlisted in Batty A 1st Light Artillery Regiment Pennsylvania on 29 May 1861.
Mustered out Batty A 1st Light Artillery Regiment Pennsylvania on 25 July 1865 in Harrisburg, PA
He died on 29 Apr 1909 in Crete, Saline County, Nebraska. He was a stone mason, saddler, farmer, and mail carrier.
Jacob Bricker and Anna Dorothea Hamman were married on 26 Jan 1866 in Polo, Ogle County, Illinois. They had the following children in addition to those linked below:
I. Samuel Bricker was born on 10 Jul 1867 in Polo, Ogle County, Illinois. He died on 27 Apr 1899.
II. George Washington Bricker was born on 8 Sep 1868 in Polo, Ogle County, Illinois. He died on 19 May 1937 in Imperial, Chase County, Nebraska.
III. Mary Elizabeth (Mae) Bricker Thomas was born on 25 Dec 1870 in Polo, Ogle County, Illinois. She died on 9 May 1942 in Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska.
IV. Emery Bricker was born about 1888. He died in infancy.
V. Nina Pearl (Pearl) Bricker Haden was born on 25 Feb 1888 in Crete, Saline County, Nebraska. She died on 27 Nov 1968 in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado.
VI. Ada Chloe Bricker Kelch was born on 18 Aug 1890 in Dorchester, Saline County, Nebraska.
Anna Dorothea Hamman Bricker (1846 - 1913)*
John Elmer Bricker (1873 - 1947)*
Herbert Henry Bricker (1875 - 1945)*
Charles Clayton Bricker (1879 - 1952)*
Myrtle Emma Bricker (1882 - 1947)*
Lillian Viola Bricker Miller (1886 - 1968)*
Note: The symbol on Pvt. Jacob Bricker's gravestone is actually represents one of the many G.A.R. Medals that were produced after the Civil War.
Plot: Lot 34, Section 5
Created by: Beverly Davis Valcovic
Record added: Nov 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16563280