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Jacob Wirey
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1852
Brown County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1945
Oblong
Crawford County
Illinois, USA

Parents: John Wirey Sr. and Elizabeth Spitzner

Siblings: John Wirey Jr., Susanna Wirey, Michael Wirey, Catherine Wirey, Eliza Wirey Coy, Barbara Ann Wirey Stillabower, William Wirey, and Charles Wirey plus a few unidentified infant siblings

Wife: Lenora Jane Anderson (married 29 Nov 1879 Brown Co., IN)

Children: Charles E. Wirey, John Harvey Wirey, William Everett Wirey, Pearl Lula Wirey Gustin, Sylvester R. Wirey, Mary Elmira Wirey Miller, Gertrude Wirey Pinkstaff, and Walter Wirey plus an unidentified daughter

Obituary: Lawrenceville News
Former Resident Dead
Jacob Wirey

Jacob Wirey, 93, former resident of Lawrenceville, and the grandfather of Oliver J. Gustin, died at the home of his son John Harvey Wirey, near Oblong, Sunday night.

Mr. Wirey was for a number of years an employee of the Indian Refining Company.

Surviving children are John H. Wirey, Oblong; Sylvester R. Wirey, Kokomo; and Mrs. Mary Miller, Princeton, IN. There were also a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at the Zipprodt Funeral Home with burial in the Lawrenceville Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wirey (1820 - 1890)
  Elizabeth Spitzner Wirey (1831 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Lenora Jane Anderson Wirey (1862 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Charles E Wirey (1880 - 1906)*
  John Harvey Wirey (1882 - 1968)*
  William Everett Wirey (1884 - 1931)*
  Pearl Lula Wirey Gustin (1886 - 1937)*
  Sylvester Wirey (1889 - 1969)*
  Mary Elmira Wirey Miller (1892 - 1965)*
  Daughter Wirey (1894 - ____)*
  Gertrude Wirey Pinkstaff (1895 - 1928)*
  Walter Wirey (1896 - 1898)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wirey (1851 - 1913)*
  Susanna Wirey (1852 - 1852)*
  Jacob Wirey (1852 - 1945)
  Michael Wirey (1855 - 1922)*
  Catherine Wirey (1859 - 1881)*
  Eliza Wirey Coy (1863 - 1934)*
  Barbara Ann Wirey Stillabower (1865 - 1938)*
  William Wirey (1867 - 1952)*
  Charles Wirey (1869 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lawrenceville City Cemetery
Lawrenceville
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Jul 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20441444
Jacob Wirey
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Jacob Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Jacob Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
 
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In memory of my Great Grand Uncle
- Mark E. Wirey
 Added: Sep. 20, 2011

- LReneeTS
 Added: Apr. 30, 2008
 
 
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