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Jacob Zachariah Butts
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1838
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 1924
Mecosta County
Michigan, USA

Jacob Butts was born Dec. 7, 1838 in Erie Co., PA. His family moved to Ohio after he was born. In the early 1860's he came to Michigan. He moved to Fork Twp. in 1868 and was one of the early settlers in the area. In 1895 he married Jospehine Cleveland. He died Mar. 12, 1924. Children: Florence, Addison, Lillian, William, Fred, and George. He had two brothers: A.K. Butts and Charles Butts.
(of note: the marriage date of Jacob and Josephine must be in error. They have children born prior to 1895. Also, additional information: Josephine Butts was the daughter of Avery Cleveland and Electa Judson. She was born in Ohio ca 1844. She was living with her parents in 1850 and 1860 in Canton Twp., Wayne Co. Michigan. In 1870 Josephine, her husband Jacob and son Addison Butts were living with Josephine's parents in Sauk Centre, Stearns Co. Minnesota. Jacob and Josephine's daughter Florence Bell Butts is buried in Cherry Hill Cemetery, Canton Twp., Michigan. Gravestone shows she died 4 Oct. 1867.) 
Family links: 
  George Butts (1804 - 1884)
  Mariah Zeller Butts (1810 - 1888)
  Josephine A. Cleveland Butts (1844 - 1890)*
  Addison Kessler Butts (1868 - 1947)*
  Lillian M. Butts Kemp (1873 - 1913)*
  William Butts (1875 - 1894)*
  George Avery Butts (1881 - 1978)*
  John W Butts (1834 - 1899)*
  Jacob Zachariah Butts (1838 - 1924)
  Kessler Andrew Butts (1846 - 1929)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Butts Rathburn (1848 - 1907)*
*Calculated relationship
East Fork Cemetery
Mecosta County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Block 1, lot 2
Created by: Cathy Benedict
Record added: May 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37668256
Jacob Zachariah Butts
Added by: Cathy Benedict
Jacob Zachariah Butts
Added by: Cathy Benedict
Jacob Zachariah Butts
Added by: Cathy Benedict
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