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Jacob Harris
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Birth: 1785
Death: 1894
Indiana, USA

Samuel and Sarah (Harris) Bell,
the former a native of New York
and the latter of Germany.

The paternal grandfather, Samuel C. Bell, was born in New York and served as a soldier in the war of 1812.
He worked at the carpenter's trade in early manhood and subsequently became identified with general agricultural pursuits.

Unto him and his wife, Mrs. Sarah Bell, were born none children, including Roderick, George, Samuel, Horace, Maria and Mary.
Jacob Harris, the maternal grandfather of our subject, was a native of Germany and a shoemaker by trade.

Emigrating to the United States, he was for many years successfully engaged in farming in St. Joseph County, Indiana. He participated in the Revolutionary War and lived to attain the remarkable age of one hundred and nine years. Unto him and his wife, Mrs. Sarah Harris, were born a number of children, including Wayne, John, William, George, Sarah, Eliza and Mary. 
Family links: 
  Susannah Hartman Harris (1787 - 1869)*
  Sarah Harris Bell (1810 - 1898)*
*Calculated relationship
Non-Cemetery Burial
Created by: Barb & Tim Gonz
Record added: Jun 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38891255

- Rest in God
 Added: May. 28, 2010

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