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Robert Clarence Jacobs
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1877
Effingham County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 1940
Marshall
Clark County
Illinois, USA

ROBERT WAS FROM A FAMILY OF TWELVE CHILDREN BORN TO GEORGE W. AND LYDIA EMILY JACOBS.

THE NAMES OF ROBERTS SIBLINGS ARE:
1. GEORGE O. d: age 12;
2. LEVI AUSTIN d: age 44;
3. LYDIA ANNE d: in her 60's;
4. MARY LOU d: abt.1950;
5. M.J. d: age 1;
6. AUGUSTUS SYLVESTER (VESS)d: age 77;
7. JOSIAH d: age 39;
8. ALMARION d: age 34;
9. JOHN E d: age 23;
10. ETHEL d: age 50;
11. AND LEO d: bef. 1900.
(LEO IS BURIED ON THE OLD JACOBS FARM IN ELTON LA.)

ROBERT WAS BORN IN ILLINOIS AND SPENT SOME OF HIS CHILDHOOD THERE.
HE WAS STILL FAIRLY YOUNG WHEN HIS PARENTS MOVED THE FAMILY TO JENNINGS LOUISIANA. AFTER A FEW YEARS, THEY MOVED TO ELTON.
AFTER AWHILE, ROBERT ADJUSTED TO THE CAJUN WAY OF LIFE. HOWEVER, HE STILL LIKED ILLINOIS MORE THAN LOUISIANA.
ROBERT GREW UP AND BECAME A BARBER.
HE MOVED BACK TO ILLINOIS AND OPENED HIS OWN SHOP.
IN ILLINOIS, HE MARRIED BERTHA JANE. THEY WERE MARRIED OVER EIGHTEEN YEARS AND DID NOT HAVE KIDS.
DURING W.W.I, ROBERT REPORTED TO HIS LOCAL DRAFT BOARD IN CLARK COUNTY ILLINOIS. HE WAS NEVER DRAFTED.
AFTER A FEW YEARS, ROBERT MOVED TO MARSHALL ILLINOIS AND OPENED ANOTHER BARBER SHOP.
AFTER BERTHAS DEATH, ROBERT MARRIED A WIDOW NAMED SUSAN JONES. SHE ALREADY HAD TWO SONS AND ONE DAUGHTER.
ROBERT AND SUSAN HAD NO KIDS TOGETHER.
OVER THE YEARS, ROBERT DEVELOPED HEART TROUBLE.
HE WAS IN HIS MID 60'S WHEN HIS HEART QUIT ON HIM.
ROBERT IS BURIED IN MARSHALL ILLINOIS IN MARSHALL CEMETERY.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Wilson Jacobs (1846 - 1928)
  Lydia Emily Sharp, Jacobs (1844 - 1925)
 
 Spouses:
  Bertha J. Jacobs (1878 - 1918)*
  Mary Susan Wright Jacobs (1888 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  George O. Jacobs (1869 - 1881)*
  Levi Auston Jacobs (1871 - 1915)*
  Lydia Anne Jacobs Cougel (1873 - 1942)*
  Almarion Jacobs (1874 - 1908)*
  Robert Clarence Jacobs (1877 - 1940)
  Mary L. Jacobs Campton (1879 - 1950)*
  John E. Jacobs (1880 - 1908)*
  M J Jacobs (1881 - 1882)*
  Augustus Sylvester Jacobs (1883 - 1960)*
  Josiah Jacobs (1885 - 1924)*
  Ethel Sedelia Jacobs Skene (1886 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Marshall Cemetery
Marshall
Clark County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: JACKIE SUE JACOBS
Record added: May 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52443804
Robert Clarence Jacobs
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TO ROBERT. FROM YOUR GREAT NIECE:
- JACKIE SUE JACOBS
 Added: May. 16, 2010
TO ROBERT. FROM YOUR GREAT NIECE:
- JACKIE SUE JACOBS
 Added: May. 16, 2010
 
 
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