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James Jacobs
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1806
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1889
Nacogdoches County
Texas, USA

"Arrived in Nacogdoches county on Christmas Day 1836 from Madison County, Tennessee...Soon after their arrival...William and James Jacobs...bought at a sheriff sale a tract of land called the "Piedras Tract" that lay between the Carrizo and Puentezuellas Creeks. Piedras was the last Mexican governor of the Nacogdoches District...his lands were seized and sold...The (families from Tennessee) settled on the land between the Carrizo and Puentezuellas." (The Nacogdoches County Genealogical Society,.(1985). Woden, Texas. By Eddie Mae King, Nacogodches County families Vol. 1 (pp. 75-78).

 
 
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 Parents:
  William P. Jacobs (1765 - 1843)
  Nancy Isbell Jacobs (1778 - 1859)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary C. Chisum Jacobs (1808 - 1865)*
 
 Children:
  Claiborne Jacobs (1835 - 1862)*
  John H. Jacobs (1837 - 1862)*
 
 Sibling:
  Lucy Jacobs Alders (1803 - 1877)*
  James Jacobs (1806 - 1889)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jacobs Chapel Cemetery
Woden
Nacogdoches County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Kristin
Record added: Aug 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55769416
James Jacobs
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James Jacobs
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- Sammy Boyd, Genealogist
 Added: Aug. 14, 2014
gggg-grandfather
- Gerry Beathard
 Added: Jun. 5, 2012
Son of William Jacobs and Nancy Isabelle Coleman Jacobs. Married Mary C. Chisum 22 Nov 1827 in Madison County, Tennessee. Moved to Texas from Mississippi about 1838. Father of 12 children (see Mary Chisum Jacobs' memorial for names). Died in Woden.
- Valita
 Added: Mar. 30, 2011
 
 
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