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Orrin Bostwick Jacobs
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1893
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1985
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Orrin's mother's maiden name was Gordon.

In the 1900 U.S. census, 6 yr. old Orrin B. Jacobs, b. Aug. 1893 in MN., was living in Minneapolis Ward 7, Hennepin, MN. with his
38 yr. old widowed mother, Tillie (Ottilla) Jacobs, a washwoman, b. May 1862 in Norway
14 yr. old sister, Tillie Jacobs, b. May 1886 in MN.
12 yr. old sister, Pattie A Jacobs, b. May 1888 in MN.
Orrin's father was born in Eng. spkg. Canada and his mother in Norway.
Tillie was the mother of four children, only three of whom were still alive by the time of this census.
Tillie immigrated to the U.S. in 1867 and had been in the U.S. for 33 yrs.

In the 1905 Minnesota Territorial and State Census, 43 yr. old Tillie, a laundress was living in Minneapolis Ward 7, Hennepin Co., MN. with her children,
19 yr. old Lucinda T. Jacobs, a student
17 yr. old Pattie A. Jacobs, a day worker
12 yr. old Orrin B. Jacobs, a student

In his June 5, 1917 WWI Draft Registration Card, 23 yr. old Orrin, b. Aug. 3, 1893 in Minneapolis, was married with a child, and working as a bookkeeper for N.W. Fire & Marine Inc. in Minneapolis. He was claiming exemption from the draft on the grounds that he was the support of his wife and child. He was described as tall, of medium build, with blue eyes and dark hair.

In the 1930 U.S. census, 35 yr. old Orrin B. Jacobs, a Hail Examiner for the Fire Insurance Co., b. abt. 1895 in MN., was living in Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. with his
33 yr. old wife, Murriel J. Jacobs, b. in WI.
13 yr. old son, Lyle S. Jacobs, b. in MN.
10 yr. old daughter, Janis C.Jacobs, b. in MN.
Orrin was 21 yrs. old and Murriel was 18 at the time of their first marriage.
Orin's father was born in Eng. spkg. Canada and his mother in Norway. Murriel's father was b. in Wisconsin, and her mother in Norway.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Muriel K. Kienzle Jacobs (1896 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Janis Carol Jacobs Masterson (1919 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

FATHER
 
Note: Buried with wife, Muriel K. Jacobs
 
Burial:
Live Oak Memorial Park
Monrovia
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: Chloe
Record added: Mar 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66752446
Orrin Bostwick Jacobs
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- Chloe
 Added: Oct. 5, 2011
 
 
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