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Jacob Hitler
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1796
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1879
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA

Jacob Hitler, father of Nelson, was three years old when his father brought the family to Ohio. His whole life was spent in Pickaway County, which he subsequently served as commissioner. In many ways he was a self-made man, as there were few educational or social advantages to be secured in his youth. At the time of his death, in 1879, he was held in the greatest respect by his fellow citizens. He married Sarah Gougar, who was also born in Pennsylvania, and they had seven children, the two survivors being: Nelson, of this sketch, and Ellen, who is the wife of Evan Phillips, of Pickaway township. The members of the family who have passed away were : George, Daniel, Susan, Evaline and Jacob, a number of them occupying prominent places in their lifetime.

---From "History of Pickaway County Ohio and Representative Citizens", EDITED AND COMPILED BY HON. AARON R. VAN CLEAF, CIRCLEVILLE, OHIO

 
 
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 Parents:
  George Hitler (1763 - 1818)
  Susannah Gay Hitler (____ - 1848)
 
 Children:
  Susan Hitler Lutz (1830 - 1893)*
  Nelson Hitler (1833 - 1917)*
  Ellen J. Hitler Phillips (1843 - 1920)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jacob Hitler (1796 - 1879)
  George Hitler (1798 - 1884)*
  Joseph Hitler (1816 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hitler-Ludwig Cemetery
Circleville
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Karen Neapolitan
Record added: Jul 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28091282
Jacob Hitler
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Jacob Hitler
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