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John Wesley Jacobs
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1832
Jefferson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1892
Creal Springs
Williamson County
Illinois, USA

John Wesley Jacobs was the son of Jacob & Elizabeth Doughty Jacobs, and the husband of Meriah Tope, daughter of Frederick and Elvira Grammer Tope. John Wesley was a lay preacher who preached at a church in Creal Springs, Williamson Co., Illinois. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Meriah Tope Jacobs (1838 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  William Anderson Jacobs (1856 - 1923)*
  Caleb Benton Jacobs (1859 - 1939)*
  John Wesley Jacobs (1866 - 1933)*
  Alonzo David Jacobs (1872 - 1947)*
  George Albert Jacobs (1877 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Gravestone is in an obelisk style, standing about 4.5 feet tall. John Wesley Jacobs' name is on the West side and Meriah Tope Jacobs' name is on the East side of the marker. Fungus growth nearly obliterates the information carved into the stone.
 
Burial:
Worthen Cemetery
Murphysboro
Jackson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: William McIntyre Danner
Record added: Mar 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66821215
John Wesley Jacobs
Added by: Paul Hoyt
 
John Wesley Jacobs
Added by: William McIntyre Danner
 
John Wesley Jacobs
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