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Jacob "Wabash" Housel
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Birth: 1795
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1859
Union County
Pennsylvania, USA

From the photo volunteer:
"Also buried not far from Jacob are Mary and John dau. and son of David and Mary Housel."

Please contact me if you have further information that refutes or supports this assumption.

Said to be Jacob, son of Jacob Housel,grandson of Martin Housel, all at some point living in 'West Buffalo' (see 'Annuls of the Buffalo Valley' for preliminary reference. A genealogist can dig deeper to determine almost certain relationship using evidence from several different resources).

He married an unknown woman (possibly Mary Kempfile). His children number eight.
David HOUSEL - see below
Charlotte (HOUSEL) CONRAD (b. about 1820, d. 1887, Indiana)
Adam Housel.
Benjamin HOUSEL - see below (born 1824)
George HOUSEL - see below
Margaret (HOUSEL) BANEY - see below
Rachel HOUSEL - (b. about 1833, see poor children's records)
Mary (HOUSEL) RIDEN - see below

Family links: 
  Jacob Housel (1770 - 1850)
  Benj Housel (____ - 1902)*
  David Housel (1819 - 1891)*
  George Housel (1827 - 1902)*
  Margaret Housel Baney (1831 - 1909)*
  Mary Housel Riden (1837 - 1894)*
  William D. Housel (1789 - 1850)*
  Jacob Housel (1795 - 1859)
  John Housel (1795 - ____)*
  Benjamin B. Housel (1806 - 1878)*
  Sarah Housel Struble (1806 - 1867)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery
Forest Hill
Union County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: CC-Genealogy
Record added: Aug 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75710145
Jacob Wabash Housel
Added by: Leanne Keefer Bechdel
Jacob Wabash Housel
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Added by: Leanne Keefer Bechdel
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My 3rd great grandfather on my mother's side.
- becky
 Added: Mar. 18, 2014

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