Nov. 7, 1837 Boxford Essex County Massachusetts, USA
Dec. 31, 1906 Lawrence Essex County Massachusetts, USA
Civil War veteran: He enlisted as a Private in Company F, Seventeenth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment on April 26, 1861. Mustered in on July 22, 1861. Discharged for disability on May 28, 1863 at New Bern, North Carolina. On October 4, 1864 he re-enlisted as a Private in Company L of the 1st New Hampshire Heavy Artillery. On June 10, 1865 he was transferred to Company B. He was mustered out on September 11, 1865.
Jacob married Anna McFarland on September 30, 1869 in Lawrence, Massachusetts.
Jacob and Anna are included in this cemetery based on the place of burial given in their death records. No gravestones have been located for either of them.