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Jesse King
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1805
Fairfield County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1868
Mercer County
Ohio, USA

Jesse was the son of Philip King and Mary Wright. He married Catherine Sivey.

As one of the early pioneers of Mercer County, Ohio, Jesse became a prosperous farmer in Blackcreek Township. He built the first jail, constructed of hewed logs. "Its doors were of several thicknesses of plank and the outside was covered with sheet iron."

Jesse served as Justice of the Peace for eighteen years and as a township trustee a number of times.

Jesse and Catherine's children were: William H., Solomon, John, Philip, Henry Harrison, Rebecca E., Franklin and Jesse. 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip King (1782 - 1846)
  Mary Wright King (1782 - 1852)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Sivey King (1816 - 1878)*
 
 Children:
  Solomon King (1834 - 1908)*
  Philip King (1840 - 1864)*
  Henry Harrison King (1842 - 1904)*
  Jesse A. King (1847 - 1912)*
  Benjamin F. King (1853 - 1853)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jesse King (1805 - 1868)
  Josias King (1809 - 1846)*
  Susanah King Hartzog (1811 - 1842)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
King Family Cemetery
Mercer County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Jul 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15077181
Jesse King
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Jesse King
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Jesse King
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- BarbLaFara
 Added: Aug. 19, 2012
Rest in Peace, my 2nd Great Grandfather.It is good to see you and get to know you
- Lola McCreary
 Added: Jun. 19, 2012
Rest in peace, my 2nd Great Grand Uncle.
- Judy Llamas
 Added: Nov. 9, 2008
 
 
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