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Jacob Wisherd
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Birth: 1823
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1863

Son of:
John Wisherd &
Elizabeth (Cole) Wisherd

Husband of:
Catherine (Stahl) Wisherd

Father of:
John M. Wisherd
David Nathan Wisherd
Laura V. Wisherd
Jeremiah Wisherd
Jacob H. Wisherd
Daniel Wisherd
Samuel Wisherd

"...Jacob Wisherd, was born in Penn-
sylvania in 1823, and was a son of
John and Elizabeth (Cole) Wisherd.
He was married in 1842, to Catherine
Stahl, of Franklin county, Pennsylvania.
They had five children - John M., now
in Missouri; David N., living in Quincy;
Jeremiah, living in Vermont, Illinois;
and Jacob H. Mr. Wisherd died April
22, 1863, and was buried in Virgil ceme-
tery. He owned at the time of his death
480 acres of land, and was in prosperous
circumstances. His widow, Catherine
Wisherd, is still living upon the home-
stead farm. She is a consistent member
of the Christian church."
(From the book "History of McDonough
County, Illinois", 1885)

Family links: 
  Catharine Stahl Predmore (1822 - 1896)
  Catherine Wisherd (1822 - 1896)*
  Alice A. Wisherd (____ - 1867)*
  Laura Wisherd (____ - 1867)*
  David Nathan Wisherd (1845 - 1908)*
*Calculated relationship
Virgil Cemetery
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Created by: David M. Myers
Record added: Feb 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65935979
Jacob Wisherd
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Jacob Wisherd
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