|Birth: ||1843, Germany|
|Death: ||Jul. 21, 1900|
On cemetery records as Jacob Petres, aged 55y 9m 28d. He is in an unmarked single grave, shown by the windmill in the photo. Block 21 has hundreds of unmarked graves.
Died, at 2 o'clock p.m., Saturday, July 21, 1900, at his home, 421 West Canedy street, Jacob Petre, aged 55 years, 9 months and 28 days. Mr. Petre was born in Germany and had resided in Springfield several years. He was a broommaker and for a number of years had been in feeble health.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Jennie Petre. The funeral will be held this afternoon at the Seven Day Adventists church. The interment will be made in Oak Ridge cemetery.
IL State Journal, Springfield, IL 7-22-1900
1st marriage---about 1869 to Emma aka Emily Cheville who was born in about 1850 in Ohio - contr. by steve culmer (#47210367)
Son of Anton Petri (62016893) and Maria Margaret Dax Petri (62016962)...(unknown burials) per member 47366661
Jennie Petre (1827 - 1910)
Emily Chevalier Kittrell (1850 - ____)*
Viola Petre Reed (1872 - 1942)*
Joseph Byron Petrie (1881 - 1945)*
Almyra Petre McComb (1883 - 1941)*
Arthur Garrit Lawrence Petre (1885 - 1972)*
Edna Thelma Petre Pollard (1889 - 1934)*
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Plot: Block 21, Sec 1, I, 6; unmarked
Maintained by: BjJ
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Mar 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25435227
Added: Mar. 7, 2013