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Jacob Peterman
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Birth: Dec. 16, 1802
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1876
Page County
Iowa, USA

Son of John Peterman and Barbara Eckert, married Mary Ann Magdalena Cornman, February 23, 1832, Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA

December 16, 1802, Jacob Peterman was born, York Co., PA. After death of his grandmother in 1810, the family moved to Cumberland County near Carlisle, PA where they farmed until October 1827 when they moved to Crawford Co., OH. March 13, 1828, Crawford Co., OH land patent, 160 acres
Father, John Peterman, of Ohio, purchased from the government 80 acres

February 23, 1832, Jacob married Mary Ann Magdalena Cornman, Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA. September 3, 1854 the family traveled by Ox team from Ohio to Taylor Co., IA, having been on the road forty-eight days. He purchased 40 acres Taylor Co., IA near Hawleyville. Times were difficult. By 1861, son William Parker Perman and son-in-laws Patrick Devlin, James McGlency were fighting in the Civil War.

August 08, 1865 wife Mary Ann Magdalena Cornman Peterman died Taylor Co., IA, soon after her death daughter Amanda Catherine Peterman left the home of her father to get married, and was not heard from again.

Youngest sons, John and Jacob Manuel Peterman helped run the farm in East River Twp., Page Co., IA until Jacobs death Sep 17, 1876. 
Family links: 
  John Peterman (1774 - 1859)
  Barbara Eckert Peterman (1772 - 1844)
  Mary Ann Magdalena Cornman Peterman (1811 - 1865)
  Emaline Peterman Heller (1836 - 1889)*
  William Parker Peterman (1838 - 1920)*
  George W. Peterman (1842 - 1842)*
  Eliza Jane Peterman McGlency (1843 - 1863)*
  David M. Peterman (1849 - 1851)*
  Jacob Manuel Peterman (1851 - 1926)*
  John Pierce Peterman (1852 - 1929)*
  Michael Peterman (1797 - 1880)*
  John Peterman (1798 - 1871)*
  Henry Peterman (1799 - 1861)*
  Margaret Peterman Spahr (1801 - 1881)*
  Jacob Peterman (1802 - 1876)
  David Peterman (1814 - 1877)*
  Sarah Ann Peterman Couts (1818 - 1890)*
*Calculated relationship
Hawleyville Cemetery
Page County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Greg Peterman
Record added: Jan 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8316744
Jacob Peterman
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