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William A. Jacobs
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Birth: Mar., 1838
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1864
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

died of malarial fever age 25 y. 10 m. 13 d. Calculated birthdate of March 19, 1838.

Served in Co. K 149th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

He was born March 19, 1838 [calculated from his age at death] in Perry County, the son of Nicholas & Susanna Jacobs. In 1860, he was a farmer living in Tuscarora Township, Perry County, and stood 5' 8" tall with light hair and blue eyes.

A Civil War veteran, he was drafted and mustered into federal service at Carlisle August 17, 1863, as a private with Co. K, 149th Pennsylvania Infantry, but died of fever on the way to the hospital.

Info provided by Dennis Brandt 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nicholas Jacobs (1809 - 1877)
  Susanna Reisinger Jacobs (1812 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Jacobs (1833 - 1870)*
 
 Children:
  George H. Jacobs (1860 - 1879)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Jacobs (1831 - 1864)*
  Eleanor C. Jacobs Rice (1833 - 1861)*
  James Harvey Jacobs (1835 - 1915)*
  William A. Jacobs (1838 - 1864)
  Elizabeth Jacobs (1840 - 1862)*
  Emaretta Jacobs Holley (1845 - 1916)*
  Mary C. Jacobs Meminger (1847 - 1868)*
  Sarah Jane Jacobs (1850 - 1855)*
  Henry Kell Jacobs (1853 - 1854)*
  Martha Jane Jacobs Clark (1853 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Buffalo Cemetery
Ickesburg
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: E.S. Hinckley
Record added: May 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90702611
William A. Jacobs
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William A. Jacobs
Added by: Brenda & Pete
 
 
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