Mary Catherine Wiseheart Jacobs

Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Death 1887 (aged 78–79)
Adams County, Illinois, USA
Burial Fisherville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 130137820 · View Source
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Mary Catherine Wiseheart was the daughter of John Wiseheart and Mary Catherine Razor.

A marriage bond was issued on December 29, 1825 in Jefferson County Kentucky for Mary Catherine Wiseheart and Price Jacobs. She married Price on August 13, 1827.

After her husband died in Kentucky in early 1849 and before the 1850 census was taken, she moved to Adams County, Illinois with her four sons; John A., James Henry, Samuel, Peter and her daughter Ellen where her Brother James Wiseheart lived and owned a farm. The Census of 1850 shows Mary Catherine aged 41 years old and children; John A. 21, James H. 17, Ellen 16, Samuel 14 and Peter 12 living close by to her brother James Wiseheart near Columbus in Adams County with son John A. engaged in farming but owning no land at the time.

She later remarried a Mr. John Lewis Carson on 26 Sept 1852 in Adams County, Illinois. Mr. Carson preceded her in death after 1860.

Mary Catherine is buried in Jefferson County Kentucky in the Cane Run Presbyterian Cemetery.

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  • Created by: R. Dennis Jacobs
  • Added: 21 May 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 130137820
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Catherine Wiseheart Jacobs (1808–1887), Find a Grave Memorial no. 130137820, citing Cane Run Presbyterian Cemetery, Fisherville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by R. Dennis Jacobs (contributor 47997536) .