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 John Wesley Jacobs

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John Wesley Jacobs

Birth
Orange County, Indiana, USA
Death
17 May 1894 (aged 72)
Dubois County, Indiana, USA
Burial
Dubois County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID
32822635 View Source

Served in Co. K, 38th IND INF during the Civil War (Oct. 24, 1864 - July 15, 1865); son of Elisha Randle Jacobs (b. @1782 in VA) and Elizabeth (b. 1793 in MD).

Known siblings:
Sarah (b. 1828)
William Perry (b. 1816)
Samuel Henry (b. May 13, 1817)
Elisha Peoples (b. Nov. 3, 1818; served in the 93RD IND INF)
David M. (b. Aug. 28, 1824)
Nancy (b. 1830)
Eliza (b. 1834)
Jeremiah

John Jacobs was a wagonmaker, carpenter, and Methodist Episcopal minister. He married (1) Miss Margaret Weedman (1824-1846) on Oct. 31, 1841 in Dubois Co., IN. Together they had the following children:
Elisha Richard (b. 1843)
Jonathan P. (b. @1844; served in Co. I, 38TH IND INF)

John married (2) Miss Margaret Ellis (1824-1903) on Nov. 5, 1846 in Dubois Co., IN. They had the following children together:
George W. (b. Feb. 19, 1848)
Hamilton (b. Jan. 18, 1851)
Levi (b. Sept. 2, 1852)
Mary E. (b. March 6, 1859)

Served in Co. K, 38th IND INF during the Civil War (Oct. 24, 1864 - July 15, 1865); son of Elisha Randle Jacobs (b. @1782 in VA) and Elizabeth (b. 1793 in MD).

Known siblings:
Sarah (b. 1828)
William Perry (b. 1816)
Samuel Henry (b. May 13, 1817)
Elisha Peoples (b. Nov. 3, 1818; served in the 93RD IND INF)
David M. (b. Aug. 28, 1824)
Nancy (b. 1830)
Eliza (b. 1834)
Jeremiah

John Jacobs was a wagonmaker, carpenter, and Methodist Episcopal minister. He married (1) Miss Margaret Weedman (1824-1846) on Oct. 31, 1841 in Dubois Co., IN. Together they had the following children:
Elisha Richard (b. 1843)
Jonathan P. (b. @1844; served in Co. I, 38TH IND INF)

John married (2) Miss Margaret Ellis (1824-1903) on Nov. 5, 1846 in Dubois Co., IN. They had the following children together:
George W. (b. Feb. 19, 1848)
Hamilton (b. Jan. 18, 1851)
Levi (b. Sept. 2, 1852)
Mary E. (b. March 6, 1859)


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