Jacob Caffyn

Jacob Caffyn

Birth
West Grinstead, Horsham District, West Sussex, England
Death 7 Sep 1903 (aged 64)
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Burial Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Plot Greenwood Terrace, Section 1, Lot 02493, Grave 1 (depth 1)
Memorial ID 51873893 · View Source
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Jacob Caffyn, born in England, had come to the US in 1852 and was living in Peoria when he enlisted as a Private in Co. G of the 67th Ill. Inf. on June 2, 1862.

Married 1st to Eliza Jane Harvey on August 8, 1863 in Peoria County. Later married Margaret Nolan sometime after 1880. His widow Margaret filed a pension application on October 10, 1903.

Thanks to Stephen Cantrell for the cemetery records!

Springdale Cemetery records: Jacob Caffyn, died 9/7/1903, buried in Greenwood Terrace, Section 1, Lot 02493, Grave 1 (depth 1), along with John A. Reuter, died 2/13/1903, Greenwood Terrace, Section 1, Lot 02493, Grave 1 (depth 2).

Thanks to Debra for the baptism record!!

Name: Jacob Caffyn
Gender: Male
Baptism Date: 30 Dec 1838
Baptism Place: West Grinstead, Sussex, England
Father: Jacob Caffyn
Mother: Jane
FHL Film Number: 1068989


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  • Maintained by: Stephen Cantrell
  • Originally Created by: Gravely Concerned
  • Added: 1 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51873893
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Caffyn (Dec 1838–7 Sep 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51873893, citing Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Stephen Cantrell (contributor 48212706) .