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Jacob Rothrock

Pennsylvania, USA
Death 25 Mar 1841 (aged 57)
Hecktown, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Hecktown, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 75198907 · View Source
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Board at cemetery lists dates as 1787 to 1844. Which dates are correct?

Jacob Rothrock was the second of ten known children of Isaac Rothrock (1756-1818) and Gertrude Beidelman (???-p1818), who married c1780 at presumably Pennsylvania. It is not known where Isaac or Gertrude are buried.

Jacob married Susanna Brunner (Bruner?) (1790-1860) on 18 Mar 1810 at Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania. Jacob and Susannah were the parents of eleven known children, namely:

1. Elizabeth Rothrock Frankenfield (1810-1881)
2. Polly Rothrock (1811-1885)
3. Sarah Ann Rothrock Frankenfield (1813-1859)
4. Samuel Rothrock (1815-1843)
5. Susanna A. Rothrock Hartzell (1818-1878)
6. A. Maria Rothrock (1819-1903)
7. George Washington Rothrock (1821-1841)
8. William J. Rothrock (1824-1880/1900)
9. Jacob Franklin Rothrock (1825-1838)
10. Thomas Jefferson Rothrock (1829-1847)
11. Edmund Rothrock (???-???)

Jacob and Susanna are buried at unmarked graves. In 1850 the widow Susanna was living with her daughter Elizabeth Rothrock Frankenfield at Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania. In 1860 the widow Susan, along with single daughters Polly and Maria, were living at Bethlehem Borough, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

Links to Jacob's wife and seven of his eleven known children are included below.





  • Created by: Dan Stevenson
  • Added: 20 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75198907
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Rothrock (21 Dec 1783–25 Mar 1841), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75198907, citing Dryland Reformed Cemetery, Hecktown, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Dan Stevenson (contributor 47015440) .