Pvt Jacob Eschenbach

Pocono Pines, Monroe County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 17 Sep 1862 (aged 22–23)
Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 95665915 · View Source
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Residence: Carbondale, PA.

Enlistment Age-23. Laborer
Enlisted: Aug 9,1862, Scranton,PA.
Mustered in Aug 14,1862, Harrisburg, PA.
Mustered into Co "K" 132nd PA Infantry

Died of wounds on the field of battle at Antietam, MD.

Son of David Eschenbach (b. about 1794; d. 7 Jul 1867 in Butler, PA) and Christiana Gower (b. 1800 in PA).

Grandson of Andrew Eschenbach (b. 25 Dec 1745 in PA; d. 1833 in Northampton, PA) and Susan Fink (b. 1765 in Pocono Pines, PA; died after 1850 in PA).

Great Grandson of Andreas Eschenbach (b. 10 Jun 1710 in Naumburg, Saxony, Germany; d. 1763 in PA) and Johanna Catharina Muntz (b. 1727; d. 13 Feb 1747 in PA).

Siblings: Elias (b. Apr 1835 in PA); Mariah (b. around 1847), Rachael (b. around 1848), and Benjamin F. (b. 17 Sep 1844 in PA; d. on 9 Nov 1908 in PA; served in 67th Regiment Volunteer Company "G", Civil War).

Gravesite Details PA Civil War Card Files 1861-1866. Personal Research


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  • Created by: Ted Myers
  • Added: 20 Aug 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 95665915
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Jacob Eschenbach (1839–17 Sep 1862), Find a Grave Memorial no. 95665915, citing Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Ted Myers (contributor 46904394) .