Jacob Swank

Brief Life History of Jacob

When Jacob Swank was born in 1814, in Ohio, United States, his father, John R. Swank, was 29 and his mother, Sara G. Wallace, was 24. He married Mary Foster on 5 October 1858. He lived in Hamilton Township, Warren, Ohio, United States in 1860.

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Jacob Swank
1814–
Mary Foster
1827–
Marriage: 5 October 1858

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Swank, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jacob Swank in entry for Bertha J. Swank, "Michigan Births, 1867-1902"
  • Jacob Swank in entry for Bertha J. Swank, "Michigan Births and Christenings, 1775-1995"

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schwank or Schwenk .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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