When Jacob Sheldon Easterling Sr was born on 24 August 1871, in Glennville, Tattnall, Georgia, United States, his father, James O'Neill Easterling Jr., was 28 and his mother, Martha Emily Howard, was 25. He married Annie Myra Folsom on 16 December 1903, in Glennville, Tattnall, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Reidsville, Tattnall, Georgia, United States in 1880. He died on 24 September 1928, in Long, Georgia, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Beards Creek Church Cemetery, Glennville, Tattnall, Georgia, United States.
Americanized form of North German Oesterling or Dutch Oosterling (see Osterling ), cognates of 2 below.
English: from Middle English ester(n) ‘pertaining to the east, eastern’ + the suffix -ling. The name was originally used to denote someone from eastern Germany or the Baltic coasts and was in use in England as early as 1253.
Jacob Sheldon Easterling, Sr Birth: Aug. 24, 1871 Georgia, USA Death: Sep. 24, 1928 Georgia, USA J. S. Easterling Found Dead on Road Ludowici, Ga., Sept., 26, 1928 Mr. J. S. Easterling, of Eulonia …