Mrs Jacob

about 1689–
Vä, Jönköping, Sweden

The Life of Jacob

Mrs Jacob was born about 1689, in Vä, Jönköping, Sweden. She married Johann Jacob Eiertanzer about 1710, in Vä, Jönköping, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Johann Jacob Eiertanzer
Mrs Jacob
Marriage: about 1710
Elin Jacobsson

Spouse and Children

about 1710
Vä, Jönköping, Sweden


World Events (4)


Age 9

King Charles II invaded Denmark. Forced Danish King to sign Peace of Travendal.
1700 · The Great Northern War

Age 11

By 1658, Sweden had become a great power in northern Europe. The Great Northern War from 1700 through 1721 resulted in the loss of land amassed by Sweden in areas such as Germany, Norway, and Denmark. Nearly 200,000 Swedes lost their lives due to the war while Sweden lost much of its dominance in the Baltic Region.

Age 31

Northern War occurred.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: The scriptural name Yaakob has been translated as "taking hold of the heel, supplanter, layer of snares" or as "heel-holder." Jacoba is a female name derived from Jacob. Jacobina is a Scottish female name formed from Jacoba.

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