Jacob Spears

7 February 1757–about 1818 (Age 60)
Augusta, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Spears was born on 7 February 1757, in Augusta, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, George Frederick Spears, was 25 and his mother, Christenah Neeley Hardwin, was 26. He married Elizabeth Frances Neely on 3 June 1781, in Mercer, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died about 1818, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Spears
1757–1818
Abigail Huston
1765–1848
Marriage: 1 December 1791
John Spears
1793–
Mary Jane Spears
1794–
Archibald Spears
1796–
David Spears
1798–
Ann Huston Spears
1800–1879
William Spears
1804–
Nathan H. Spears
1806–1868
Willis Spears
1808–
Louisa Spears
1809–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 December 1791
Lincoln, Kentucky, United States
children

(9)

    John Spears

    Male1793–Male

    Female1794–Female

    Archibald Spears

    Male1796–Male

    Male1798–Male

    Ann Huston Spears

    Female1800–1879Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1775

Age 18

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 19

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1791

Age 34

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Spear .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jacob Spears, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Jacob Spears, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Jacob Spears, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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