Jacob C. Spalding

4 March 1848–31 January 1915 (Age 66)
Buckeystown, Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Jacob C.

When Jacob C. Spalding was born on 4 March 1848, in Buckeystown, Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, Elias Gates Spalding, was 44 and his mother, Lizzie Ellen Howard, was 33. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Anne Florence Talbott. He lived in District 7, Frederick, Maryland, United States in 1900 and Urbana, Frederick, Maryland, United States in 1910. He died on 31 January 1915, in Buckeystown, Frederick, Maryland, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Mount Olivet Heights, Frederick, Maryland, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Jacob C. Spalding
Anne Florence Talbott
Gertrude E. Spalding
Harry E. Talbot
Lillian M. Talbot
James T. Talbot
Hattie N. Talbot
Nathan J. Talbot

Spouse and Children



    Gertrude E. Spalding


    Harry E. Talbot


    Lillian M. Talbot


    James T. Talbot


    Hattie N. Talbot


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+11 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 15

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 18

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so called from the Old English tribal name Spaldingas ‘people of the district called Spald’. The district name probably means ‘ditches’, referring to drainage channels in the fenland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Spaulding, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jacob Spaulding in household of Elias Spaulding, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jacob Spaulding in household of Elias Spaulding, "United States Census, 1870"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.