Jacob C. Spalding

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

The Life Summary 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, Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, United States.

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

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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 (Angus): variant of Spaulding .History: The surname was taken to Scotland in the 13th century by Radulphus de Spalding. His descendants prospered, and the name is still common in Scotland. Early American Spaldings include Thomas Spalding, born in Frederica, GA, in 1774, who introduced sea-island cotton in GA, and the physician Lyman Spalding, born in Cornish, NH, in 1775, who founded US Pharmacopoeia.

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

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Sources (8)

  • Jacob Spaulding, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jacob Spaulding in household of Elias Spaulding, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jacob C. Spalding - Government record: birth-name: Jacob C. Spalding

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