Jacob Sandage

February 1838–about 1917 (Age 78)
Perry, Indiana, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Sandage was born in February 1838, in Perry, Indiana, United States, his father, Thomas Sandage, was 30 and his mother, Margaret F. Lasher, was 32. He married Jane Elizabeth Ramsey in 1858. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Tobin Township, Perry, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Union Township, Perry, Indiana, United States for about 30 years. He died about 1917, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Bee Branch, Van Buren, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Sandage
1838–1917
Jane Elizabeth Ramsey
1832–1906
Marriage: 1858
William Thomas Sandage
1859–1942
Nancy M. Sandage
1861–1880
Martha J. Sandage
1865–1900
Sarah E Sandage
1864–
Frances Ann Sandage
1867–1932
Diana W Sandage
1869–1891
Susan E Sandage
1872–1898
Samuel Ed Lincoln Sandage
1875–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1858
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Ellenore F. Sandage

    Female1829–1904Female

    Eleanore Sandage

    Female1829–1904Female

    George Sandage

    Male1829–1906Male

    Male1833–1901Male

    Martha A Sandage

    Female1834–1861Female

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World Events (8)

1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 3

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.
1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 23

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Polish Sandacz, a nickname from sandacz ‘perch’ (the fish).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Sandage in household of Thomas Sandage, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jacob Sandage, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jacob Sandage, "United States Census, 1870"

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