Jacob W Eamer

16 March 1778–26 July 1878 (Age 100)
Cornwall, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Jacob W

When Jacob W Eamer was born on 16 March 1778, in Cornwall, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada, his father, Peter Eamer, was 19 and his mother, Maria Catharina Gallinger, was 19. He married Hannah Cryderman about 1818, in Osnabruck, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. In 1824, at the age of 83, his occupation is listed as farmer in Montague, Lanark, Ontario, Canada. He died on 26 July 1878, at the age of 100, and was buried in Cornwall, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada.

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Jacob W Eamer
Ann McQuay
Marriage: 5 September 1826
Robert Henry Eamer
George Archibald Eamer
Margaret Jane Eamer
Peter Eamer
Daniel Eamer
Mary Eliza Eamer
Louise Eamer
Wesley Eamer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 September 1826Cornwall, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada
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    World Events (2)

    1867 · Ontario Founded
    Age 89
    On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
    Age 93
    British Columbia joins the confederation.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English (y)emer ‘(gate)keeper, guardian’.

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

    Sources (11)

    • Jacob Ames in entry for Daniel Ames and Sarah Jane Mcallister, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
    • Jacob Eamor in entry for Danial Eamor, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"
    • Jacob Amer, "Find A Grave Index"

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