Jacob Chrisman

16 December 1768–27 August 1818 (Age 49)
Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Chrisman was born on 16 December 1768, in Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, John George Chrisman II, was 23 and his mother, Hannah McDowell, was 21. He died on 27 August 1818, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rockingham, Virginia, 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

John George Chrisman II
Hannah McDowell
Joseph Chrisman Sr
Jacob Chrisman
Hugh Chrisman
John Jack Chrisman
Charles Chrisman
Margaret O'Neal Chrisman
Elizabeth Chrisman
Hannah Chrisman

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 7

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

Age 8

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1783 · A Free America

Age 15

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

1 Respelling of German Christmann .2 Respelling of English Christman .3 Respelling of Slovenian Križman ( see Krizman 1).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Jacob Christian Chrisman, "Find A Grave Index"

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.