Jacob Wolfe

25 September 1805–24 September 1878 (Age 73)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Wolfe was born on 25 September 1805, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Jacob Wolff, was 32 and his mother, Catherine Bashore, was 33. He died on 24 September 1878, in Union, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Lewisburg Cemetery, Lewisburg, Union, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Jacob Wolff
1773–1814
Catherine Bashore
1772–1852
Catherine Wolfe
1796–1881
John Wolfe
Jacob Wolfe
1805–1878
John Wolfe
1807–1882
Samuel Wolfe
1810–1850
Jonathan Wolfe
1812–1890
Elizabeth Wolfe
1822–1907

Parents and Siblings

    John Jacob Wolff

    Male1773–1814Male

    Catherine Bashore

    Female1772–1852Female

siblings

(7)

    Catherine Wolfe

    Female1796–1881Female

    Male1805–1878Male

    Male1807–1882Male

    Samuel Wolfe

    Male1810–1850Male

    Male1812–1890Male

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 7

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 20

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

Irish, English, and German: variant spelling of Wolf .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Jacob Wolfe, "Find A Grave Index"

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