30 December 1765–7 June 1831 (Age 65)
Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States
When Jacob Mechling was born on 30 December 1765, in Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Theobald Dewalt Mechling Jr., was 34 and his mother, Anna Sabilla Kohler, was 29. He married Anna Maria Otterman in 1782. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1790 and Hopewell Township, Perry, Ohio, United States in 1830. He died on 7 June 1831, in Perry, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Saint Pauls Church Cemetery, Glenford, Perry, Ohio, United States.
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