Jacob Egly

29 September 1849–6 April 1934 (Age 84)
Butler, DeKalb, Indiana, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Egly was born on 29 September 1849, in Butler, DeKalb, Indiana, United States, his father, Heinrich Egly, was 25 and his mother, Katherine Goldschmidt, was 22. He married Lydia Moser in 1871, in Adams, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Monroe Township, Adams, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Jefferson Township, Adams, Indiana, United States in 1930. He died on 6 April 1934, in Woodburn, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Egly
1849–1934
Lydia Moser
1846–1918
Marriage: 1871
Noah Egly
1872–1938
Ellen Egly
1873–1940
Samuel S. Egly
1875–1951
Emma Egly
1876–1944
Catherine Egly
1878–1939
Henry W Egley
1879–1931
Mary M. Egly
1882–1953
Veronica Fanny Egly
1883–1967
Milo Jacob Egly
1890–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1871
Adams, Indiana, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 2

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 23

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant spelling of Egli .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jacob Egly in household of Samuel S Egly, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jacob Egley in household of Henry Egley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jacob Egly in household of Henry Egly, "United States Census, 1860"

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