Paul Franklin Jacobs

27 May 1891–16 June 1964 (Age 73)
York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Paul Franklin

When Paul Franklin Jacobs was born on 27 May 1891, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Franklin Landis Jacobs, was 39 and his mother, Anna Elizabeth Crumling, was 37. He lived in Manchester Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and East Manchester Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 16 June 1964, in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Manchester Union Cemetery, Manchester, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Franklin Landis Jacobs
Anna Elizabeth Crumling
Harris Clark Jacobs
William Garfield Jacobs
Mary Estella Jacobs
Iva Rebecca Jacobs
Lottie Maud Jacobs
George Allen Jacobs
Ella Viola Jacobs
Paul Franklin Jacobs
Anna Grace Jacobs

Parents and Siblings

    Franklin Landis Jacobs


    Anna Elizabeth Crumling




    Harris Clark Jacobs


    Mary Estella Jacobs


    William Garfield Jacobs


    Iva Rebecca Jacobs



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

Age 6

Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 21

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Jewish and English: patronymic from the personal name Jacob . As a Jewish surname it has also assimilated various other patronymics from the same personal name, as for example Jacobowitz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paul Franklin Jacobs, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • Paul Jacobs in household of Frank Jacobs, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Paul F Jacob in household of Frank L Jacob, "United States Census, 1910"

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