Jacob Luper

27 October 1792–3 October 1842 (Age 49)
Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Luper was born on 27 October 1792, in Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Hans Jacob Lupfer, was 27 and his mother, Mary Magdalene “Mattie” Bernheisel, was 17. He married Nancy McMurtry on 15 April 1813, in Harmonsburg, Summit Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 3 October 1842, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 49.

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Jacob Luper
Nancy McMurtry
Marriage: 15 April 1813
David Luper
Sarah Ann Luper
Martin James Bernheisel Luper
Harriet Luper
John A. Luper
Margaret Abigail Luper
Jasper Luper

Spouse and Children

15 April 1813
Harmonsburg, Summit Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States


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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Age 11

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

Age 16

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch Looper .

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

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