Henry Jacobs

14 July 1788–15 October 1844 (Age 56)
Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Jacobs was born on 14 July 1788, in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States, his father, Stephen Jacobs, was 24 and his mother, Hannah Rebecca Bailey, was 20. He married Maryette Polly Udall on 10 January 1811, in Ontario, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 15 October 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Henry Jacobs
1788–1844
Maryette Polly Udall
1791–1838
Marriage: 10 January 1811
Elisa Ann Jacobs
1812–1815
Rebecca Coates Jacobs
1815–1853
Henry Bailey Jacobs
1817–1886
Elizabeth Ann Jacobs
1819–1887
Maryette Jacobs
1821–1868
Lydia Gage Jacobs
1822–1895
Ancel Washington Jacobs
1825–1838
Bailey Cabrisca Jacobs
1827–1850
Almond Lafaett Jacobs
1829–1831

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 January 1811Ontario, New York, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1789
    Age 1
    George Washington elected first president of United States.
    1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State
    Age 3
    On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
    1803
    Age 15
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch, Flemish, German, English, and Jewish: patronymic from the personal name Jacob , ‘Jacob's (son)’, with genitival (or, as an English name, post-medieval excrescent) -s. This surname is also found in France (Nord, Alsace, and Lorraine). As a Jewish surname it has absorbed various other Jewish patronymics from the same personal name, as for example Jacobowitz , and in North America also cognates from other languages, for example Slovenian Jakopič (patronymic from an old variant of the personal name Jakob ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Jacob

    Sources (8)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Henry Jacobs - birth: 14 July 1788; Guilford, Windham, Vermont, United States
    • Henry in entry for Henry B Jacobs, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Henry in entry for Henry B Jacobs, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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