Jacob Starring

1819–16 May 1869 (Age 50)
New York, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Starring was born in 1819, in New York, United States, his father, John A Starring, was 27 and his mother, Polly Windecker, was 25. He had at least 1 daughter. He died on 16 May 1869, at the age of 50, and was buried in West Lowville Rural Cemetery, West Lowville, Lowville, Lewis, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John A Starring
1792–1860
Polly Windecker
1794–1869
Benjamin Starring
1817–1918
Jonas Starring
1825–1884
Moses Starring
1829–
Jacob Starring
1819–1869
Lucy Starring
1820–
Amanda Starring
1835–1926

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World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 8

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 17

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English starling ‘starling’ (Old English stærling), probably a nickname for a raucous or voracious person.

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

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  • Jacob Staring, "Find A Grave Index"

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