1740–27 January 1823 (Age 83)
Elsdorf, Erftkreis, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
When Jost Eckhoff was born in 1740, in Elsdorf, Erftkreis, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, his father, Johann Theodur Eckhoff, was 24 and his mother, Margareten Elisabeth Cordes, was 23. He married Mette Adelheid Peper on 16 November 1764, in Elsdorf, Zeven, Hanover, Prussia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 27 January 1823, in his hometown, at the age of 83, and was buried in Elsdorf, Rotenburg, Hanover, Prussia, Germany.
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