Jacob Moser

about 1810–27 August 1884 (Age 74)
Randolph, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Jacob

When Jacob Moser was born about 1810, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, his father, Jacob C. Moser, was 21 and his mother, Mary Polly Stephens, was 15. He married Martha Ashbaugh on 2 December 1830, in Monroe, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Lisbon, Linn, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Indiana, United States in 1870. He died on 27 August 1884, in Clay, Indiana, United States, at the age of 74.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Jacob? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Jacob Moser
Martha Ashbaugh
Marriage: 2 December 1830
Mary Moser
Kessiah Moser
Jacob Moser
Joseph Mosier
Eliza Jane Mosier
Jeremiah M. Moser
Martha K. Moser
Harrison Hubbard Moser
Sarilda Louise Mosier

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 December 1830Monroe, Indiana, United States
  • Children


    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings



    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 9
    Historical Boundaries 1819: Owen, Indiana, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 20
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    South German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived near a peat bog, Middle High German mōs, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word. Compare Mosser and Musser .North German (Möser): metonymic occupational name for a vegetable grower or seller, from an agent noun based on Middle Low German mōs ‘vegetable’.German (Möser): habitational name from any of several places called Möser, or for someone from any of several places called Möse, Moese, and Mösen.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (7)

    • Jacob Moses, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Jacob Moser, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"
    • Jacob Mosier, "United States Census, 1850"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.