Jacob Erkenbrecht

New York, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Erkenbrecht was born in 1786, in New York, United States, his father, Philip Erckenbrack, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Jung, was 24. He married Catherine Muir in 1811, in Johnstown, Fulton, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Moravia, Moravia, Cayuga, New York, United States for about 10 years and Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States in 1865.

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Jacob Erkenbrecht
Catherine Muir
Marriage: 1811
John C Erkenbrack

Spouse & Children

Johnstown, Fulton, New York, United States


  • John C Erkenbrack


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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 0

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 11

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 33

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. 

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Sources (3)

  • Jacob Ercanbrach, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Jacob Escanbrack in household of George Hamilton, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Jacob Ercanback, "United States Census, 1850"

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