Jacob Becher
(1778-1854)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Elizabeth Essig

Jacob Becher 1 2

  • Born: 25 May 1778 1 3
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth Essig
  • Died: 19 Mar 1854, , Stark, OH at age 75 1
  • Buried: Canton: West Lawn Cemetery, Stark, OH 1

   Other names for Jacob were Jacob Beeher and Jacob Beeker.3

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1830 in Plain Twp., Stark, OH. 1 3 In 1830 Jacob Beeker [Beeher] has this household
Males (born)
Under 5 (1826-1830)
5-9 (1821-1825) = 2 sons
50-59 (1771-1780) = 1 father Jacob
Females (born)
15-19 (1811-1815) = 1 daughter
20-29 (1801-1810) = 1 daughter
30-39 (1791-1800) = 1 daughter
50-59 (1771-1780) = 1 wife.

2. Book: Hisotry of Stark County, Canton Townshp: "Rev. A. Weier, of the Lutheran Church, died in 1828. The first organization of this congreation was effected about the years 1812 or 1813. Among the first appear the names of Simon Essing, Jacob Becher, ...", 1881. 4


Jacob married Elizabeth Essig, daughter of Simon Essig and Julia Margaret Schneer. (Elizabeth Essig was born on 14 Sep 1784 in , York, PA,5 6 died on 4 Apr 1860 in , Stark, OH 5 and was buried in Canton: West Lawn Cemetery, Stark, OH 5.)


Sources


1 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=112399550.

2 Essig, Isaish, Geneaology of the Essig Family (1883. Family Tree by Isaiah Essig.).

3 1830 United States Census, Ohio, Stark County, Plain Township, Series: M19 Roll: 140 Page: 262.

4 History of Stark County : with an outline sketch of Ohio (Chicago: Baskin & Battey, 1881, 1022 pgs.), Canton Township, Page 360.

5 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=112399505.

6 Essig, Jacob E., Account of the Essig Reunion, June, 1884 (June, 1884. Canton, Stark, Ohio.).



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