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Jacob Eby

Male Abt 1884 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Jacob Eby 
    Born Abt 1884  , St. Joseph Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number dnf-78190 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I78190  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Jacob B. Eby,   b. 16 Oct 1851, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1918  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Wenger,   b. 1856,   d. 28 Feb 1896, , Elkhart Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1872  , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F5139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Eby, Mervin, son of Jacob and Elizabeth (Wenger) Eby, was born in St. Joseph Co., Ind., Mar. 9, 1886; died at the Elkhart Nursing Home, Elkhart, Ind., Mar. 4, 1971; aged 84 y. 11 m. 23 d. On Dec. 9, 1905, he was married to Goldie Bemiller, who survives. Also surviving are 3 daughters (Vada - Mrs. Harvey Fink, Esther - Mrs. Russel Wenger, and Helen - Mrs. Irvin Grabill), 3 sons (Everett, Wayne, and Russel), 13 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and 3 brothers (Ira, Ralph, and Jacob). He was a member of the Olive Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held Mar. 7, in charge of Richard Hostetler and Ivan Weaver; interment in the Olive Cemetery

      Gospel HeralD - Volume LXIV, Number 18 - May 4, 1971 - pp 411, 412

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 540.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, November 7, 1918 - Obituary of Jacob Eby.

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