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Jacob C. Myers, Jr

Jacob C. Myers, Jr

Male 1821 - 1887  (66 years)

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  • Name Jacob C. Myers  [1
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 10 Jan 1821  Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Feb 1887  Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Emmanuel (Baust) Luth. Ch. Cem, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I275  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2012 

    Father Jacob C. Myers,   b. 17 Apr 1784,   d. 23 Mar 1857, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Rachel Schnauffer / Snouffer,   b. 25 Jan 1790, Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1855, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 7
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Julia A. (Julianna) Strevig,   b. 2 Jun 1826, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1898, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1844  Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. James H. Myers,   b. 14 Sep 1845, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1925, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Emily Louisa Jane Myers,   b. 4 Jan 1848, Westminster Dist, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1930, Taneytown, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. William G. Myers,   b. 14 Dec 1849, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1896, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     4. Jeremiah Jacob Myers,   b. 28 Oct 1851, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1854, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     5. Anna Elizabeth Myers,   b. Oct 1854, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Melanchton Myers,   b. 27 Jan 1857, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1925, Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +7. Charles Wesley Myers,   b. 3 Feb 1860, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1923, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Laura Virginia Myers,   b. 16 Jan 1863, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1900  (Age 37 years)
     9. Theodore J. Myers,   b. 25 Aug 1865, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1905, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1944  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Jacob C. Myers, Jr.
    Jacob C. Myers, Jr.
    Courtesy of www.Findagrave.com

  • Notes 
    • The 1850 census shows Jacob, 28, a farmer, living with his wife Julia A, 24, and three children: James H, 4; Emily L, 2; and William G, 9 months. His brother John and family lived next to them. 1850 U.S. Census, Dist. 2, Carroll Cnty, MD (M 432, Roll 289, stamped p. 405B).

      The 1860 census lists Jacob, 39 yrs old, living with his wife Julia A., 34, and six children: James, 14; Emily, 12; William, 10; Elizabeth, 7; Melanchin, 3, and Charles 8/12ths. 1860 U.S. Census, Union P.O., Carroll Cnty, MD (M 653, Roll 471, stamped p. 659).

      The 1870 census shows that the family consisted of Jacob, 49, and Julia A, 44, together with children William G., 20; Anna E., 16; Malachtin, 13; Charles A., 10; Luann V., 8; and Theo J., 4. 1870 U.S. Census, Uniontown P.O., Carroll Cnty, MD (M 593, Roll 582, stamped p. 345).

      Jacob is buried in the Baust's (Emanuel) Lutheran/Reformed Cemetery, on Old Taneytown Rd (Rt 832), near Tyrone, Carroll Cnty, MD. See: http://files.usgwarchives.net/md/carroll/cemeteries/baust.txt , extracting records of 16 Oct 1889 and published in The Democratic Advocate.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p.81.

    2. [S349] MD Census 1860, Union PO|, Maryland, Carroll Cnty, Union P.O., 1860 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M653, Roll 471, p. 659).

    3. [S480] MD Census 1870, Uniontown|, Maryland, Carroll Cnty, Uniontown P.O., 1870 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M593, Roll 582, p. 345).

    4. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

    5. [S346] Gervaise - Rachel Snouffer|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolack, "Descendants of Rachel Snouffer", (Email report (relying primarily on census data) from ten8ious@msn.com to Wm. C. Snouffer : 27 May 2006).

    6. [S12] Ott|, Richard H. Ott, Jr., "Ott Genealogy" : Oct 2003, (Richard H. Ott, Jr., 4208 Elsa Terr, Baltimore, MD 21117; DickOtt@aol.com).

    7. [S39] Carroll Cemeteries 5/1|, Carroll County Cemeteries, Vol. 5, part 1, (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y, Westminster, MD : 1999), p. 42.