Johann Jacob Phifer (1757 - 1846)

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Nicknames: "John"
Birthplace: Bavaria, Germany
Death: Died in Knox County, Ohio, United States
Occupation: farmer; inn-keeper
Managed by: Robert Michael DeGraff, II
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About Johann Jacob Phifer

Jacob Phifer moved to Knox County, Ohio in 1818. He owned and operated an inn in what is now the village of Jelloway, Knox County, Ohio. The inn was an important stage stop on the route between Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio.

Jacob fought in both the American Revolutionary War and the War of 1812.

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J. Jacob Phifer's Timeline

1757
March 10, 1757
Bavaria, Germany
1846
September 10, 1846
Age 89
Knox County, Ohio, United States
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Jelloway, Knox County, Ohio, United States