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About Jacob Sexton

Married: July 26, 1808 in Knox Co., Kentucky

Lived in Des Moines, Iowa and 1848 was in Flint River twp., Watts Nebraska.

NOTE at one time these children were linked to this couple and were listed on Pat O'conner's online Sexton family and for this reason I will leave the annotation here under Jacob as to them being deleted off and placed into the proper family and the link to them and - she corrected and deleted the information given as follows:

  • * 76 i. Calvary T. Sexton, born May 20, 1824 in Cabell County, (West) Virginia; died September 06, 1892 in Mahaska County, Iowa; married (1) Nancy Young Dodd March 25, 1847 in Sangamon County, Illinois; married (2) Mary Ann Miller February 11, 1882 in Mahaska County, Iowa.
  • * John Wesley Sexton, born Abt. 1825 in Cabell County, (West) Virginia; died August 10, 1853 in Loami Township, Sangamon County, Illinois; married Angeline Holdridge June 26, 1844 in Sangamon County, Illinois; born Abt. 1830 in New York; died Unknown.
  • * iii. Elizabeth Sexton, born Abt. 1827 in Cabell County, (West) Virginia; died Bet. 1880 - 1900 in Lucas County, Iowa; married (1) Henry Rumasher June 01, 1843 in Sangamon County, Illinois; born Abt. 1810 in France; died Bet. 1850 - 1853 in Macoupin County, Illinois; married (2) John Harris Briggs, Sr. December 15, 1853 in Macoupin County, Illinois; born 1829 in New York; died April 03, 1905 in Lucas County, Iowa.
  • * vi. Mary Sexton, born Bet. 1830 - 1835 in Sangamon County, Illinois; died Unknown; married Peter Vansil February 03, 1846 in Sangamon County, Illinois; born Unknown; died Unknown.

They are the children of :

 William Sexton, born Bet. 1802 - 1805 in Greenbrier County, (West) Virginia; died Bet. 1831 - 1840 in Sangamon County, Illinois. He was the son of 304. William Saxton and 305. Elizabeth Black. 

He married Mary Jarrett, born Bet. 1800 - 1810 in Virginia; died Aft. 1846. She was the daughter of 306. David Jarrett and 307. Sallie Mitchell.

This line starts at William Saxton/Sexton & Eizabeth Black

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Jacob Sexton's Timeline

1783
1783
Grayson, Virginia, United States
1807
1807
Age 24
Knox, Kentucky
1808
July 26, 1808
Age 25
Grayson, Virginia
1810
May 26, 1810
Age 27
Knox, Ky
1812
1812
Age 29
Tennessee
1819
May 23, 1819
Age 36
Whitley, Kentucky / Overton,tennessee
1826
1826
Age 43
Sangamon, IL, USA
1852
August 12, 1852
Age 69
Flint River, Des Moines, Iowa / Scarpy, Nebraska