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Jacob Berkey

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Birthplace: Holmes County, Ohio, United States
Death: March 02, 1882 (36)
Harvey County, Kansas, United States
Place of Burial: Potwin, Butler County, Kansas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Stephen Berkey and Anna "Nancy" Berkey
Husband of Leah Berkey-Kilmer
Father of Susannah Pletcher and Noah Ellsworth Berkey
Brother of Barbara (Berkey) Shaum; Catherine Berkey; Mary Overholt; Veronica (Fanny) Good; Leah Berkey and 4 others
Half brother of Sarah S Brenneman; Amanda Bixler; Nancy Anna Bloom; Stephen Berkey; John “Johnny” Berkey and 4 others

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About Jacob Berkey

BARKEY.- On the 2nd of March, in Harvey Co., Kansas, of typhoid pneumonia, of which he suffered severely about two weeks, Bro. Jacob Barkey [sic Berkey], aged ___ [about 37]. He bore his sufferings with Christian meekness, rejoicing as he said in the consciousness of having passed from death unto life. A bereaved companion and seven children are left to mourn their loss. He was buried at Holdemans grave-yard.

Funeral services were conducted by Daniel Brundage and Jacob Holdeman, from Isa. 38:1: "Set thine house in order, for thou shalt die and not live."

Herald of Truth, April 1, 1882, page 108, 109, 110

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Jacob Berkey's Timeline

1845
November 24, 1845
Holmes County, Ohio, United States
1868
December 2, 1868
Wadsworth, Medina County, Ohio, United States
1879
April 15, 1879
Tennessee, United States
1882
March 2, 1882
Age 36
Harvey County, Kansas, United States
March 2, 1882
Age 36
Potwin, Butler County, Kansas, United States