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Jacob Empie, Pvt.

Also Known As: "possibly Johann Jacob Empie"
Birthdate: (7)
Birthplace: Palatine, Stone Arabia, Montgomery, New York, United States
Death: August 6, 1777 (7)
Oriska (Oriskany) Battlefield, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Whitestown, Oneida, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Frederick Empie and Maria Elisabetha Empie/ Empey
Brother of John Frederich Empie; Johan Philip Empie; Dorothea Marie Empie; Anna Kuhl; Maria Empie and 3 others
Half brother of William Empie and Elisabeth Lampman

Occupation: Soldier / Battle of Oriskany
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About Jacob Empie, Pvt.

'''Jacob Empie'''

notes: possibly Johan Jacob Empie possible marriage to: Hannah or Anna Wohleben b.5/3/1759 note- if married citation surfaces, Jacob could have Death errors, as he would have been 8 years of age at Death. possible son: Jacob Empie Jr.

Fought in the ''Battle of Oriska (Oriskany)'' 8/6/1777

under Command of

General Nicholas Herkimer

Tyron County Militia, New York, USA. [Brig. Gen. Nicholas Herkimer]

''Thoughts:'' Died young, between 7 and 8 years of age-was he a Flag Bearer? Drummer Boy?
It is likely Johann Jacob Empie was born earlier in about 1759, placing him at about 18 at age of Death verses 7-8 Years old. 
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Jacob Empie, Pvt.'s Timeline

August 31, 1769
Stone Arabia, Montgomery, New York, United States
August 6, 1777
Age 7
New York, United States
Whitestown, Oneida, New York, United States