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Jacob Overmyer

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Longstown, PA, USA
Death: October 11, 1849 (63)
Jackson, Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Peter Overmire and Maria Eva Overmyer
Husband of Catharine Overmyer
Father of Jeremiah Overmyer; Benjamin Jackson Overmyer and John Overmyer
Brother of John George Overmire; Catharine Anspach; Mary Magdalene Overmyer; Elizabeth Mohler; Peter Overmyer and 6 others

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About Jacob Overmyer

JACOB (Peter; J. G.), second son of Peter and Eva (Hennick) Overmyer, was born near Longstown (now New Berlin), Union county, Pa., May 14th, 1786, and came with his parents to Perry county Ohio, in 1801, being about sixteen years old. sometime during the year 1812. He married Catharine Binckly, born in Union conty, Pa., December 2nd, 1792, and later moved to Sandusky county. He bought 160 acres of the government in 1835, and located on section 10 of Sandusky township. He had a fair German education. They were members of the Lutheran church; a democrat. He died October 11th, 1849, and she May 7th, 1851, and are burried at Muskalunge cemetery Children:

Elizabeth, born November 28th, 1813; died February 14th, 1883.

Peter, born August 4th, 1815.

Jeremiah, born January 25th, 1817.

David, born September 25th, 1821.

John, born March, 20th, 1822.

Benjamin Jackson, born August 30th, 1825.

Mary, born November 13th, 1826.

Martin Van, born September 6th, 1837.

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Jacob Overmyer's Timeline

May 14, 1786
Longstown, PA, USA
January 25, 1817
Age 30
March 20, 1823
Age 36
August 30, 1825
Age 39
October 11, 1849
Age 63
Jackson, Sandusky, Ohio, USA