Jacob C. Barnhisel

#5844, b. 12 Nov 1845, d. 29 Aug 1927
Last Edited:7 Sep 2017
FatherJacob Barnhisel1 b. 18 Sep 1798, d. 24 Oct 1876
MotherSusannah Grogg1 b. about 1808, d. 11 Feb 1882
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Valentine Berndheisell

Children of Jacob C. Barnhisel and Elizabeth Sommers

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJacob C. Barnhisel was born on 12 Nov 1845 at Perry Township, Miami County, IN.1,2
Census1850, household memberJacob Barnhart (given age 4) was enumerated as a household member living with Cornelius Barnhart (given age 22) on the 1850 Census at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. Although they were entered as Barnharts, it is obvious from the names and ages of family members that this is the Barnhisel family.2
Census1860, household memberJacob Barnhisle (given age 14) was enumerated in the household of Jacob Barnhisle (given age 60) on the 1860 Census at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. He was attending school..3
Census1870, household memberJacob Barnhisel (given age 23) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of Jacob Barnhisel (given age 62), living in Perry Township, Miami County, IN. He worked as a farm laborer..4
Will, HeirsIn his father Jacob Barnhisel's will, dated 7 Mar 1876 at Miami County, IN, Jacob C. Barnhisel was named as one of the heirs. He was to initially receive $250, plus another $666 after the death of his mother.5
Marriage LicenseHe and Elizabeth Summer obtained a marriage license on 31 Jan 1878 at Miami County, IN.6
MarriageJacob C. Barnhisel married Elizabeth Summer, daughter of Jacob Sommers and Lucinda (--?--), on 3 Feb 1878 at Miami County, IN. John Old, Justice of the Peace, officiated.6
Census1880Jacob Barnhisel (given age 33) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in Perry Township, Miami County, IN, with his wife Elsabeth Barnhisel (given age 24), daughter(s) Minnie M Barnhisel (given age 1). Jacob was a farmer, while Elisabeth kept house.7
Census1900Jacob Barnhisel (given age 54) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. With him was his wife Elicebeth, daughter(s) Minnie M and Rosa C . Jacob was a farmer, and owned his farm free and clear of any mortgage.8
Census1910Jacob Barnhisel (given age 64) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. Also living in the house was his wife Elizabeth Barnhisel (given age 54).9
DeathJacob C. Barnhisel died at age 81 following two and one-half days of exposure when he was taken ill, presumably from a stroke of paralysis, on 29 Aug 1927 at his home near Gilead in Perry Township, Miami County, IN.1,10
BurialHe was buried at Gaerte Cemetery in Perry Township, Miami County, IN.1,10

Citations:

  1. [S1768] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716
  2. [S849] 1850 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  3. [S850] 1860 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  4. [S439] 1870 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  5. [S1327] IN. Miami County. Circuit Court. digital images. Miami County Courthouse, Circuit Court. Peru, IN, USA. Ancestry.com. Indiana, Wills and Probate Records, 1798-1999 : 07 Mar 1876.
  6. [S1403] FamilySearch.org. Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007. Miami Co, IN. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1410397
  7. [S846] 1880 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  8. [S843] 1900 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  9. [S839] 1910 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  10. [S511] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The News-Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 1996.
  11. [S1788] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716