Posted By:kathryn Alexander
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Subject:Re: I am looking for Lewis M Jacobs family
Post Date:October 16, 2012 at 13:45:28
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Barbara, You can find this at google news archives.

The Telegraph Herald-June 21, 1911

Mr. Alden B. Jacobs, a good citizen of the village, celebrated his seventy-seventh birthday anniversary Monday, June 12. He was born twenty-one miles east of Cleveland, Ohio, June 12th 1834; came to Green county in '44 and removed to Gratiot, Kis., (there is a Gratiot County in Michigan) twelve years ago; enlisted in the Third Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, Co. H, and was wounded at Dallas Mountain, Georgia, May 25th, 1864, and came home from the war in the fall of '65. He was united in marriage to Miss Sarah Emily Abernatha October 1st, 1854, in Wiota township. After marriage they moved to Muscoda, Wis.; lived on the banks of the river. Eleven children have been the fruits of his marriage.

At familysearch.org
Wisconsin Births
Alice Jacobs
May 17, 1869
Green, Wis.
Parents-Alden Benjemin Wilson Jacobs and Sarah Emily Abernathy

Iowa Marriages
Norman H. Jacobs
Born-1856 Wyota, Wis.
Parents-Alden Jacobs and Emily Abernathy
Spouse-Eda May Herrick
Marriage Date-March 5, 1882 at Buena Vista, Iowa

There is also a marriage in Wisconsin for Caroline A. Jacobs in 1883 it states her parents are Alden and Sarah Jacobs.

Good luck in your search. Kathryn