Jacob Joachim Weaver, Jr.

Jacob Joachim Weaver, Jr.

Male 1776 - 1850  (74 years)
Person ID: I25469  Sharon Vitter's Relative


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  • Name Jacob Joachim Weaver  [1, 2
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 1776  (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1850  Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date of death according to the Unser Leit: The Story of the Amish (namely, 1847) differs from the 1850 death date.
    Siblings
     1. Maria Weaver (ID:I33257),   d. 1794
     2. Elizabeth Weaver (ID:I24256),   b. 1774, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1812 and 1820, Brothersvalley, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. Catharine J. Weaver (ID:I25620),   b. 22 Sep 1777, (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1864, Scalp Level, Cambria, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Christian Weaver (ID:I25468),   b. 10 Apr 1780, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1859, Hopewell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Abraham Weaver (ID:I25466),   b. 4 Aug 1782, (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1845, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     6. Peter P. Weaver (ID:I270),   b. 1784, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1836, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     7. John Weaver (ID:I25467),   b. 26 Nov 1786, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1813, Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     8. Samuel J. Weaver (ID:I305),   b. 22 May 1788, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1868, Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     9. Michael Weaver (ID:I29897),   b. 8 Aug 1789, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1861, New Paris, Preble, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     10. David J. Weaver (ID:I25614),   b. 1790, (Before 1813 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania was a part of Lancaster and Dauphin Counties), Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1856, Richland, Cambria, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)

    Parents

    Family ID: F147 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Jacob Joachim Weaver, Sr. (ID:I303),   b. 8 Jun 1748, Kyburg, Zürich, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1820, Quemahoning, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Oberholtzer (ID:I24255),   b. 1748, Brecknock, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1791, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Conemaugh, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married Abt 1773  Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Rev Jacob Weaver War Line Document
    Fold3_Page_11_Revolutionary_War_Pension_and_BountyLand_Warrant_Application_Files Document
    Jacob Joachim Weaver, Sr,Fold3_Page_4_Compiled_Service_Records_of_Soldiers_Who_Served_in_the_American_Army_During_the_Revolutionary_War Document
    Fold3_Page_138_Numbered_Records_Books_Concerning_Military_Operations_and_Service_Pay_and_Settlement_of_Accounts_and_Supplies_in_the_War_Department_Collection_of_Revolutionary_War_R Document
    Reference Number 2512 

    Family

    Family ID: F17533  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife Catherine Naught (ID:I25584),   b. 1780, (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1847, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 1805  [3
    Children 
      1. Jacob Joachim Weaver, III (ID:I25586),   b. 29 Jul 1806, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1875, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
      2. Susanna Weaver (ID:I25587),   b. 1808, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1843, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
      3. Magdalena Weaver (ID:I25588),   b. Abt 1810, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1877  (Age ~ 67 years)
      4. Abraham Weaver (ID:I25585),   b. 29 Dec 1812,   d. 14 Feb 1883, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
      5. John J. Weaver (ID:I25591),   b. 1815, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1875  (Age 60 years)
      6. Samuel J. Weaver (ID:I25590),   b. 24 Oct 1817,   d. 13 Apr 1892, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
      7. Elizabeth Weaver (ID:I25589),   b. 1820,   d. 18 Jun 1901, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
      8. ? Weaver (ID:I50971),   b. 1822,   d. Abt 1840, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)

    Other Personal Events

    Arrival Abt 1815  (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Jacob Weaver's sons Peter, Samuel, and Jacob moved their families to Holmes County, Ohio 
    FSID LTGR-G3K 
    Religion Mennonite  [2
    Residence 1850  Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1776 - (Before 17 Apr 1795 Somerset County, Pennsylvania was part of Bedford County), Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - Abt 1815 - (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1850 - Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
  • Histories
    The Weaver Way: Zürich → Pennsylvania → Ohio
    The Weaver Way: Zürich → Pennsylvania → Ohio
    This history traces the path of Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's 4th great grandfather, Swiss immigrant Jacob Weaver Sr., who ventured from the canton of Zürich to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam on the ship Sally in 1767. His sons continued onward in the early 1800s to Ohio. Open questions remain about his ancestors in the old country.

  • Source Citations

    1. [S1009] 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio; Roll: M432_696; Page: 208B; Image: 257.
      1850 United States Federal Census
      1850 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio; Roll: M432_696; Page: 208B; Image: 257


    2. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), The Weaver Way: Zurich → Pennsylvania → Ohio.
      This history traces the path of Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's 4th great grandfather, Swiss immigrant Jacob Weaver Sr., who ventured from Zurich to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam on the ship Sally in 1767. His sons continued onward in the early 1800s to Ohio. Open questions remain about his ancestors in the old country.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/WeaverWay.php

    3. [S785] Jacob Weaver Family, Patricia M. Durst-Shaffer, (Name: Local genealogical society;).
      Jacob Weaver By Patricia M Durst-Shaffer Document
      Jacob Weaver By Patricia M Durst-Shaffer Document


    4. [S1251] Find A Grave, Jacob Weaver, Nov 1820.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/82474062/jacob-weaver
      Weaver Jacob Sr Headstone
      Weaver Jacob Sr Headstone
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      Weaver Jacob Sr. Headstone
      Weaver Jacob Sr. Headstone
      Weaver Sr Jacob Descendants Headstone
      Weaver Sr Jacob Descendants Headstone


    5. [S1633] Notes of Donald W. Weaver, Donald W. Weaver, Video by Donald and Felicia Weaver of Jacob Weaver website, June 17, 2021.
      Jacob Weaver (1748–1820) is Sharon Weaver Vitter's 4th great grandfather. He immigrated to Pennsylvania in 1767 on the ship Sally from Zurich, Switzerland via Rotterdam. He is buried in Shetler Cemetery, Davidsville, Somerset County, Pennsylvania. This video is a visit to the cemetery by Sharon's brother Don Weaver and his wife Felicia on June 17, 2021.
      https://youtu.be/Nh6SlC_KwLc