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Jacob Moore

Jacob was born March 27,1821 in Harrisburg, Daulphin County, Pennsylvania.

Jacob married Catharine Waltz on November 7, 1841. They had ten children, John Waltz (October 8, 1842 to February 8, 1923), Sarah Ann (1844 to 1910), Mary Ann (September 16, 1846 to 1933), David (1849 to 1932), Peter (1851 to 1853). Levi (1853 to 1854), Samuel Henry (April 13, 1855 to 1946), Catharine (1858 to February 4, 1879), Elizabeth (1862 to 1921), and William Clayton (March 27, 1865 to 1946).

In 1856 he moved to Juda, Green County, Wisconsin.

In March of 1864 he moved to Waterloo, Iowa.

In about 1868 he became an invalid and his son John returned home to be the head of the household.

Jacob died in Farmers Valley, Nebraska on March 21, 1877 at the age of 55 years, 11 months, 25 days. He was buried in Farmers Valley, Hamilton County, Nebraska.

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