Jacob White was born in Preston Hollow on February 27, 1847, a son of David White and Ann Mackey, and a brother to Silas White who died in the Civil War.
Marriage & Children
Nothing is known about his first marriage, but Jacob married secondly at about 1880, Rose E. _____ a widow who was born at about 1854 in Penssylvania. They had a son, Charles A. White who was born in Wisconsin at about 1884.
|Residence at Enlistment:||Preston Hollow|
|Place of Birth:||Preston Hollow|
|Date of Birth:||27 Feb 1847|
|Names of Parents:||David (White) and Mary Ann Mackey|
|Term of Enlistment:||3 years|
|Enlistment Date:||11 Apr 1865|
|Enlistment Place:||Albany, New York |
|State Served:||New York|
|Muster Out Date:||8 Jul 1865 |
|Muster Out Place:||Elmira, NY|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 18. "Discharged July 1866"|
|Sources Used: Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War|
Jacob died on November 9, 1910 at Fairmont, North Dakota.
Additional Research Notes
- Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War
- Ancestry Military Databases
- Civil War Pension Records @ Fold3.com