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Jacob BECKERAge: 81 years17951876

Name
Jacob BECKER

Johannes Jacob Becker

Name
Johannes Jacob Becker
Type
also known as
Birth January 4, 1795
Baptism October 24, 1797 (Age 2 years)
Death of a fatherMichael Becker
November 18, 1816 (Age 21 years)
MarriageBarbara HECKERView this family
March 9, 1821 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Becker
April 12, 1822 (Age 27 years)
Occupation
Farmer

Baptism of a daughterElizabeth Becker
April 14, 1822 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Michael Becker
February 8, 1824 (Age 29 years)
Death of a motherBarbara Bohrer
February 27, 1824 (Age 29 years)
Baptism of a sonMichael Becker
March 8, 1824 (Age 29 years)
Baptism of a daughterBarbara Becker
March 4, 1825 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Barbara Becker
April 30, 1825 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Magdalena Becker
May 19, 1831 (Age 36 years)
Baptism of a daughterMagdalena Becker
May 22, 1831 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Catherine BECKER
September 13, 1833 (Age 38 years)
Baptism of a daughterCatherine BECKER
September 22, 1833 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Maria Becker
January 31, 1836 (Age 41 years)
Baptism of a daughterMaria Becker
February 7, 1836 (Age 41 years)
Immigration
New York on Ship Havre
August 23, 1836 (Age 41 years)

Birth of a daughter
#7
Julia Becker
April 1838 (Age 43 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Marriage of a childGeorge Jacob HeckerElizabeth BeckerView this family
November 30, 1841 (Age 46 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Marriage of a childDavid WohlgemuthBarbara BeckerView this family
September 26, 1843 (Age 48 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Death of a daughterBarbara Becker
June 23, 1846 (Age 51 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Cause: Lung Fever
Marriage of a childMichael BeckerCaroline SchmidtView this family
May 3, 1849 (Age 54 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Marriage of a childWilliam BeckenbachMagdalena BeckerView this family
September 13, 1849 (Age 54 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Marriage of a childHenry BECKENBACHCatherine BECKERView this family
May 11, 1854 (Age 59 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Marriage of a childGeorge Michael AbelMaria BeckerView this family
November 9, 1856 (Age 61 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Marriage of a childConrad RalphJulia BeckerView this family
October 5, 1858 (Age 63 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Death of a wifeBarbara HECKER
November 18, 1868 (Age 73 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Burial of a wifeBarbara HECKER
December 16, 1868 (Age 73 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Death of a daughterMaria Becker
March 5, 1872 (Age 77 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Death March 18, 1876 (Age 81 years)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Cause of death: Hemiplegia (Paralysis on one side of the body)
Burial
Woodland Cemetery
March 20, 1876 (2 days after death)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Latitude: N41.4995 Longitude: W81.6954

Family with parents - View this family
father
Michael Becker
Birth: November 15, 1760Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: November 18, 1816Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
mother
Barbara Bohrer
Birth: December 1, 1756Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: February 27, 1824Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Marriage: May 25, 1779Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
16 years
himself
-15 years
elder sister
Anna Maria Becker
Birth: May 9, 1780Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
5 years
elder sister
Susanna Becker
Birth: May 11, 1785Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
2 years
elder sister
Maria Elisabeth Becker
Birth: October 12, 1787Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
10 years
younger brother
Johann Peter Becker
Birth: June 16, 1797Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
3 years
younger brother
Christoph Becker
Birth: February 18, 1800Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Family with Barbara HECKER - View this family
himself
wife
Barbara HECKER
Birth: October 15, 1797Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: November 18, 1868Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Marriage: March 9, 1821Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
13 years
daughter
-11 years
daughter
22 months
son
Michael Becker
Birth: February 8, 1824Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: April 3, 1894Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
13 months
daughter
Barbara Becker
Birth: April 30, 1825Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: June 23, 1846Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
6 years
daughter
Magdalena Becker
Birth: May 19, 1831Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: December 10, 1893Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
5 years
daughter
Maria Becker
Birth: January 31, 1836Klingenmünster, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death: March 5, 1872Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
2 years
daughter

Shared note

Jacob's birthday is also given as 15 October 1797 and 23 Oct 1797. H e and his family immigrated to America and arrived on 23 Aug 1836. The y went on the Ship Havre to New York. Jacob purchased a farm on Madiso n Ave in Cleveland until the city borders extended to his farm. He div ided his property and it was later sub-divided into town lots.

He was naturalized on 14 November 1842 in Cleveland.

His will was probated on 5 April 1876 in Cleveland.

He and son Michael were trustees of the German Protestant Evangelica l Church of Cleveland (Evangelical German Church) which stood on the c orner of Erie and York Street.