Jacob Clemmer

ID # 1144, (1821-1892)
FatherHenry M. Clemmer (1783-1866)
MotherSarah Bergey (1786-1867)
BirthJacob Clemmer was born on 22 February 1821. 
MarriageHe married Anna Lichty, daughter of John Lichty and Barbara Hoffman, on 1 February 1848.
The marriage date for Jacob Clemmer and Anna Lichty is as reported by Ezra Eby. A marriage registration has not been found.
 
MarriageHe married Barbara Shirk, daughter of Christian Shirk and Elizabeth Hoffman, on 30 June 1863 at Waterloo County.
MS248 reel 16, Vol. 76, page 7
Waterloo County Marriage Register.

Extracted from a list of marriages solemnized by Joseph Hagey, a minister of the Menno Nites Society for the year ending 31st day of December, A.D. 1863.

Jacob Clemmer, 42, born Pennsylvania, residing Waterloo. Parents Henry and Sarah Clemmer.
Barbara Shirk, 35, born Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, residing Waterloo. Parents Christ. and Elizabeth
Witnesses Sophia and Mary Hagey, both of Waterloo.
On June 30, 1863.

County marriage registrations are not usually exact with regard to the marriage locale. With Waterloo, there are three options - the county, the township, and the town. Probably the above marriage was held in the township.

 
DeathHe died on 21 April 1892 at age 71. 
BurialHe was buried at Martin Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo. 
NoteInformation for Jacob's birth and death is taken from a transcription of his stone in Martin Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo. 

Children of Jacob Clemmer and Anna Lichty

Children of Jacob Clemmer and Barbara Shirk

Last Edited2 Aug 2018