Facts and Events
There are 475 vital records available on MyHeritage for Jacob Eckhardt, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.
Civil War Service
Listed on the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System website as a member of Company A, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery. However, he is not listed on the Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion.