Person:Jacob Fite (2)

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m. 12 April 1781
  1. John Fite1781 - Aft 1860
  2. Elizabeth Fite1783 - aft 1860
  3. Jacob Fite1786 - 1870
  4. Leonard Fite, Jr1789 - 1877
  5. Joseph Fite1790 - 1876
  6. Catharine Fite1793 - 1862
  7. David Fite1795 - 1862
  8. Moses Fiteabt 1797 - Abt 1874
  9. William Fite1800 - 1869
  10. Sarah Fite1801 - 1891
  11. Margaret Fite1805 - 1891
m. November 29, 1810
Facts and Events
Name Jacob Fite
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 29 Nov 1786 Allen (township), Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States
Marriage November 29, 1810 Tennessee, United Statesto Matilda McClary Beard
Burial[3] Dec 1870 Fite Cemetery, Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States
Death[1] 5 Dec 1870 Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States

Jacob Fite was born in Allen Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania. He was taken as an infant, to Lincoln County, North Carolina by his parents, and nine years later to Tennessee. When grown Jacob Fite lived on his own plantation in Wilson County, Tennessee, where he dispensed a generous hospitality until the breaking out of the Civil War. His estate comprised many hundred acres and a number of slaves[1].

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Jacob Fite, in Fite, Elizabeth Mitchell Stephenson. The biographical and genealogical records of the Fite families in the United States. (New York: E.M.S. Fite, 1907), pp 50-52.
  2. Wilson, Tennessee, United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Roll M432_901, p 483B.
  3. Jacob Fite, in Find A Grave.

    FAG# 21468222