Person:Jacob Mead (3)

Jacob R. Mead
b.3 Mar 1830
Facts and Events
Name Jacob R. Mead
Gender Male
Birth[1][3] 3 Mar 1830
Death[1][3][4] 10 Mar 1863 Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States
Burial[3] Butler and Martin Cemetery, Scioto, Ohio, United States
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Civil War Service

Source: S1

  • Private, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 15 August 1862
  • Died [10 or 12] March 1863 at Covington, Kentucky
  • Tombstone lists that he was a member of Company E, 117th Ohio Volunteer Infantry


Source: S2

  • Widow's Pension: Application 26251, Certificate 30921
  1. 1.0 1.1 Foraker, J.B; H.A. Axline; and J.S. Robinson. Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866. (Akron [Ohio]: Werner Co., 1886-1895).
  2.   United States. Veterans Administration. Organization index to pension files of veterans who served between 1861 and 1900- [1917]. (Washington, District of Columbia: The National Archives, 1949).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Find A Grave.
  4. Official Roster states date of death was 12 March 1863.