m. 30 Aug 1741
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Information on Jacob Van Meter
Soldier in the American Revolutionary War
202. Jacob VAN METER
Du Bois Family Assoc. by Wm Heigard !The Tenmile Country and Its Pioneer Families Jacob took 27 house boats at For Pitt in 1779 and went down the Ohio River,landing near Bear Grass(now Louisville) Jacob started Sept 1779, arrived at Severns Valley,Hardin Co.,KY June 1780. They were first to settle between the Ohio and Green Rivers in the Wilderness, a colony of 100 persons.
[Notes] 203. Letitia STRODE was born on 19 Aug 1725 in Chester Co. Pennsylvania. She died on 25 Dec 1799 in Elizabethtown, Hardin, Kentucky. [Parents]