Jacob Emerson married Elizabeth Merriman 3-22-1825 in Canaan Twp, Ohio found page 25 in Seventy-Five Years of Wayne County, Ohio Marriages 1813-1888.Page 138 of Will Abstracts, Estates and Guardianships Wayne County Ohio 1852-1900: Emerson, Elizabeth 77ja23 (72ag16, Jas Y & Felicia Pinkerton)ex. Jac. Tracy: #4911: widow of Jacob. Sons John P; Milt. B; dau Sarah; Mary E; Eliz. Chamberlin (Wm); Amanda Jameson (Isaac). Salt Creek Twp.Page 277-278 Wayne County, Ohio Burial Records: East Union Township-Apple Creek Cemetery.Jacob M Emerson 1866 aged 65 years; John P Emerson 10-28-18272-2-1901, Sarah wife 4-11-18337-8-1914; Sarah Emerson 1826-1918; Mary Ellen Emerson 1840-1928. Amanda E Jameson died 5-27-1884, Isaac Jameson died 7-10-1899 age 81-7-7.Amanda Emerson married Isaac Jameson 3-10-1864.Page 154 History Of Wayne County, Ohio 1998 Jacob Emerson born 1801 in Virginia came to Wayne County, Ohio 1820. Jacob married Elizabeth Merriman born 1805 youngest child of William Merriman II.John Pretzman Emerson was born 1827, the oldest of their eight children.He was 6' 2". Married Sarah Rider of Apple Creek, Ohio in 1833, children John Waldo (1874-1935) and Lee Mills (1877-1910).John Waldo married Odessa Nussbaum (1881-1960). Page 62 Birth Records From The Wayne County, Ohio Probate Court 1867-1908: John P Emerson-Sarah Reider of Salt Creek Twp children Sarah 2-20-1870, Emarillis (female) 10-18-1871, Waldo 1-6-1874. John Waldo Emerson-Odessa Nussbaum of Salt Creek Twp children Elizabeth 10-26-1903 and Ralph Waldo 5-11-1905.Lee Mills Emerson-Mary J Yoder of Apple Creek had children Wilbur J 11-15-1900, George Orlo 1-15-1903, Charles Paul 4-18-1905.