Jacob Stemple was born on 16 Oct 1792 in Aurora, Preston Co. VA, a son of David Stemple and Eva Catherine Rinehart.Jacob served during the War of 1812.Afterward, on 19 Nov 1816, he married Eve Easterday, a daughter of Martin and Barbara Bauer Easterday.Eve was born at Red Stone, Fayette Co., PA, during the family's migration from Frederick Co. MD to Jefferson Co. OH, on 5 Oct 1797.Of their 11 children, only the oldest was born in Jefferson Co., OH.The rest were born after their move to Carroll Co. OH:
1.Eve Catherine Stemple (13 Oct 1817-23 Feb 1899) married Jacob Helfrich on 15 Apr 1841.Died in Carroll Co., OH. 2.Susanna Stemple (19 Dec 1819-14 Nov 1850) never married.Died in Carroll Co. OH. 3.Martin Stemple (6 Jan 1822-12 Mar 1901) married Rebecca Harsh on 31 Aug 1848.Died in Carroll Co. OH. 4.David Stemple (16 Sep 1824-3 Jan 1895) married Mary Miller on 23 Sep 1847.Died in Cleveland, OH. 5.Jacob Stemple (28 Jul 1826-7 Jan 1904) married Mary Earnest on 5 Mar 1855.Died in Allen Co. OH. 6.Louisa Stemple (7 Sep 1828-20 Aug 1850) never married.Died in Carroll Co. OH. 7.Melanchton Stemple (9 Feb 1831-5 Oct 1865) never married.Died in Carroll Co. OH. 8.Eve Elizabeth Stemple (7 Aug 1833-7 Jun 1885) married John L. Miller on 4 Jun 1855.Died in Knoxville, Jefferson Co. OH. 9.Barbara Ann Stemple (16 Sep 1836-1911) married John L. Harsh on 10 Mar 1857.Died in Carroll Co. OH. 10. Levi Stemple (15 Aug 1839-23 Jun 1921) married Mary Gearhart on 21 Nov 1865. 11. Milton E. Stemple (2 Nov 1842-Nov 1921) married Mary Magdalene Ronk on 20 Jun 1881.
Eve Stemple died on 22 Aug 1850 in Carroll Co., OH.Jacob died on 4 Sep 1859 in Carroll Co. OH.Both were buried in the Harsh Cemetery in Carroll Co as were their children, Susanna , Louisa, Melanchton, and Barbara Ann.