Jacob Lamp married Susannah Snyder. She was born March 27, 1794 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and died January 1, 1891, at the age of almost 97 in Hebron, West Virginia. She is said to have been a student of the Bible and was one of the founders of the First Church of Christ in Hebron in 1847. She is buried in the church yard. She wrote her own epitaph which read: "Kind Angels Watch Her Sleeping Dust Till Jesus Comes To Raise The Just, Then May She Wake With Sweet Surprise And In Her Saviou's Image Rise."