Jacob Albert METZ, a 2nd Lieutenant in "Cole's Cavalry," First Regiment Potomac Home Brigade Cavalry - Company B, was killed in action, 15 June 1863, near Williamsport, [Washington County], Maryland. His date of enlistment was 24 August 1861. [Source: Archives of Maryland, Volume 0367, Page 0670 - History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-6, Volume 1. ]
Jacob was married 18 March 1852 to Elizabeth GOOD in Washington County, Maryland. The couple were the parents of a daughter, Virginia, born about 1853 according to the 1860 Federal Census.
Jacob was born about 1829 in Pennsylvania (age 31 in 1860 Census); Elizabeth was born about 1830 in Maryland. Jacob was a merchant in civilian life.
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