Jacob's great grandfather - Felix McCloskey - was my 5th great grandfather. Below is a brief ancestry for Jacob
Ancestors of Jacob L McCloskey
First Generation 1. Jacob L McCloskey, son of Joseph McCloskey and Mary Wagner, was born on 1848 Jan 21 and died on 1930 Feb 12 in Missouri, at age 82.
Jacob married Elizabeth Penman, daughter of Thomas Penman and Unknown.
Second Generation (Parents) 2. Joseph McCloskey, son of David McCloskey and Rebecca Lingle, was born on 1812 May 21 and died on 1875 Aug 5, at age 63.
Joseph married Mary Wagner on 1834 Oct 2.
Children from this marriage were: i. Nathan J McCloskey ii. David McCloskey iii. John W McCloskey iv. Rebecca Jane McCloskey v. Mathias W McCloskey 1 vi. Jacob L McCloskey vii. Joseph T McCloskey viii. William Rothrock McCloskey
3. Mary Wagner, daughter of Mathias Wagner and Sarah McGee, died on 1896 Dec 5. Mary married Joseph McCloskey on 1834 Oct 2.
Third Generation (Grandparents) 4. David McCloskey, son of Felix McCloskey and Rachel Evans, was born about 1788 and died about 1828, about age 40.
David married Rebecca Lingle.
Children from this marriage were: i. Rachel McCloskey 2 ii. Joseph McCloskey iii. Mary McCloskey iv. Nathan McCloskey v. Rebecca McCloskey vi. David McCloskey vii. Elizaida McCloskey
5. Rebecca Lingle was born on 1791 Oct 25 and died in 1865 May, at age 73. Rebecca married David McCloskey.
6. Mathias Wagner.
Mathias married Sarah McGee.
Children from this marriage were: 3 i. Mary Wagner
7. Sarah McGee.
Sarah married Mathias Wagner.
Fourth Generation (Great Grandparents) 8. Felix McCloskey was born in 1754 and died about 1794, about age 40.
Felix married Rachel Evans.
Children from this marriage were: i. Nathan McCloskey ii. Mary McCloskey iii. Abner McCloskey 4 iv. David McCloskey v. James McCloskey