Jacob Vanderslice was born in Pennsylvania about 1794 to 1797 and died November 22, 1870 in Mobile County Alabama. He married Mary Jane Campbell about 1828-29 possibly in Dallas County Alabama. Jacob was listed in Autagus County Ala. in 1830, Dallas County in 1840 and 1850, Mobile County in 1860 and 1870. His children were: Mary Ann Vandersilce, James S. Vanderslice, Margaret E. Vanderslice, William T. Vanderslice, Martha Adaliade Vanderslice, Sarah F. Vanderslice, A. A. Vanderslice, and John L. Vanderslice.