Re: Gunckel / Gunkle
Our Jacob was born on August 31, 1818 in Ohio and died on March 18, 1886 in Indiana, the son of John and Catherine Biechler Gunkle. He married on August 16, 1840 in Butler Co Ohio to Nancy Cummins who was born on July 8, 1826 and died on April 18, 1887.They had 11 children-Rebecca Jane b. 11/23/1843, John P. b. 12/26/1844, Sarah Catherine b. 4/15/1847, Thomas b. 2/22/1849, Henry Clay b. 7/30/1850, William H. b. 6/17/1853, Elijah Thomas b. 2/23/1857, infant-born and died on 3/7/1859, Franklin N. b. 11/13/1861, Jacob S. b.12/22/1863 and Charles N. b.9/12/1868.
Your Jacob married Nancy Catrow(sp?) and they had 3 children-Christiana b.1839, Lucinda b.1841 and Elizabeth Jane b. 1844.
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