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Jacob John ZOERB
(1870-1959)

 

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Lena DONET

Jacob John ZOERB

  • Born: 28 Nov 1870, Rechenbach, Germany 2 3
  • Marriage: Lena DONET 17 Mar 1894, Allegheny County, PA 1 2 3
  • Died: 14 Jan 1959, Clairton, Allegheny, PA 4
  • Buried: 19 Jan 1959, McKeesport-Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, PA 4

• He emigrated to Baltimore in 1886 from Rechenbach, Germany. 4 5 Jacob emigrated to the United States to live with his sister.

• He appeared in the 1900 census on 11 Jun 1900 in McKeesport, Allegheny, PA. 6

• He appeared in the 1910 census on 28 Apr 1910 in McKeesport, Allegheny, PA. 7

• He appeared in the 1920 census on 3 Jan 1920 in McKeesport, Allegheny, PA. 8

• He appeared in the 1930 census on 7 Apr 1930 in McKeesport, Allegheny, PA. 9 Jacob was living with his sister, Katherine Zorb Klein, and brother-in-law.

• He appeared in the 1940 census on 8 Apr 1940 in McKeesport, Allegheny, PA. 10 Jacob was living with his daughter, Alma Zoerb Faix, and her husband, Jacob Faix.

• He was employed 4 at National Tube Division, U.S. Steel Corporation.



Jacob married Lena DONET, daughter of Gottholt August DONATH and Rosine Frederike BRÜCKNER, on 17 Mar 1894 in Allegheny County, PA.1 2 3 (Lena DONET was born on 26 Sep 1873 in McKeesport, Allegheny, PA 11, died on 23 Nov 1922 in Fairport Harbor, Lake, OH 11 12 and was buried on 26 Nov 1922 in McKeesport-Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, PA 11 12.)


Sources


1 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Pennsylvania County Marriages, 1885-1950, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 2011, FamilySearch® Labs http://search.labs.familysearch.org).

2 Katherine Zoerb Sabol, Descendant Chart of Jacob John Zoerb, (McKeesport, PA,).

3 Katherine Zoerb Sabol, Pedigree Chart of Laura Zoerb Weiss, (McKeesport, PA, 19 May 1984).

4 McKeesport Daily News, Jacob Zoerb Obituary, (McKeesport, PA, 15 Jan 1959).

5 Thomas Hoey, Oral Interview of Earl Faix, (McKeesport, PA, 23 Dec 1997).

6 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, 1900 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, (Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration), ED 128, Sheet 14, Line 53.

7 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, 1910 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, (Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration), ED 129, Sheet 30, Line 41.

8 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, 1920 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, (Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration), ED 141, Sheet 2, Line 33.

9 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, 1930 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, (Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration), ED 2-673, Sheet 6, Line 40.

10 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, 1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, (Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration), ED 2-298, Sheet 10, Line 77.

11 State of Ohio, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Death Certificate - Lena Donet Zoerb, (27 Nov 1922).

12 McKeesport Daily News, Lena Donet Zoerb Obituary, (McKeesport, PA, 24 Nov 1922).


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