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Jacob Bittaker

Jacob Bittaker

Male 1874 - 1919  (45 years)

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  • Name Jacob Bittaker 
    Nickname Jake 
    Born 3 Mar 1874  Franklin Township, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Alternate birth 7 May 1875; name recorded Jacob Butterker. Parents listed as Phillip Butterker and Sarah Zellers [1]
    Gender Male 
    Census 10 Jun 1880  Franklin Township, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1880

    Ohio, Summit, Franklin Township, Enumeration District 171, Page 31, 10 Jun 1880, Dwelling 280, Family 300

    Philip Bittaker, 30. Sarah, wife, 22, keeping house. Children: Jacob, son, 5; Joseph, son, 3; Mary, daughter, 2; David, son, 6/12, born in January 1880. He was born in Switzerland; the remaining family born in Ohio. He is employed as a coal miner. He cannot write. Next door to John and Magdalena Frye and Sophia Hoover.  
    Age: 5 
    1880 US Federal Census - Phillip Bittaker Family, Franklin Township, Summit, Ohio, USA
    1880 US Federal Census - Phillip Bittaker Family, Franklin Township, Summit, Ohio, USA
    Census 5 Jun 1900  Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1900

    Ohio, Summit, Akron, District 71, SD 16, ED 71, Sheet 6A, 5 Jun 1900, Dwelling 116, Family 180, 704 Waters Street

    Albert Simmons, head 25 (Mar 1875). Maria, wife 21 (Aug 1878). Living with them are her brothers, Jacob 24 (May 1876) and Joseph 23 (Mar 1877). The are renting a home. Albert and Maria have been married for a year; no children. Albert is a telegraph operator. Maria is a stationary supervisor. Jacob in a craneman and Joseph is working in a rubber plant. All can read and write; all born in Ohio. Albert's parents were born in Ohio; Maria, Jacob and Joseph's father in Germany, mother in Ohio. 
    Age: 24 
    1900 US Federal Census for Albert and Mary Simmons and Jacob and Joseph Bittaker
    1900 US Federal Census for Albert and Mary Simmons and Jacob and Joseph Bittaker
    Census 16 Jun 1900  Franklin Township, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1900

    Ohio, Summit County, Franklin Township, Enumeration District 90, Sheet 10A, 16 June 1900, Dwelling 216, Family 224

    Sarah Bittaker, head, 42, born Nov 1907, widow. Married for 26 years; 12 children, all living. Children: Jacob, son, 25, May 1875; Joseph, son, 23, Mar 1877; Mary, daughter, 21, Aug 1878; David, son, 20, Dec 1879; Robert, son, 18, Sep 1881; Annie, daughter, 17, May 1883; John, son, Feb 1885; Kittie R, daughter, 12, June 1889; Samuel, son, 11, Mar 1899; Thomas, son, 9, Mar 1891; Ruth, daughter, 7, May 1893; Earnest, son, 5, Mar 1895. All are born in Ohio. Jacob is a farmer; owns his home free. All can read and write. Jacob, Joseph, David, Robert, and John are coal miners; Kittie, Samuel, Thomas, Ruth and Earnest are attending school. Next door to Elizabeth Sullivan and H. and Emma Stump/Stimp.  
    Age: 25 
    1900 US Federal Census - Sarah Bittaker Family
    1900 US Federal Census - Sarah Bittaker Family
    1900 US Federal Census
    1900 US Federal Census
    Ohio, Summit County, Franklin Township, Enumeration District 90, Sheet 10B
    Census 18 Apr 1910  Springfield, Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1910

    Ohio, Summit, Springfield, 18 Apr 1910, SD 18, ED 199, sheet 5B, Arlington Street, Dwelling 106, Family 108

    Bittaker, Jacob, head, 35. Della, wife, 26. Married 8 years; first marriage for both; 2 children, both living. Children: George, son 6; Agnes, daughter, 5. He is an engineer on a steam shovel (??) for wages. They are renting a home. All can read and write except Agnes. George is attending school. All are born in Ohio; his father in Switzerland; his mother in Ohio. Her parents are born in Ohio. Next door to Isac and lillian Malloney; John and Cora Cray. 
    Age: 35 
    Military Service 12 Sep 1918  Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    #WWI, World War I Draft Registration

    Draft Card B 
    Age: 43 
    World War I Draft Registration Card for Jacob Bittaker
    World War I Draft Registration Card for Jacob Bittaker
    Registration Location: Summit County, Ohio; Roll: 1819506; Draft Board: 2.
    Occupation 14 Oct 1919  Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Engineer at Akron Sand Contract Co. 
    Age: 45 
    Residence 14 Oct 1919  [8
    591 S Allington
    Akron, Ohio 
    Death Certificate 14 Oct 1919  Summit County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Death certificate 60303 
    Age: 45 
    Cause: Suffocation. Accidentally caught in cave-in at sand bank. 
    Death certificate for Jacob Bittaker, 1919, Summit County, Ohio, USA
    Death certificate for Jacob Bittaker, 1919, Summit County, Ohio, USA
    Died 14 Oct 1919  Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 17 Oct 1919  Glendale Cemetery, Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Jacob Bittaker (1875 - 1919) - Find A Grave
    Jacob Bittaker (1875 - 1919) - Find A Grave
    Person ID I1020  clanSoren
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2019 

    Father Ancestors Phillip Bittaker,   b. 1 Jun 1851, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1898, Summit County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Sarah Sellers,   b. 10 Nov 1857, Summit County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1909, Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 17 Nov 1874  Summit County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F373  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Delphine "Della" Hang,   b. 25 May 1884, Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1933, Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1902  Clinton, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family Record 2 Oct 1902  Clinton, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage performed by the Rev. E. P. Herbruck, First Methodist. 
    Descendants of Barbara Hochstedler and Christian Stutzman - Jacob Bittaker and Delphone Hang
    Descendants of Barbara Hochstedler and Christian Stutzman - Jacob Bittaker and Delphone Hang
    Children 
    Married: 1x01. George Phillip Bittaker,   b. 16 Aug 1903, Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1980, Springfield, Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Married: 1x02. Agnes Sarah Bittaker,   b. 18 Jan 1905, Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1990, Largo, Pinellas, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2007 
    Family ID F420  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Scholars Card, Winter Term, 1890-1, for Jacob, Joseph and Mary Bittaker
    Scholars Card, Winter Term, 1890-1, for Jacob, Joseph and Mary Bittaker
    Sub-district No. 4, Franklin Tp., Summit County, Ohio, W.C. Hollinger, Teacher. The original card contains hand painted flowers adorning the left side of the deckle edge and was presented to Jacob Bittaker. The card also lists his sister and brother, Joseph and Mary.

  • Sources 
    1. [S285] Summit County, Ohio, Birth Records, 1866-1908, (Ancestry.com), Summit County Court of Common Pleas, Probate Division. Summit County, Ohio., Vol 1 page 218 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S90] Email Correspondence J. R. Carothers, Genealogist (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S85] 1880 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. ), Franklin, Summit, Ohio; Roll: T9_1069; Family History Film: 1255069; Page: 242.3000; Enumeration District: 171 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S97] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, (Ancestry.com), Akron Ward 5, Summit, Ohio; Roll: T623 1324; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 71. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S97] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, (Ancestry.com), Franklin, Summit, Ohio; Roll: T623 1324; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 90 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S98] 1910 United States Federal Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, (Ancestry), Springfield, Summit, Ohio; Roll: T624_1234; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 199 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S91] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, United States, Selective Service System, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry), Summit County, Ohio; Roll: 1819506; Draft Board: 2. (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S142] FamilySearch™Ohio Death Certificates, 1908-1953, Genealogical Society of Utah (GSU), (Family Search Labs, labs.familysearch.org), Death certificate 60303 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 96738013 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S256] FamilySearch™ Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958, (FamilySearch.org).
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      Bride's Name: Sarah Sellers
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      Marriage Date: 17 Nov 1874
      Marriage Place: Summit,Ohio
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51436-5
      System Origin: Ohio-ODM
      Source Film Number: 900964
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