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Jacob Baum, Jr.

Jacob Baum, Jr.

Male 1794 - 1881

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  • Suffix  Jr. 
    Born  5 Apr 1794  Alexander, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Jacob Harris Baum's death certificate indicates that his father, Jacob Baum, was born in Germany
    Gender  Male 
    Census  19 Nov 1850  Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1850

    Iowa, Pottawattamie, District 21, 19 Nov 1850, page ??, Dwelling 330, Family 330

    Jacob Baum, head, 56. Elizabeth, wife 40. Children: June, daughter 16; Elizabeth, daughter 14; Jacob, son 12; Jeannetta, daughter 10. Also living with them is Oscar Sperry, 40; John Christman, 40; Maria Christman, 42. Jacob is a farmer. Jacob, June, Elizabeth, Jacob, and Jeannetta was born in Pennsylvania. Elizabeth, Oscar and John were born in Connecticut. Jhn and Maria Christman were born in Pennsylvania. Next door to Merlin and Royala Jones; Elisa and Mary Ann Jones. 
    Age: 56 
    Census  10 Sep 1860  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1860

    Utah, Utah, Provo, Provo Post Office, page 907, 10 Sep 1860, Dwelling 2747, Family 2142

    Jacob Baum, head 65. Elizth, wife, 60. Also living with them is Emily Egbet, 14. He is a farmer; value of real estate is $650; personal property $1,000. He was born in Pennsylvania and she was born in Conn. Emily was born in England. Next door to Jno and Marcia Crisman; Jas and Eliza A. Snow. 
    Age: 65 
    Census  19 Aug 1870  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1870

    Utah, Utah, Provo, 3rd Ward, Provo Post Office, 19 Oct 1870, Page 294, Dwelling 174, Family 160

    Jacob Baum, head, 70. Elizabeth, wife, 70. Value of real estate is $700; personal property $300. He was born in Pennsylvania; she was born in Connecticutt. Next door to Daniel and Amenea Thursen; Andrew and Caroline Philnipe. 
    Age: 70 
    Died  05 Feb 1881  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 87 
    Buried  05 Feb 1881  Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Block 1, Lot 53 [5]
    Jacob Baum
    Jacob Baum
    Husband of Agnes Nancy Harris
    Notes 
    • Pioneer Immigrants to Utah Territory, Page: 000272
      Name: Jacob Baum
      Gender: male
      Birth Date: 05 Apr 1794
      Birth Place: Denniston, Westmore land, Pn
      Parent1: Jacob Baum
      Parent2: Elizabeth Ammerlong
      Spouse: Agnes Naney Harris;Elizabeth Sperry
      Marriage Date: 12 Oct 1826;16 Mar 1861
      Marriage Place: Denniston, Westmoreland, PH;Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT
      Departure Date: 1850
      Departure Place: Coubcil Bluffs, Bttawattomie, IA
      Travel Company: 2 dau, Jane Harris, (18); 3 dau Elizabeth (16); 2 Son Jacob Harris (14); 4 dau, Janetta Rachel (15); Bro John C. (46); Sis-in-law, Hannah Christman Baum (42)
      Party: Idependant Co.
      Trail: Morman Pioneer Trail
      Arrival Date: 26 Sep 1850
      Arrival Place: Great Salt Lake Valley
      Religion: LDS
      Place Settled: Provo, Utah, UT
      Occupation: Farmer
      Death Date: 06 Feb 1881
      Death Place: Provo, Utah, UT
      Burial Place: Provo, Utah, UT
      Sources: Frank Essham, Pioneers + Praminent Men of Utah; Kate B. Carter, Heart Throbs of the West; Sextons Records Provo Cem. Fam Group Sheet, FHL Archive
      Comments: Wife Agnes Nancy Harris died in Winter Quarters 11 Sep 1846. On Wed, Aug 2, 1843 Jacob lent Mancy to Joseph. Smith Jr
      Sub Name: Larry P. Wardle
      Sub Date: 01 Oct 1992 [6]
    • Fought in the Revolutionary War, mostly at Ft. McHenry. Was baptized in 1839. Lived in Downingtown, Pa. about 31 miles from Philadelphia and came to Utah in Oct 1852
    Person ID  I676  clanSoren | I103-Ferguson, I110DL
    Last Modified  21 Mar 2014 

    Father  Jacob Baum Click to preview: Jacob Baum,   b. Dec 1768, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1824, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Ancestors Elizabeth Ammerlong Click to preview: Elizabeth Ammerlong,   b. Abt 1770, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1869, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1789 
    Family ID  F533  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Agnes Nancy Harris Click to preview: Agnes Nancy Harris,   b. 06 Oct 1793, Lochaline, Argyllshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1846, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Oct 1826  Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family Record  BAUM, JACOB (son of Jacob Baum). Came to Utah 1850, independent company.

    Married Agnes Nancy Harris Oct. 12, 1826, who died Sept. 11, 1846, Council Bluffs, Iowa.

    Their children:
    Jacob Harris b. Dec. 30, 1830
    Jane b. July 2, 1832, m. Elisha Thomas
    Elizabeth b. Jan. 27, 1834, m. George A. Bean
    Jacob Harris b. May 29, 1836, m. Malinda Cummings
    Jeanetta Rachel b. July 17, 1837, m. Alexander Sessions.
      [8
    Children 
     1. Ellen Baum Click to preview: Ellen Baum,   b. 09 Jun 1829, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1829, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Jane Harris Baum Click to preview: Jane Harris Baum,   b. 02 Jul 1832, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1903, Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Elizabeth Baum Click to preview: Elizabeth Baum,   b. 27 Jan 1834, Downingtown, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1916, Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Jacob Harris Baum Click to preview: Jacob Harris Baum,   b. 13 May 1836, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1912, Centerfield, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Janetta Rachel Baum Click to preview: Janetta Rachel Baum,   b. 17 Jul 1837, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1910, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Agnes Baum Click to preview: Agnes Baum,   b. 11 Sep 1846, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  22 Mar 2007 
    Family ID  F254  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Elizabeth Sperry Click to preview: Elizabeth Sperry,   b. 19 Apr 1799, Woodbridge, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1871, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  26 May 1850  [9
    Last Modified  22 Mar 2007 
    Family ID  F523  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Apr 1794 - Alexander, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Oct 1826 - Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Census 1850 Iowa, Pottawattamie, District 21, 19 Nov 1850, page ??, Dwelling 330, Family 330 Jacob Baum, head, 56. Elizabeth, wife 40. Children: June, daughter 16; Elizabeth, daughter 14; Jacob, son 12; Jeannetta, daughter 10. Also living with them is Oscar Sperry, 40; John Christman, 40; Maria Christman, 42. Jacob is a farmer. Jacob, June, Elizabeth, Jacob, and Jeannetta was born in Pennsylvania. Elizabeth, Oscar and John were born in Connecticut. Jhn and Maria Christman were born in Pennsylvania. Next door to Merlin and Royala Jones; Elisa and Mary Ann Jones. - 19 Nov 1850 - Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Census 1860 Utah, Utah, Provo, Provo Post Office, page 907, 10 Sep 1860, Dwelling 2747, Family 2142 Jacob Baum, head 65. Elizth, wife, 60. Also living with them is Emily Egbet, 14. He is a farmer; value of real estate is $650; personal property $1,000. He was born in Pennsylvania and she was born in Conn. Emily was born in England. Next door to Jno and Marcia Crisman; Jas and Eliza A. Snow. - 10 Sep 1860 - Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Census 1870 Utah, Utah, Provo, 3rd Ward, Provo Post Office, 19 Oct 1870, Page 294, Dwelling 174, Family 160 Jacob Baum, head, 70. Elizabeth, wife, 70. Value of real estate is $700; personal property $300. He was born in Pennsylvania; she was born in Connecticutt. Next door to Daniel and Amenea Thursen; Andrew and Caroline Philnipe. - 19 Aug 1870 - Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 87 - 05 Feb 1881 - Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 05 Feb 1881 - Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S78] Personal Collection of Faun Robey Sorenson, Multiple entries, LDS Family And Individual Record (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S120] 1850 United States Federal Census, Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29; National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com), District 21, Pottawattamie, Iowa; Roll: M432_188; Page: 85 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S111] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Ancestry,com), Provo, Utah, Utah Territory; Roll: M653_1314; Page: 907 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S103] 1870 United States Federal Census, 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d., (Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Original data: ), Year: 1870; Census Place: Provo Ward 3, Utah, Utah Territory; Roll: M593_1612; Page: 291 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S19] Provo City Cemetery Sexton Records, (http://provo.org/parks.cemetery_records.html) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S116] Pioneer Immigrants to Utah Territory , (Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Co., 1913) (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S79] Early Ladder Day Saints [On-line] , Nauvoo Land and Records Office and The Pioneer Research Group of the "Winter Quarters" Nebraska area, (http://www.earlylds.com) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S119] Utah Pioneers and Prominent Men, (Ancestry.com ) (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S123] Rootsweb WorldConnect Project, (Rootsweb, Ancestry.com).
      http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:3167114&id=I22172