1726 - 2005
The Immigrant
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Third Generation

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Jacob STREVY (Leonard, Hans Michael) was born in 1820 in Overton Twp, Bradford Co, Pennsylvania. He died on 21 APR 1895 in Colfax, Washington.

Soon after the death of his mother, Jacob returned to Lehigh County from Overton with his father in 1828 while his elder brothers, Isaac and John, stayed behind. In Lehigh County Jacob learned the blacksmith trade, and in 1839 he moved back to Overton Twp, Bradford Co where he conducted a blacksmith shop. In 1856 he located in Dushore, Sullivan County where he engaged in blacksmithing and the hotel business. Jacob married Lucy Brown and together they had six children. Jacob married a second time to Eliza Jackson Ellis of Dushore and they had three children. In 1874, he moved to Colfax, Washington with Eliza and some of their children.

Jacob married (1) Lucy BROWN.

They had the following children:

+ M i Lyman STREVY was born on 9 AUG 1843 and died on 10 APR 1913.
  F ii Louise STREVY.
      Louise married W A CRAMER.
+ F iii Mary Ellen STREVY was born about 1843 and died in MAR 1914.
+ F iv Lydia STREVY died on 5 SEP 1919.
  F v Laura STREVY.
+ F vi Hattie STREVY died in 1936.

Jacob also married (2) Eliza JACKSON. Eliza was born in 1820 in Overton Twp, Bradford Co, Pennsylvania. She died in 1907 in Colfax, Washington.

They had the following children:

+ M vii James Leonard STREVY was born on 27 AUG 1860 and died on 12 FEB 1931.
+ F viii Ida Mae STREVY was born on 30 OCT 1862.
  F ix Frances Ann STREVY died on 24 FEB 1946.
      Frances married Zell M BEEBE.
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