Jacob Auxer

Jacob Auxer (1791 - 1866)

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Jacob Auxer
Born in Elizabethtown, Lancaster County, Pennsylvaniamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 10 Feb 1825 in Lancaster, Pennsylvaniamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Lancaster, Pennsylvaniamap
Profile last modified 6 Jul 2018 | Created 22 Jan 2014
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Church records show death date as Sept. 26; Newspaper shows Sept. 29; Headstone hard to read!
Auxer, Jacob, Woodward Hill, on Sep 26, 1866:
Lancaster Intelligencer
Wednesday Morning, October 3, 1866
AUXER -- In this city, Sept. 29, suddenly of apoplexy, Jacob Auxer, Esq.


1840 Census
Mount Joy, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Free White Persons - Males 5-9: 1 (Samuel)
Free White Persons - Males 40 thru 49: 1 (Jacob)
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1 (Anna Elizabeth)
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1 (Maria Barbara)
Free White Persons - Under 20 - 3 (Samuel, Jacob and Anna Elizabeth)
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49 - 2 (Jacob and Elizabeth)
Total Free White, Free Colored, Slaves - 5
1850 census
Lancaster county, PA
Conoy Twp, Roll 787, Dwelling 510, family 576
Jacob Auxer, head of house, age 60, male, Flour merchant, value of real estate 1600
Eliza Ann, age 43, female
Mary, age 22, female
Ann E. age 20, female
Samuel, age 16, male
Cecelia, age 12, female
1860 Census
Lancaster County,
SW Ward, Lancaster Borough
Jacob, aged 68, gentleman, born in PA
Elizabeth, aged 50, born in PA
Mary, aged 25, Milliner, born in PA
Anna, aged 23, Milliner, born in PA
Cecelia M., aged 20, Milliner, born in PA
Saml, aged 26, planemaker, born in PA

(ages on this census DO NOT match ages on 1850 census!)

First Reformed Church, Lancaster

From First Reformed Church Records,
Lancaster, Pennsylvania:
Auxer, Jacob, (by certificate), Oct. 5, 1850:
Auxer, Jacob, Communicant 1858:
Auxer, Jacob, From E’town. Congregation. May 1850:
Jacob Auxer was an Elder in the First Reformed Church, Lancaster, in 1851, 1852, 1860, 1868, 1870, 1871, 1872, and 1873.



  • Census Year: 1840; Census Place: Mount Joy, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: 465; Page: 144; Image: 299; Family History Library Film: 0020547 Source Information - Ancestry.com. 1840 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Original data: - Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. (NARA microfilm publication M704, 580 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.

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