On 2 Dec 1857 and 11 Mar 1858 he served in Capt Francis M Durrance's Independent Company Brigade, Mounted Florida Volunteers and from 11 Mar 1858–7 May 1858 they reformed as Capt Francis M Durrance's Independent Company, Regiment of Florida Volunteers.
↑ Florida Board of State Institutions, Soldiers of Florida in the Seminole Indian-Civil and Spanish-American Wars (Board of State Institutions, May 14, 1903), page 13
↑ Jacob W Driggers, Vol 3 page 95, Florida Militia Muster Rolls Seminole Indian Wars; Special Archives Publication; State Arsenal, St Francis Barracks, St Augustine, Florida
Pioneers of Florida's First Coast, Southern Genealogist's Exchange Society, 1991, Page 152
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Jacob by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Jacob: