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Jacob Stout (1767 - 1855)

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Jacob Stout
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Profile last modified | Created 18 Apr 2015 | Last significant change: 1 Jan 2019
20:28: SJ Baty edited the Biography for Jacob Stout (1767-1855). (https://www.wikitree.com/g2g/742127/can-you-help-connect-a-delaware-governor) [Thank SJ for this]
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Preceded by
21st Governor
John Clark
Jacob Stout
22nd Governor
of Delaware
1820—1821
Succeeded by
23rd Governor
John Collins

Biography

Jacob Stout is Notable.

Jacob Stout, son of Immanuel and Mary Griffin Stout, born October 5 1767[1] and died November 1855.[2][3] He was the father of Henry Stout. He owned 935 acres of land in Little Creek Hundred and was listed on the assessment list of 1785 along with Widow Stout and Benjamin Stout. More of his contributions to the history of Delaware may be found here.[4]

They were the parents of:

  1. William Jacob Killen b May 11 1808[5]


Sources

  1. Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974 Birth Records Birth and Baptism Index, ..., Speakman, F - Taylor, B Tools https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9YQ2-928L?i=2256&cc=1447341
  2. Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974 Cemetery Records Tatnall Tombstone Collect...No date, Rosa - Zimmerman https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9YQY-9ZNK?i=1594&cc=1447341
  3. Streets, Thomas Hale. The Stout Family of Delaware. Thomas Hale Streets. Philadelphia, Pa.:1915. page 28, 33. https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=yale.39002005646956;view=1up;seq=34
  4. Scharf, J Thomas. History of Delaware:1609-1788. Vol II. Philadelphia. L. J. Richards & Co.:1888. Pages 1033-1034, 1037, 1041, 1096, 1118-1119, 1121 https://archive.org/details/historydelaware00unkngoog/page/n673
  5. Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974 Birth Records Birth and Baptism Index, ..., Speakman, F - Taylor, B Tools https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9YQ2-92GS?i=2276&cc=1447341

Research Note

Streets cited above discusses that the reason he was called Jacob Jr was to distinguish him from his grandfather, called Jacob Sr. In fact, his birth record names his father as Immanuel not as Jacob Immanuel as used in the Wikipedia article. Streets cited above spells his father's given name as Emanuel.



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