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Jacob Wetzel (1860 - 1894)

Jacob Wetzel
Born in Altdorf, Nürtingen, Württemberg, Germanymap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 10 Feb 1887 (to 1894) in Oakdale, Antelope, Nebraska, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 34 in Oakdale, Antelope County, Nebraska, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Sep 2009
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Birth 22 Feb 1860 in Altdorf. Jacob is the son of farmer Christian Heinrich Wetzel and Magdalena Ott. He migrated with his parents to America.[1]


  1. Church book Altdorf, Württemberg: Landeskirchliches Archiv Stuttgart > Dekanat Nürtingen > Altdorf > Taufregister 1836-1939 Band 2 [1]
  • Birth

Name: Jacob Wetzel Event Type: Taufe (Baptism) Birth Date: 22 Feb 1859 Baptism Date: 26 Feb 1860 Baptism Place: Altdorf, Nürtingen u. Oa, Württemberg, Deutschland (Germany) Father: Christian Heinrich Wetzel Mother: Magdalena Wetzel Page Number: 51;51 Author: Evangelische Kirche Neckartailfingen (OA. Nürtingen) City or District: Altdorf, Nürtingen u Oa Source Information Lutherische Kirchenbücher, 1500-1985.

  • Baptism

Name: Jacob Wetzel Gender: Male Birth Date: 22 Feb 1860 Birth Place: Altdorf Baptism Date: 26 Feb 1860 Baptism Place: Altdorf (OA Nurtingen), Wurttemberg, Germany Father: Christian Heinrich Wetzel Mother: Magdalena Ott FHL Film Number: 1056580 Source Information Germany, Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.

"Deutschland Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), Jacob Wetzel, 26 Feb 1860; citing Altdorf; FHL microfilm 1,056,580.

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