Jacob B. Cordrey1

b. 15 November 1825, d. 29 November 1897
Jacob B. Cordrey|b. 15 Nov 1825\nd. 29 Nov 1897|p11300.htm|Noble Cordrey||p10492.htm|Elizabeth Cordrey|||Thomas Cordrey Sr.|b. bt 1740 - 1750|p10488.htm|Comfort Bryan||p10489.htm|||||||

1st cousin 3 times removed of Ruth Minerva Fairfield.
1st cousin 5 times removed of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Fairfield and Allied Families
     Jacob B. Cordrey was born on 15 November 1825 near Mt. Tabor, in Fairfield township, Tuscarawas County, Ohio.1 He was the son of Noble Cordrey and Elizabeth Cordrey.1 He married Sarah A. Cordrey on 5 May 1859 in Tuscarawas County, Ohio.1 He died on 29 November 1897 at his residence on New Philadelphia, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, at age 72.1 He was buried on 1 December 1897 in East Fair Street Cemetery.1
Additional Data
Jacob Cordrey appeared on the 1 June 1850 Federal Census of Goshen township, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, in the household of John and Mary A. Cordrey, his brother and sister-in-law.2 Click to view image He's obituary appeared in the

Tuscarawas Advocate on 2 December 1897 in New Philadelphia, Ohio. Jacob B. Cordrey, son of Noble Cordrey, died at his residence on East Fair street, Monday morning at 6 o'clock. He became ill of dysentery Sunday afternoon, Nov. 21. Mr. Cordrey was born in Fairfield twp. near Mt. Tabor, Tuscarawas county, Nov. 15, 1825, being 72 yrs four days old at the time of his death. He was married to Sarah A. Cordrey, May 5, 1859, and to their union were born four daughters and three sons. He leaves a widow, three sons, three daughters and five grandchildren. With his death has passed away the whole of Noble Cordrey's family. The funeral service will be held in the U.B. church at 2 o'clock this Wednesday afternoon, December 1. Interment in East Fair street cemetery.1


  1. [S1093] Jacob B. Cordrey obituary, Tuscarawas Advocate, New Philadelphia, Ohio, Thursday, December 2, 1897.
  2. [S954] John Cordery household, 1850 U.S. Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, population schedule, Goshen twp, page 244A, dwelling 296, family 317; National Archives micropublication M432, roll 734.