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Husband: Jacob P. Yuncker Biography
Second Great-grandfather
Born: 23 December 1837 in Kirrberg, Alsace, France 1 2 3 4
Married: 06 September 1859 51 52 53
Died: 18 March 1905 in Nottawa Township, Isabella, Michigan 34
Buried: 21 March 1905 in Beal City, Isabella, Michigan 35 36
Catholic cemetery

Buried: 22 March 1905 in Beal City, Isabella, Michigan 37
Catholic cemetery

Father: Hubert Yuncker
Mother: Marie Barbe Gossé
Spouses: Anna Margaret "Maggie" Pohl

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Jacob P. Yuncker
Wife: Rosalia "Rosa" Werner
Born: About 1841 in New York 47
Died: 12 May 1864 in Alden, Erie, New York 48 49
Buried: 14 May 1864 in Alden, Erie, New York 50
St. John the Baptist Cemetery

Father: Joannen Werner
Mother: Juliana
Spouses:
Additional Information

Jacob P. Yuncker:

Immigration: 22 June 1847, New York, New York; aboard the Ambassador 5 6

Tax Roll: September 1862–JUN 1863, Alden, Erie, New York 7 8 9 10 11 12

Tax Roll: 01 May 1865, Sheldon, Wyoming, New York 13

Occupation: 1869–1872, Westphalia Township, Clinton, Michigan; Township Supervisor 14 15

Property: 1873, Clinton County, Michigan; Township 6 North, Range 4 West (Westhalia); owned a portion of the North half of the Southeast quarter in Section 5 (29 acres) 16

Census: 1880, Riley Township, Clinton, Michigan; Jacob Yuncker; Self; Male; Married; White; Age: 42; Born: France; Occ: Farmer; Fa: France; Mo: France 17

A Joseph Pohl is also listed under the Jacob Yuncker household in the 1880 census. This may be Peter Pohl (1864-1961), son of John Peter Pohl and Margaret Trierweiler. This would have been Margaret Pohl's nephew, who would have been about 16 in 1880.

Joseph Pohl; Other; Male; Single; White; Age: 16; Born: Michigan; Occ: Works On Farm; Fa: Prussia; Mo: Prussia. [Listed under Jacob Yuncker household]

Occupation: 1882–1883, Nottawa Township, Isabella, Michigan; Highway Commissioner (two years) 18 19

Occupation: 1884, Nottawa Township, Isabella, Michigan; School Director 20

Biography: 1884, Isabella County, Michigan 21

Transcription:

Jacob P. Yuncker, farmer, section 27, Nottawa Township, is a son of Hubert and Barbara Yuncker, natives of France. Mr. Y., Sr., emigrated to America in June, 1847, settling in Erie Co., N. Y., with his parents; when he was 18 years of age the family moved to Alden, same county. By occupation he, as well as his father, was a boot and shoe maker, for some years in the early part of his life. His father died in Erie Co., N. Y., and his mother in Clinton Co., Mich.

Jacob P. was born Dec. 23, 1837. Jan. 9, 1866, he was married to Margaret Pohl, a daughter of Nicholas and Ann C. (Maurer) Pohl, both of German descent, the latter deceased and the former still living, in Clinton County. Mrs. Yuncker was born in Westphalia, that county, Nov. 21, 1843. Of the ten children born in this household, nine are living, six sons and three daughters. Their names are Mary, Rosa, Henry, Joseph, Louisa, Louis, John, Arthur and Edward.

In political affairs Mr. Y. is independent; has been Supervisor in Clinton County four years, Highway Commissioner in Nottawa Township, this county, two years, and School Director, which last position he now holds. Mr. and Mrs. Yuncker are members of the Catholic Church.

Occupation: 1889–1891, Nottawa Township, Isabella, Michigan; Township Supervisor 22 23 24 25

Occupation: 1892–1897, Beal City, Isabella, Michigan; Postmaster 26 27 28 29

Occupation: 1897, Shoemaker 30 31

Occupation: 1897, Stationer 32

Property: 1899, Isabella County, Michigan; Township 15 North, Range 5 West (Nottawa Township); owned a portion of the Southeast corner of Section 21 (1 acre or less) 33

Cause of Death: Paralysis [stroke]

Obituary: 24 March 1905, Isabella County, Michigan 38

Transcription:

Jacob P. Yuncker was born December 23, 1837, in France, and died March 19, 1905, in Nottawa township. His funeral was held Tuesday in the Catholic church near his home.

Grave Marker: Beal City, Isabella, Michigan; St. Joseph the Worker Cemetery; Jacob P.; Born Dec. 23, 1837; Died Mar. 18, 1905; Though lost to sight, to memory dear; Yuncker 39 40

Property: 1937, Beal City, Isabella, Michigan; WPA Property Inventory 41

Biography: 1975, Beal City, Isabella, Michigan 42 43 44

Political: Independent 45

Individual Album: 46

Footnotes
  1. Evelyn A. Weiland, Editor, Of Pilgrimage, Prayer and Promise: A Story of St. Mary's, Westphalia 1836-1986 (Westphalia, Michigan: Westphalia Historical Society, 1986). [153], 31.

    Born in "Alsace." Date of birth not given.

  2. Chapman, Publisher, Portrait and Biographical Album of Isabella County, Michigan (Chicago, Illinois: Chapman Brothers, July 1884); digital images, The Internet Archive, Text Archive (http://www.archive.org/details/portraitbiograph00ch: accessed. [122], 431.
  3. Tombstone of Yuncker, Jacob P. (Photograph by Mike Voisin, July 28, 2004) St. Joseph's Cemetery, Beal City, Isabella, Michigan [305].
  4. Kirrberg, Alsace, France; FHL microfilm 0770580. [210], Registres de l'état civil, 1794-1882; Births, 1837; Jacques Juncker, December 23, 1837.
    Quality: 3.
  5. Family Tree Maker, Passenger and Immigration Lists: New York, 1820-1850 (CD 273) [155], Family 686180; NARA M237; Film 67.

    J??? Junker; Age 9; Origin France; Ship Ambassader; Havre to New York.

  6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897, microfilm publication Series M237 (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1962). [247], Ambassador; 22 June 1847; J. Junker; Age 9; Male; Roll 67.
    Quality: 3.

    [Copy of lines listing Junker family received from Betty-Jane Lee, June 27, 2005.]

  7. Ancestry.com, "U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918," database, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Ancestry.com (http://Ancestry.com: accessed); citing National Archives (NARA) microfilm series M603. [94], downloaded; 21 March 2010; Roll 202, District 30, Alden, New York, J. P. Yuncker.
    Quality: 3.
  8. Ibid., downloaded; 21 March 2010; Roll 202, Division 8, District 30, Alden, New York, Jacob P. Yuncker.
    Quality: 3.
  9. Ibid., downloaded; 21 March 2010; Roll 202, Division 8, District 30, Alden, New York, Jacob P. Yuncker.
    Quality: 3.
  10. Ibid., downloaded; 21 March 2010; Roll 202, Division 8, District 30, Alden, New York, Jacob P. Yunker.
    Quality: 3.
  11. Ibid., downloaded; 21 March 2010; Roll 202, Division 8, District 30, Alden, New York, Jacob P. Yunker.
    Quality: 3.
  12. Ibid., downloaded; 21 March 2010; Roll 202, Division 8, District 30, Alden, New York, Jacob P. Yuncker.
    Quality: 3.
  13. Ibid., downloaded; 21 March 2010; Roll 196, Division 14, District 29, Sheldon, New York, Jacob Yunker.
    Quality: 3.
  14. History of Shiawasse and Clinton Counties, Michigan (Philadelphia: Ensign, D.W. & Co., 1880; Press of J.B. Lippincott & Co.) [185], 537.

    "Supervisors...1869-72 J.P. Yuncker" Assuming from other evidence (viz. plat of Beal City, Michigan, 1899) that Jacob's middle initial is "P," then it is likely that the J.P. Yuncker listed here is Jacob.

  15. Chapman, Publisher, Portrait and Biographical Album of Isabella County, Michigan (Chicago, Illinois: Chapman Brothers, July 1884); digital images, The Internet Archive, Text Archive (http://www.archive.org/details/portraitbiograph00ch: accessed. [122], 431.
  16. D. J. Lake, B. N. Griffing, C. O. Titus, and Frederick Bourquin, Atlas of Clinton County, Michigan: From Actual Surveys by and under the Directions of D. J. Lake (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: C. O. Titus, 1873); digital image, University of Michigan Digital Library, Michigan County Histories and Atlases (http://quod.lib.umich.edu/m/micounty/: accessed. [131], downloaded; 3 December 2009; Westphalia Township, 2911326.0001.001-23.
    Quality: 2.
  17. 1880 Census: Riley Township, Clinton County, Michigan, FHL Film 1254577; National Archives Film T9-0577 [70], US National Archives Film T9-0577, p. 493B.
  18. Ben Weber, Editor, Beal City Michigan Area Centennial 1875-1975 (Beal City, Michigan: Harold Couturier, 1975). [100], p. 20.
  19. Chapman, Publisher, Portrait and Biographical Album of Isabella County, Michigan (Chicago, Illinois: Chapman Brothers, July 1884); digital images, The Internet Archive, Text Archive (http://www.archive.org/details/portraitbiograph00ch: accessed. [122], 431.
  20. Ibid., 431.
  21. Ibid., downloaded; 10 December 2009; Page 431.
    Quality: 2.
  22. Ben Weber, Editor, Beal City Michigan Area Centennial 1875-1975 (Beal City, Michigan: Harold Couturier, 1975). [100], p. 20.
  23. Lyman A. Brant, Clerk of the House of Representatives, Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, 1891, Volume 1 (Lansing, Michigan: Robert Smith and Company, State Printers and Binders, 1891); digital images, Google Incorporated, Google Books (http://books.google.com/: accessed. [215], Downloaded; 6 June 2011; Pages 96-97; Petition against an appropriation.
    Quality: 2.
  24. Daniel L. Crossman, Clerk of the House of Representatives, Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, 1889, Volume 1 (Lansing, Michigan: Darius D. Throp, State Printer and Binder, 1889); digital images, Google Incorporated, Google Books (http://books.google.com/: accessed. [134], Downloaded; 6 June 2011; Pages 84-85; Petition for Edwin Sinott.
    Quality: 2.
  25. Ibid., Downloaded; 6 June 2011; Page 120; Petition to Repeal Act 262 for the Year 1887.
    Quality: 2.
  26. Ben Weber, Editor, Beal City Michigan Area Centennial 1875-1975 (Beal City, Michigan: Harold Couturier, 1975). [100], p. 20.
  27. Michigan State Gazetteer and Business Directory, Volume 13 (Detroit, Michigan: R. L. Polk & Company, 1897); digital images, Google, Incorporated, Google Books (http://books.google.com/: accessed. [232], downloaded; 6 June 2011; Page 314.
    Quality: 2.
  28. Emmett Womack, Chief Clerk, Department of the Interior, Official Register of the United States, July 1895: The Post-Office Department and The Postal Service, Volume 2 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1896); digital images, Google, Incorporated, Google Books (http://books.google.com/: accessed. [151], downloaded; 6 June 2011; Page 168.
    Quality: 3.
  29. J. G. Ames, Superintendent of Documents, Official Register of the United States, July 1893: The Post-Office Department and The Postal Service, Volume 2 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1894); digital images, Google, Incorporated, Google Books (http://books.google.com/: accessed. [202], Downloaded; 6 June 2011; Page 652.
    Quality: 3.
  30. Ben Weber, Editor, Beal City Michigan Area Centennial 1875-1975 (Beal City, Michigan: Harold Couturier, 1975). [100], p. 20.
  31. Michigan State Gazetteer and Business Directory, Volume 13 (Detroit, Michigan: R. L. Polk & Company, 1897); digital images, Google, Incorporated, Google Books (http://books.google.com/: accessed. [232], downloaded; 6 June 2011; Page 314.
    Quality: 2.
  32. Ibid., downloaded; 6 June 2011; Page 314.
    Quality: 2.
  33. Charles M. Foote and Edwin C. Hood, Plat book of Isabella County, Michigan: Drawn from Actual Surveys and the County Records (Minneapolis, Minnesota: C.M. Foote Publishing Company, 1899); digital image, University of Michigan Digital Library, Michigan County Histories and Atlases (http://quod.lib.umich.edu/m/micounty/: accessed. [123], downloaded; 11 November 2008; Beal City, 2933874.0001.001-22.
    Quality: 2.
  34. Michigan Michigan History Foundation, "Death Records, 1897-1920," death certificates, Seeking Michigan (http://seekingmichigan.org/: accessed). [230], downloaded; 30 October 2009; Jacob Yuncker, March 18, 1905.
    Quality: 3.
  35. Tombstone of Yuncker, Jacob P. (Photograph by Mike Voisin, July 28, 2004) St. Joseph's Cemetery, Beal City, Isabella, Michigan [305].
  36. Isabella County Enterprise, Isabella County, Michigan. [191], Jacob P. Yuncker; 24 March 1905; Volume 41, Number 15, Page 1, Column 3.
    Quality: 2.
  37. Michigan Michigan History Foundation, "Death Records, 1897-1920," death certificates, Seeking Michigan (http://seekingmichigan.org/: accessed). [230], downloaded; 30 October 2009; Jacob Yuncker, March 18, 1905.
    Quality: 2.
  38. Isabella County Enterprise, Isabella County, Michigan. [191], Jacob P. Yuncker; 24 March 1905; Volume 41, Number 15, Page 1, Column 3.
    Quality: 2.
  39. "Photographs," John M. Voisin, Huntsville, Madison, Alabama. [44], Grave marker of Jacob P. Yuncker, July 28, 2004; Beal City, Isabella, Michigan; St. Joseph the Worker Cemetery.
    Quality: 3.
  40. Ibid., Grave markers for Jacob P. Yuncker and Anna Margaret (Pohl) Yuncker, July 29, 2004; Beal City, Isabella, Michigan; St. Joseph the Worker Cemetery.
    Quality: 3.
  41. "WPA Property Inventories," database, Michigan History Foundation, Seeking Michigan (http://seekingmichigan.org: accessed); citing Michigan Department of Treasury; Works Progress Administration. [50], downloaded; 20 April 2013; 15N 05W 21, Pages 35-36, Mr and Mrs Jos Kiefer, Record Group 72-76, http://seekingmichigan.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p129401coll0/id/89113.
    Quality: 2.
  42. Ben Weber, Editor, Beal City Michigan Area Centennial 1875-1975 (Beal City, Michigan: Harold Couturier, 1975). [100], Page 20.
    Quality: 2.
  43. Ibid., Page 44.
    Quality: 2.
  44. Ibid., Page 47.
    Quality: 2.
  45. Chapman, Publisher, Portrait and Biographical Album of Isabella County, Michigan (Chicago, Illinois: Chapman Brothers, July 1884); digital images, The Internet Archive, Text Archive (http://www.archive.org/details/portraitbiograph00ch: accessed. [122], 431.
  46. Ben Weber, Editor, Beal City Michigan Area Centennial 1875-1975 (Beal City, Michigan: Harold Couturier, 1975). [100], Page 20.
    Quality: 2.
  47. St. John the Baptist (Alden, New York), Church Records; FHL microfilm 1292868. [278], Rosa Junker; Interments, 1864, Page 15; Item 6.
    Quality: 3.

    [Death at age 23 1/2 in 1864 results in 1841 as approximate birth year.]

  48. Ibid., Rosa Junker uxor Jakob Juncker; Obituaries, 1864; Item 1.
    Quality: 3.
  49. Ibid., Rosa Junker; Interments, 1864, Page 15; Item 6.
    Quality: 3.
  50. Ibid., Rosa Junker; Interments, 1864, Page 15; Item 6.
    Quality: 3.
  51. 1860 Census: Town of Alden, Erie County, New York (Roll 750) [58], p. 636.

    J. Yunkler, 22, Male, Shoemaker, born in France. Rose?, 20, Female, born in New York. Both were married within the year. I assume to each other.

  52. St. John the Baptist (Alden, New York), Church Records; FHL microfilm 1292868. [278], Jacobus Junker et Rosalia Werner; Marriages, 1859; Item 1.
    Quality: 3.
  53. Ibid., Rosa Junker uxor Jakob Juncker; Obituaries, 1864; Item 1.
    Quality: 3.
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Citation: Mike Voisin, iSeeAncestors (http://iSeeAncestors.com/tree/groups/public/grpf5030.html : revised October 29, 2013), Jacob P. Yuncker & Rosalia "Rosa" Werner.

Revised: October 29, 2013

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