Jacob Leathers

Birth: 1756 Dover Township., York County, Pennsylvania
Death: 1843 Howard Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania

Jacob was born, lived, and died in Pennsylvania.  In 1783, Jacob married Mary Shirk and together they had eight children.  During the Revolutionary War, Jacob, who probably served in the militia but records haven’t been found, paid supply taxes which were optional taxes used to fund the Revolutionary War effort in the State of Pennsylvania.