Jacob Kerlin Gise (born 1849)
Jacob Kerlin (JK) Gise, 1849 - 1938
Jacob Kerlin (JK) Gise was born on June 25 1849, in Centre County, Pennsylvania, to David B Geiss and Sarah Gise (Geise or Geiss) (born Kerlin).
David was born in 1821, in Hooblersburg, Center Hall, Pennsylvania.
Sarah was born in 1814, in Pennsylvania.
Jacob had 8 siblings: William Geiss, David Gise (Geise or Geiss), Susannah K. Wagner (born Geiss), Alesia K. Geiss, Sarah Geiss, Daniel Geiss, Mary Geiss and Catherine A. Geiss.
Jacob married Sarah Ellen Gise (born Search) on May 7 1871, at age 21 in Manhattan, Illinois.
Sarah was born in 1853.
They had 9 children: Daniel F. Gise, A. D. (Allie) Gise, Elsie L. Gise, Sadie E. White (born Gise), Edna Kirgis (born Gise), Grace S. Gise, Will J. Gise, Charle Gise and Ardie B. James (born Gise).
His occupations were Owned and operated a grain Elevator in Beloit, KS . He sold it to the newly formed Farmway COOP and Moved to Kansas from Illinois.
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