Jacob Eller, Jr. was born in Maryland, in either Frederick Co., orWashington Co., Maryland. Jacob Eller, Jr. bought a piece of a tractof land from Jacob Eller, Sr. recorded 11 Aug. 1821, Land Record J.S.14/57 Frederick Co., MD. On April 15, 1837 Jacob, Jr. sold 6 acres ofland to Caleb Ogelton, Liber H.S. 4/468. On 1 Sept. 1837 Jacob, Jr.bought 80 acres of land in Callaway Co., Mo, Deed Book E, pages 343 &344. He and his family appeared on the 1840 and 1850 Callawlay Co., MOCensus Records.
Jacob Eller, Jr.'s Will dated 12 June 1867 was probated 4 Jan. 1868 inCallaway Co., MO, Book E, pages 757 & 758. Son Daniel Willard Ellerwas not living when he made his will, as he was not mentioned.Daughters Ann Maria, Martha Ann, and Elizabeth were not married as ofthat date in 1867. Also could not find marriages for any of hischildren except son Warren Eller.
I obtained a copy of this Will when my husband John Stanley and I didresearch in Fulton, Callaway Co., Missouri in August of 1987, Copy ofthis Will is in my files. His brother Elias Eller signed as a witnessto the Will.
Jacob Eller, Jr. was in War of 1812 - Index to War of 1812, PensionFiles Vol. I:A-F, trans. by Virgil D. White, The Nat. Hist. Publ. Co.,Waynesboro, IN, 1989, p. 664: and Published in Eller Chronicles, Vol.VI;3, August 1992, pp. 194 - as follows:
ELLER, JACOB, Elizabeth (Grimes) WC-17980; m. 23 Vov 1826, FrederickCty., MD, sd 8 Dec 1867 Calloway Cty. MO, wd 17 Jan 1887, srv BartonHackney's MD Mil, lived Calloway Cty., MO
In copying from Court House Records at Frederick, MD. Jacob andElizabeth were married 13 Nov 1826 - so am not sure which is correct.