Most recently, Neusa Maria Wingeter di Santis of
Neusa informed me that her ancestor was part of a colonizing group led by Frank McMullen to
The members of the McMullan-Bowen Colony left
Luckily, Neusa shared even more information with me about her ancestor. Before the war, he distributed religious tracts in
Neusa gave me permission to use the accompanying photograph of Jacob. It depicts him in 1914; he died two years later at the age of 83. He certainly lived a long, active, and fruitful life!
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