Kiester, Jacob Armel

Jacob Armel Kiester, detail
Life span
04/29/1832—12/13/1904
Dickinson Connection:
Class of 1857

Life Summary

Full name
  Jacob Armel Kiester
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  6
Family
 
Caroline Billings (wife, 1859)
Education
  Dickinson (Carlisle College)
Occupation
  Politician
  Attorney or Judge
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Church or Religious Denomination
  Episcopalian
Political Parties
  Republican
Other Affiliations
  Masons
Government
  Johnson Administration (1865-69)
  State legislature
  State judge
  Local government

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