Jacob S. Weltz

Jacob cash-claimed a quarter in 23, 8N 48W in 1891.

Possible:  Jacob S. WELTY

In 1880 Hardin County, Iowa Jacob S. is 31, born in Pennsylvania, with Mary C. 31 born in Illinois. Noel D. is 7, Garnet A. 6, and Mattie G. 4.

Son Noel was born 1872 in Wisconsin and died 1963 in Minot North Dakota.  Maybe Jacob paid for the land in Logan County and sent Noel out to keep it up.


Hays Kansas December 30, 1916  Sheriff-elect Weltz' father, Jacob Weltz, died Sunday night and was buried from the Catholic Church, Tuesday. Mr. Weltz was an old and highly respected citizen of Hays. The Free Press extends sympathy to the bereaved relatives.