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Jacob S. Schanck, a well known farmer of Atlantic township, died on Saturday, December 3d. He was born in Holmdel township in 1807, and was a son of A. Schuyler Schanck. He married Miss Mary A. Hall, daughter of Capt. John Hall, of Matawan, in 1828, and at the time of his death he and his wife had lived together for a period of over 59 years. His widow and four children survive him. His children are Mrs. Garret Quackenbush, of Englishtown; Schuyler Schanck, of Rahway; Nelson J. Schanck, of Middletown; and Mrs. Garret C. Buck, of Freehold.
Source: Red Bank Register Wednesday, December 14, 1887
Death notice in same issue notes his age at death as 80 years, 3 months and 13 days.