Historical Rosters Database
Jacob MarksRoster ID 11664
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|Biography & Genealogy:||Jacob Marks, VMI musician (bass drummer), New Market Staff. Was one of three musicians who accompanied cadets at the Battle of New Market. Born St. Augustine, Florida, circa 1822. Early in life moved with other members of his family to Washington, DC. Married 3 times; children Henry, Julia, Emma, and Cora. After the war he moved to San Francisco; died in Washington DC in August 1912.|