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Jacob E. SLYH
Emeline Owen LAKIN
Husband:  Jacob E. SLYH / SLYGH / SLIGH
Birth:  31 Oct 1798, VA, probably Jefferson Co., now WV
Death:  3 Mar 1887
Father:  Mathias SLYH
Mother:  Mary DRILL
Marriage:  26 Jul 1828, Frederick Co., MD
Wife:  Emeline4 Owen LAKIN
Birth:  17 Apr 1801
Death:  6 Jun 1886
Father:  Daniel3 LAKIN (1766-1827) [Abraham2, Abraham1]
Mother:  Ann SHECKLES  (1759-1822)
1.  Serena Ann SLYH, b. 28 Apr 1829; d. 1849; m. 5 Apr 1848, Franklin Co., OH, Harrison WALCOTT
2.  Daniel Mathias SLYH, b. 3 May 1830; m. Rosaltha S. GRISWOLD 1870 census in Perry Twp., Franklin Co., OH
3.  Jacob Edward SLHY, b. 30 Mar 1831 
4.  Henry T. SLYH, b. 7 Jun 1834 
5.  Rebecca Ruth SLYH, b. 14 Aug 1836; m. 23 Oct 1856, Franklin Co., OH, Harrison WALCOTT
6.  Mary Elizabeth SLYH, b. 14 Nov 1838
7.  John W. SLYH, b. 11 Mar 1844 
8.  Emaline Harriet SLYH, b. 21 Jan 1846

Sources (n.b., Jefferson Co., WV, is just across the Potomac River from, and a bit north of, Frederick Co., MD):

1a.  Marriage Index:  Maryland, 1655-1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-224):
Sly, Jacob Lakin, Emaline 26 Jul 1828 Frederick Co.

1b.  Anon.  1966.  Marriage Index:  Ohio, 1789-1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-400):
Walcut, Harrison Slyh, Serena Ann  5 Apr 1848 Franklin Co.
Walcutt, Harrison Slyle, Rebecca Ruth 23 Oct 1856 Franklin Co.

2.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1830 (Broderbund CD-315):  can't find, but Jacob, his wife, and two youngest children appear to be living with Jacob's widowed father, Mathias SLYH, in Franklin Co., OH. 

3.  1840 Census Index and Digital Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #9 of 12 indexed as "Jacob Hugh"; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 OH Franklin Co. Clinton Twp. pp. 189B-190A Jacob Sleyh 120 000 100 - 201 001 000 100 0100000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 4 or under 1835-1840  
2 males 5-9 1830-1835 = Henry (b. 1834)
= Jacob (b. 1831)
= Daniel (b. 1830)
1 male 40-49 1790-1800 = Jacob (b. 1798)
2 females 4 or under 1835-1840 = Mary (b. 1838)
= Rebecca (b. 1836)
1 female 10-14 1825-1830 = Serena (b. 1829)
1 female 30-39 1800-1810 = Emeline (b. 1801)
1 female 70-79 1760-1770 = Jacob's mother?
1 person engaged in agriculture
Either Henry is in the wrong age-class or we have his birthyear wrong.  Listed six lines from W. LAKIN, who is two lines from Emeline's father, Daniel LAKIN.

4.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #2 of 30):  Dist. 38, Clinton Twp., Franklin Co., OH, p. 62B, 12/13, enumerated 12 Aug 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Jacob Sly 50 M   Farmer 15,000 Va
Emeline 49 F       Md
David 20 M   Farmer   O
Edward 19 M   "   "
Henry 16 M   "   "
Rebecca 13 F       "
Mary 13 F       "
John  5 M       "
Jacob Siller 38 M   Laborer   "
Elisha Hilbert 22 M       "
Julia A Walcut  1 F       "

5.  1860 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #3 of 36):  North Columbus P.O., Clinton Twp., Franklin Co., OH, p. 132B, PN 264, 1539/1639, enumerated 13 Jun 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Jacob E Slyh 61 M   Farmer 72,500 1,500 Va
Emaline   " 58 F         Md
John W    " 16 M         Ohio
Sarena A Walcut 11 F         Ohio
Charles Nult 22 M   Farm Laborer     Ohio
Which is correct, Julia or Serena?  Living next door to their son, Henry T. SLYH.  Also in Clinton Township is their son, Jacob Edward SLYH

6.  1870 Census Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #7 of 47):  Dublin P.O., Clinton Twp., Franklin Co., OH, p. 38A, PN 7, 48/48, enumerated 11 Aug 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Slyh Jacob 71 M W Farmer 118,600 50,000 Virginia
____ Emaline 69 F W Keeping House     Maryland
Darson? Lawerence? 21 M W Farm Laborer     Hesse Cassel
Living next door to son, John W. SLYH, who is living next door to son, Henry T. SLYH

7.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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