The Livingood family came from Switzerland to the Palatinate. Jacob and his father, John Wendell Leibengut embarked for America with the first party of Palatines, May 6, 1709 from London, England. In 1728 Jacob Sr. arrived in the Tulpehocken Valley with the second exodus from Schoharie, New York. Jacob Sr. and Margaretha were killed and scalped by the Indians near Mount Aetna, Berks County, Pa, April  1758.
Jacob Sr., born 1681
Margaretha Sands [his] wife
Jacob Jr., died 1788
Catherine Durr, died 1791
In Holy Matrimony, October 2, 1750
Jacob III, born January 26, 1752
ARW Captain - Continental Army 1781-82