Jacob Ullrich

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Jacob Ullrich

Chief Jacob Ullrich
Born Feb 9, 1858
Died Oct 3, 1910
Cause of death "Illness cntracted in the line of duty"
Nationality American
Occupation Fie Chief
Years active Aug 18, 1888 - 1907
Employer City of Englewood (Volunteer)
Home town Englewood, NJ
Known for Fire Fighter

Jacob Ullrich - was a Chief of the Volunteer Fire Department. [1] In 1898 he also served as "poormaster" for the fledgling city. [2]


Mr. Ullrich came to this country from Germany at an early age. He first joined the fire company on Aug 18, 1888, and was elected foreman of Company #1 in May, 1897. The next year he was elected Fire Chief and was re-elected each year until 1907, when the office was filled by appointment of Council. [2]


  1. Bouton-Goldberg, et al.. "Images of Englewood and Eng. Cliffs". Englewood Fire Department. Arcadia Publishing, SC. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Sterling, Adaline (1922) (in English). The Book of Englewood. Mayor and Council of Englewood. p. 184.