West, Jett Jacob | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: West, Jett Jacob
Historical Note: Jett Jacob West was born November 14, 1886 in Blairsville, Illinois to Jacob and Elizabeth West. He married Mae Davis on December 25, 1918. They had one daughter, Elizabeth Ann. He was a traveling auditor for the Peabody Coal Company mines in Illinois, Kentucky and West Virginia for 30 years and died November 1947 in Carterville, Illinois.