Jacob Ostenhaus is a minor character featured in Red Dead Redemption.


Nothing is known of Jacob's background.


Jacob can often be found loitering in and around the Saloon at Rathskeller Fork. However, he has also been known to frequent Armadillo, MacFarlane's Ranch, and Blackwater. He often can be found sleeping in the Armadillo barn at night.


  • His surname suggests he is of German descent.
  • According to Tobias Finkelstein, Jacob is involved in an affair with a Mrs. Winston.
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