SHAFER GENEALOGY

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  • Amasa Shafer
    born 15 Sept 1815 Bedford Co., MD
    married (Elizabeth Hill) Stark Co., Ohio
    died 11 Feb 1878 Williams Co., Ohio

    Wife Elizabeth Hill Shafer was born 5 Apriil 1811 Ohio
    Died after 1878

    Children of Amasa and Elizabeth

    Washington Shafer and wife Mary Jane Corbett

    born 1831 Ohio and married Mary Jane Corbett 28 Oct 1856 Williams Co., Oh.
    died 16 March 1904 Columbia twp. Van Buren Co., Michigan
    Wife Mary Jane born 9 Aug 1839 New Paris, Preble Co., Ohio
    Mary Jane died 26 Oct 1883

    William born abt 1831
    married Mary E. Varnes 1 Oct 1857 Williams Co., Oh.

    Franklin born abt 1833 Ohio
    married Emily L. born 21 March 1838

    Jane born abt 1837 Ohio
    married Samuel m. Leek 2 May 1857 Williams Co., Ohio

    Elizabeth born abt 1839 Ohio

    Lucinda born abt 1842 Ohio
    married Henry Jaques 4 July 1867 Williams Co., Ohio

    Anson died young born 26 March 1847 died 1850 Ohio

    Mary

    Amanda
    married T.J. Carter 5 July 1887 Allen Co., Indiana

    Children of Washington Shafer and Mary Jane Corbett

    Charles Otis. born abt 1859 Indiana

    George W. born 15 April 1860 Ohio
    died 23 Dec 1863 Center Two., William Co., Ohio

    Clara born abt 1862 Indiana

    Dora born abt 1867 Indiana

    Alda born abt 1870 Indiana

    Lizzie born abt 1875 Indiana

    George Washington Jr.
    born 5 Sept. 1876 Indiana
    married Myrtle Lena Tripp 22 Oct 1898 Allegan Co., Michigan
    died 1 Aug 1954 Allegan, Michigan
    Myrtle Lena Tripp born 13 Mar. 1882 Michigan
    died 2 Feb 1968 Van Buren, Bloomingdale, Michigan

    Children of George W. and Myrtle Lena

    Elizabeth Jans

    born 13 Sept 1899 Allegan, Mi.
    married first Leon A. Bush in Allegan
    married second Charles Flora before 1920 census
    married third Max Leo Mahoney
    married fourth Walter Prather
    died 26 Feb 1993 Prospect, Oregon

    Bernice F.

    born abt 1902 Michigan
    died abt 2008

    Walter

    born abt 1908
    married Elsie C. Pritz b. 1910 MI died aft 1930 MI
    died 2 Jan 1992 Michigan

    Myrtle born abt 1912

    Helen born abt 1917

    Evelyn born abt 1920

    Children of Elizabeth Jans and Max Leo Mahoney

    One Female

    Leo Ralph Mahoney
    born 26 Dec 1927 Muskegon, Michigan
    died 12 Nov 2009 Prospect, Oregon

    50th Wedding Anniversary for George and Myrtle Shafer

    1914 Bloomingdale Michigan sixth grade class Teacher Miss Jessie Melrun

    Mrytle and Helen Shafer 1915

    Myrtle Lena Tripp Shafer
    Age 15

    Shafer Family

    Myrtle and George Shafer 30 May 1943

    Myrtle Shafer, Bernice Shafer Snodgrass
    and Robert Lee Strange 1948

    Otis Shafer's wife Luella

    Elizabeth Shafer on the farm
    Mary Shafer Smith

    Elizabeth Jans Shafer

    Elsie Pritz Shafer

    Evelyn Shafer, Walter Prather and Lizzie Shafer Prather 1982

    WALTER PRATHER AND WIFE ELIZABETH SHAFER PRATHER
    HOUSE IN OREGON NEAR ROUGE RIVER

    George Shafer Eagle Lake Michigan 1933

    Shafer's at Eagle Lake Michigan 1938
    Top row Walter, George, Myrtle, Bernice, Clara Myrtle
    Bottom row Helen, Lena and Evelyn

    Myrtle Tripp Shafer 1955

    Hazel Bandick, Myrtle Smith, George Shafer 1948

    Helen Shafer's husband Lyle Munn

    Lizzie, Helen, Myrtle, Bernice, Evelyn and Lena Shafer 1932 to 33

    Left to right
    Margaret, Elsie, Hazel, Myrtle, Lizzie, Bernice Shafer ladies
    Walter Shafer, Walter Prather and Robert Snodgrass

    Smith's in Michigan
    Marg, Betty, Hazel, James and Bev

    Walter Prather and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Shafer Prather's
    Log Cabin Restaurant in Santa Ana, California
    Near Santa Ana Freeway and State College 1948 to 1950

    Kalamazoo Savings and Loan dime collection of Max Mahoney

    George W Shafer and Myrtle Lena Tripp Shafer

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    I would be interested in hearing from anyone that has more
    information on the Shafer line.

    1997 peakesi@yahoo.com

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