Person:Hepsibah Strother (1)

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Hepsibah Elizabeth Strother
b.1755-78
d.abt 1803
  • HJohn Shafferest 1770 - abt 1810-1811
  • WHepsibah Elizabeth Strother1755 - abt 1803
m. est 1790
  1. William Alexander Shaffer1796 - 1887
  2. Hepsibah Elizabeth Shaffer1801 - 1858
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Name Hepsibah Elizabeth Strother
Gender Female
Birth? 1755-78
Marriage est 1790 based on two known children
to John Shaffer
Death? abt 1803 according to family stories

Origins

Descendants of William Alexander Shaffer have a family story that Hepzibah was daughter of William Strother of Fairfield County, South Carolina. He is said to have died 1799. Hepzibah also is said to have died in Fairfield County about 1803. Both William and his daughter Hepzibah are said to be buried in the Strother family cemetery near Winnsboro, Fairfield, South Carolina. William Alexander Shaffer is said to have visited his mother's grave in his later years.