Person:Abraham Shaeffer (1)

Abraham Shaeffer
m. bef 1800
  1. Joel Shaeffer1800 - 1876
  2. Jedidah Shaefer1805 - 1846
  3. Abraham Shaefer1810 - 1877
  4. Isaac Shaeffer1811 - 1881
  5. Jacob Shaeffer1814 - 1884
  6. Esra ShaeferAbt 1820 - 1834
  7. George ShaefferAbt 1820 - 1879
Facts and Events
Name[3] Abraham Shaeffer
Gender Male
Birth[3] abt 1778 Reamstown, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Marriage bef 1800 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania?(13 children)
to Maria Barbara Ream
Census[4] 1820 Madison Twp, Fairfield County, Ohio
Census[5] 1830 Madison Twp, Fairfield County, Ohio
Death? 25 Sep 1852 Fairfield County, Ohio
Burial[3] Kohler-Shaeffer Cemetery, Fairfield County, Ohio

Fairfield County, Ohio, 1820 census:[4]

Shaeffer, Abraham (agriculture = 1)
Males
under 10 = 6
10-15 = 1
16-18 = 1
16-25 = 1
45 & over = 1
Females
under 10 = 2
45 & over = 1

Fairfield County, Ohio, 1830 census:[5]

Shafer, Abraham
Males
10-14 = 3
15-19 = 3
50-59 = 1
Females
5-9 = 2
40-49 = 1

(1840 & 1850 censuses not yet found)

References
  1.   Phillips Family Tree, Abraham Schaeffer page, in Ancestry.com.

    OTHER POSSIBLE CHILDREN
    OHIOCHIMES added this on 29 Mar 2009

    THE FOLLOWING LIST OF ABRAHAM SCHAEFFER'S CHILDREN / DATES COMES FROM ANCESTRY FAMILY TREE MEMBERS. THIS LIST INCLUDES THE NAMES OF SOME OF THE CHILDREN PROVIDED BY REV SOLOMON REAM (1908) PLUS OTHERS. HOW ACCURATE THIS LIST OF NAMES / DATES IS, IS ANYONE'S GUESS. (REV REAM DID NOT PROVIDE ANY DATES WITH HIS LIST OF CHILDREN.)

    DAVID (1808-1879) - POSSIBLY REV REAM'S DANIEL (?)
    ISAAC (1812-1881)
    JOEL (1800-1876)
    SAMUEL (1802 - )
    ABRAHAM (1824-1877)
    JEDIDAH (1804- ) - PROBABLY = JEDEDIAH
    CATHEERINE (1806- )
    JACOB (1814-1884)
    GEORGE (1820- )
    ESRA (1821-1834) - PROBABLY = EZRA
    SALEM (1836-1904) - THIS IS AN OBVIOUS ERROR IF HIS FATHER, ABRAHAM SCHAEFFER, DIED IN 1833
    Ancestry Link

  2.   OGS Shaefer Family Query.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Find A Grave.

    Abraham Shaeffer

    NOTE: Find-a-Grave editor says he died 7 Jun 1833 (marker is very difficult to read), but gives no other source -- but his last son, Salem, was b. 1836. Abraham's marker says "Aged 57 yrs," which would have him born 1776.

  4. 4.0 4.1 Fairfield, Ohio, United States. 1820 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    p. 166.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Fairfield, Ohio, United States. 1830 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    p. 234.