Person:Nicholas Shaver (1)

Nicholas Shaver
d.bef. 27 September 1790 Rockingham County, Virginia
m. 23 November 1763
  1. Elizabeth Shaver1764 -
  2. Margaret Shaver1766 - 1845
  3. Susanna Shaver1769 -
  4. Mary 'Polly' Shaver1772 -
  5. John Shaver1774 -
  6. Catherine Shaver1776 -
  7. Nicholas Shaver1778 -
  8. Barbara Shaver1780 - 1857
  9. George Shaver1782 - 1866
  10. Mary Shaverabt 1783 -
  11. Henry Shaver1785 - 1853
  12. David Shaver1787 - 1848
Facts and Events
Name Nicholas Shaver
Alt Name Nicholas Shaffer
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1739 Maryland or Pennsylvania
Marriage 23 November 1763 to Magdalene Grosvenor
Death? bef. 27 September 1790 Rockingham County, Virginia

Nicholas Shaver (Shaffer) was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Shaffer's heirs vs. Shaffer's executors--O. S. 125; N. S. 43--Bill May, 1808. Nicholas Shaffer of Rockingham died 1790, leaving widow Madalena and children, viz: Elizabeth (wife of George Sites), Susanna (wife of John Nave), Nicholas Shaffer, Catharine (wife of Charles Weaver), George Shaffer, Barbara (wife of Jacob Kiger), Henry Shaffer, David Shaffer (infant), Mary (wife of George Parrett), Margaret (wife of John Bearey) (Berry), John Shaffer. Nicholas Shaffer's will of Rockingham dated 10th February, 1790, 22d June, 1790. Proved in Rockingham, 27th September, 1790.