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Matthias Shepler
Birth: Nov. 11, 1790
Death: Apr. 7, 1863
Navarre
Stark County
Ohio, USA

U.S. Congressman. Elected as a Democrat to represent Ohio's 18th District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1837 to 1839. A native of Pennsylvania, he served in the War of 1812. He continued his profession as a farmer after moving to Ohio, and also became a justice of the peace. He entered politics and became a member of the Ohio State Legislature and the Ohio State Senate. He was elected to Congress in 1836, served one term, and declined to become a candidate in 1838.  (bio by: K Guy) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Elisabeth Beghtel Shepler (____ - 1830)*
  Sarah Linerode Shepler (1803 - 1881)*
 
 Children:
  Julia Ann Sheplar Van Dorsten (1827 - 1864)*
 
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Burial:
Shepler Church Cemetery
Navarre
Stark County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K Guy
Record added: Apr 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18755409
Matthias Shepler
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