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Edgar H. Schaeffer
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1869
Carroll County
Maryland, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1945
Carroll County
Maryland, USA

Edgar H Schaeffer, son of Jeremiah Schaeffer and Alice Virginia Bush, married Lizzie K Wantz, daughter of Lewis D Wantz and Mary Ann Hyle, on December 21, 1893, in Carroll County, Maryland.

Edgar was a farmer.
They had 5 daughters and 2 sons.

1900 census Westminster, Carroll County, Md.
Edgar Shaeffer, 33, farmer
Lizzie K, 25
Hellen B, 5
Mary K, 4
Edith P, 2

1910 census Westminster, Carroll County, Md.
Edward Shaeffer, 40, general farming
Lizzie, 36
Helen, 15
Mary, 14
Ada, 11 [should have been Edith]
Russell, 5
Harvein, 1 yr. 3 mos.
Lewis D Wantz, 60, father-in-law, own income
Mary A Wantz, 60, mother-in-law

1920 census Westminster, Carroll County, Md.
Edgar H Shaeffer, 50, general farming
Lizzie K, 45
Mary V, 23
Edith P, 21
Hilda E, 17
Russell W, 15
Harvine E, 10
Lawrence E, 9
David E Byers, 30, son-in-law
...laborer on farm
Helen R Byers, 25, daughter
David E Byers, 1 yr., 4 mos., grandson
Mary A Wantz, 78, mother-in-law

1930 census Westminster, Carroll County, Md.
Edgar H Schaeffer, 60, grain farmer
Lizzie K, 54
Russell W, 25, farm laborer
Harvine E, 21
Lawrence E, 19

1940 census Carroll County, Md.
Russell W Schaeffer, 35, farmer
...7th grade education
Mary P, 27, 2 yrs. of high school
Russell W, 6
Catherine P, 5
Doris L, 2
Edgar H, 72, father, 1 yr. of high school
Lawrence E, 29, brother, farm laborer
...7th grade education
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeremiah Schaeffer (1839 - 1910)
  Alice Virginia Bush Schaeffer (1847 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Lizzie K. Wantz Schaeffer (1874 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Helen Ruth Schaeffer Byers (1894 - 1975)*
  Mary Virginia Schaeffer Armacost (1896 - 1988)*
  Edith P Schaeffer Bell (1898 - 1981)*
  Hilda E Schaeffer Harp Hockensmith (1902 - 1991)*
  Russell W Schaeffer (1904 - 1983)*
  Harviene Edna Schaeffer Halter (1909 - 1972)*
  Lawrence E. Schaeffer (1910 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Bush Shaeffer (1868 - 1934)*
  Edgar H. Schaeffer (1869 - 1945)
  Ada May Schaeffer Sterner (1878 - 1953)*
  William Arthur Shaeffer (1882 - 1960)*
  Margaret Helena Schaeffer Beck (1888 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kriders Lutheran Church Cemetery
Westminster
Carroll County
Maryland, USA
 
Maintained by: Susie Cue
Originally Created by: Joe & Linda (Ashley) Con...
Record added: May 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52433159
Edgar H. Schaeffer
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Edgar H. Schaeffer
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Edgar H. Schaeffer
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