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Luvenia Ann Letcher Shaver
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1832
Alabama, USA
Death: May 16, 1900
Bowie County
Texas, USA

Wife of James P Shaver, married Dec 6, 1855, Perry County Alabama. Also, spelled Louvenia Ann she was the daughter of Stephen Tolbert & Chloe Adams [Norris] Letcher. Her father died in Dallas Co AL, in 1857 and is buried at Fellowship Church Cemetery close to Plantersville AL. Her mother Chloe "Clara", died in Maud Bowie County Texas and is buried at Center Ridge Cemetery.

They had the following known children: Mary Lucinda "Tinnie" Shaver Foster, Sarah A Shaver, Alice M "Allie" Shaver Fowler, William "Willie - Bud" Thomas Shaver, Cornelia "Clara" F Shaver Collins, James M Shaver, Ephraim H "Q" Shaver, Henry Shaver, Emily Shaver.

Luvenia had the following known siblings:
Elizer Jane, Mary Elizabeth, Emily Adline, Sarah A "Sallie", John Jackson, William Norris, Thomas Giles, Celia Agnes, Stephen Baker, Henry Clay, Paralle G, James Frances Tolbert Letcher.

Her fathers family, the Letcher's, moved from Edgefield County SC, to Alabama, shortly after the War of 1812, before 1820. Her mother was born in Hopkins Co KY.

Three of Luvenia's brothers served in the Civil War; John Jackson, Thomas Giles, and Stephen Baker Letcher, they survived the war, but with injuries. Originally, they were all in same unit, Co A, 20th AL Infantry Regiment. Luvenia's hushand James P Shaver, also served in the same unit.

Jim and Louvenia were members of the United Methodist Church, in Maud Bowie County Texas.
Family links: 
  Stephen Tolbert Letcher (1805 - 1859)
  Chloe A. Norris Letcher (1814 - 1900)
  James P Shaver (1831 - 1902)
  Mary Shaver Foster (1858 - 1933)*
  William Thomas Shaver (1863 - 1943)*
  James M Shaver (1868 - 1952)*
  Ephraim Que Shaver (1869 - 1950)*
  Eliza Jane Letcher Hartley (1830 - 1886)*
  Luvenia Ann Letcher Shaver (1832 - 1900)
  Emily Adline Letcher Pardue (1836 - 1914)*
  Sarah A Smith (1837 - 1902)*
  John Jackson Letcher (1838 - 1925)*
  Thomas Giles Letcher (1841 - 1897)*
  Stephen Baker Letcher (1845 - 1931)*
  Henry Clay Letcher (1848 - 1925)*
  Paralle G Letcher Harrison (1850 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Wife of James P. Shaver
Center Ridge Cemetery
Bowie County
Texas, USA
Plot: B 18-10
Maintained by: Mike White
Originally Created by: Betty Smith
Record added: Aug 04, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5664220
Luvenia Ann <i>Letcher</i> Shaver
Added by: Mike White
Luvenia Ann <i>Letcher</i> Shaver
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Rest in Peace
- Mike White
 Added: Dec. 27, 2011
- Robert Fowler
 Added: Nov. 5, 2009

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