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Elizabeth Schaeffer Freehafer
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Birth: Jul. 30, 1791
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1873
Huntington
Huntington County
Indiana, USA

Elisabeth Schaeffer,daughter of Johann Henrich and Anna Maria Wirt Schaeffer, was born in Heidelberg Township, Berks County Pennsylvania,probably between 4 June 1791 and 31 July 1791. She was united in marriage with Christian Freehafer on 17 October 1809 in Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania (now Jackson Township, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania).

Elizabeth and Christian's children were John Freehafer, Maria Freehafer Hettinger, Augustus Freehafer, Anna Freehafer Bucher, Lucy Ann Freehafer Smith, Jonathan Freehafer and Michael Freehafer.

The 1860 Census lists Elizabeth, age 68, living in Worthington Twp, Richland County, Ohio, with her son Michael, daughter-in-law Rachel and grandchildren, Franklin, Hetta Ann, Lucinda and Emily Ellen. She was living in Huntington County, Indiana on 8 January 1866 when she signed with an X a quitclaim deed selling the land of her deceased husband, Christian Freehafer, to their son, Jonathan Freehafer.

Elizabeth died 24 July 1873, age 81 years 11 months 24 days and is buried at the Lininger Cemetery, Huntington County, Indiana
 
 
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 Parents:
  Anna Maria Wirt Ritÿ (1766 - 1830)
 
 Spouse:
  Christian Freehafer (1789 - 1859)
 
 Children:
  John Freehafer (1810 - 1893)*
  Augustus Freehafer (1815 - 1888)*
  Anna Freehafer Bucher (1816 - 1895)*
  Lucy Ann Freehafer Smith (1819 - 1903)*
  Jonathan Freehafer (1820 - 1901)*
  Michael Freehafer (1830 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lininger Cemetery
Huntington County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Ann Freehafer Andersen
Originally Created by: †† Tombstoner & Family †...
Record added: Oct 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22319728
Elizabeth <i>Schaeffer</i> Freehafer
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Elizabeth <i>Schaeffer</i> Freehafer
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Love from the Freehafer & Farst Families,
- Judy Farst
 Added: Sep. 25, 2011
 
 
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