Daughter of Mathias and Sarah Shepler.
1850 United States Federal Census
Home in 1850: Bethlehem, Stark, Ohio
Mathias Shepler 60
Mathias was a 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.
Sarah Shepler 47
Julia Shepler 21
Orrilla Shepler 17
Purs Shepler 15
Mary Thompson 83
The 1850 census revealed she was living in Bethlehem, Stark Co, Ohio with her parents.
Herman Van Dorsten and Julia Ann Sheplar married on Aug 25, 1853 in Stark Co, Ohio.
The 1860 census revealed they had a two year old daughter. Also living with them were an eight year old boy named S E Brown, two adult males Wm Reed and Pius Shifler.
Sarah Van Dorsten (b.1858)
Ella J Vandorsen (b.1864)
Julia died in 1864 due to childbirth complications.
Mother Elizabeth died when she was a baby 66268857
the other one was her step mother
Matthias Shepler (1790 - 1863)
Sarah Linerode Shepler (1803 - 1881)
Harmen Van Dorsten (1827 - 1892)
Massillon City Cemetery
Plot: Sections 22 and 26, row 4
Maintained by: Alesia
Originally Created by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
Record added: Apr 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87911147