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Pvt Daniel Shanafelt
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Birth: 1843
Death: Jul. 31, 1925

Daniel was the son of Peter and Elizabeth (Funk) Shanafelt of Ohio. He was an Army Pvt. serving 2 May 1864-4 Sep 1864.

Repository, Canton, Ohio, Wednesday, 11 Jul 1883: Daniel Shanafelt who went last October on a hunting expedition to Northern Michigan, returned Tuesday and looks as if roughing it had agreed with him. Repository, Canton, Ohio, Thursday, 9 Aug 1883: Daniel Shanafelt left again on Tuesday, for Northern Michigan. On dit he will marry, settle down on a farm, and be in the future a Wolverine. Repository, Canton, Ohio, Tuesday, 17 May 1892: Daniel Shanafelt, of Michigan, is visiting his many friends of this place. It is nine years since he made his last visit here. 1 June...returns to Michigan today..

He was married to Elsie Viola Parker. Together they had two sons, Clinton and Daniel Shanafelt.

Rest in peace Daniel, rest in peace.
Family links: 
  Peter Shanafelt (1800 - 1875)
  Elizabeth Funk Shanafelt (1801 - 1863)
Note: Army-Civil War
Grand Rapids Veterans Home Cemetery
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Plot 7, Row 21, Grave 6
Maintained by: S. G. Shanafelt
Originally Created by: DUVCW
Record added: Nov 13, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16636472
Pvt Daniel Shanafelt
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Pvt Daniel Shanafelt
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- S. G. Shanafelt
 Added: Aug. 25, 2012
Company B-162nd Ohio Infantry
 Added: Mar. 3, 2007

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