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Dr Thomas H. Schaeffer

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Dr Thomas H. Schaeffer

Birth
Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Death 15 May 1888 (aged 55–56)
Charles Town, Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row B, Lot 19, Site 4b
Memorial ID 61039676 View Source

Parents: {of Funkstown, Wash. Co., MD.}
- John Leonard Schaeffer [1778-1832]
- Mary (Schroeder) Schaeffer [?-1853]

Married Margaret Elizabeth (Young) Schaeffer on February 14, 1867 in Montgomery County, MD

Children:
- Ella May Schaeffer [1868-1869]
- Lelia Newton Schaeffer Hilleary [1870-1956]
- Margaret Estelle Schaeffer Jordan [1873-1934]
- Margaret Elizabeth Schaeffer [1873-1901]
- Thomas L. Schaeffer [1873-1873]

Dentist in Poolesville (1880)

Registered in the Maryland 4th District (Frederick, MD) for the Civil War. The Confederate Compiled Service Record lists him as "Thomas H. Shafer".

Enlisted: 1 Jul 1864, Frederick, MD - Confederate Army
Company D, 1st Regiment, Maryland Cavalry
Prisoner of War Record
Took Oath of Amnesty 21 May 1865, Harper's Ferry, VA

The Valley Register - July 22nd, 1864
Joined Confederate Commander Jubal Early's Army during his [Washington] raid: Dr. Thomas H. Schaeffer, D. Robert Claggett and John Palmer of Frederick; and William Warfield of Liberty District.


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