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 Devilla William Shaffer

Devilla William Shaffer

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Death 12 May 1935 (aged 76)
Burial Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 6622952 · View Source
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Devilla Shaffer, son of Elias and Charlotte Shaffer, was born 11/12/1858, in Burke county, Pa. When a year old he moved to Whiteside Co,IL. In 1876 he moved to Linn Co, IA where he resided until his death 5/12/1935, at the age of 76 years & 6 months. On 12/6/1879, he was united in marriage to Anna Berry. To this union were born 8 sons and 3 daughters. Ten children survive,the eldest son died at the age of 11. His wife also survives. Children are: Mrs Maude Fisher of Milles, SD; M J Shaffer of Independence; Mrs Grace Mershon of Rowley; William Shaffer of Troy Mills;Mrs Elizabeth Mershon of Ackley;Roland Shaffer of Rowley;Lewis Shaffer of Quasqueton;Cledith Shaffer of Center Point;Carl Shaffer of Alburnett. Also surviving are 3 sisters; Mrs William Reece of Troy Mills;Mrs Susan Cherry of Walker; and Mrs Euclid Mershon of Rowley and 4 brothers;Lide Shaffer of Troy Mills;Charles Shaffer of West Prairie;Jacob Shaffer of Alburnett;and M J Shaffer of South Dakota. Devilla died of pneumonia.



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  • Created by: Karen Peyton
  • Added: 20 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6622952
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Devilla William Shaffer (12 Nov 1858–12 May 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6622952, citing Troy Mills Cemetery, Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Karen Peyton (contributor 46489766) .