Florence Lucille Flint1

b. 4 February 1882, d. 23 December 1918
Last Edited=28 Jul 2016
1st cousin 2 times removed of Joseph Michael Flint
     Florence Lucille Flint was born on 4 February 1882.1 She was the daughter of William J Flint and Mary Josephine Hiatt.1

On 8 June 1900 Florence Lucille Flint was enumerated in the household of William J Flint on the 1900 U. S. census for Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa as Florence L Flint, 18 years old, Daughter, Single, Born Feb 1882 in Iowa, occupation of At School. Attended school within the year. Could read. Could write. Could speak English. Father born in Michigan. Mother born in Iowa. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Josephine Hiatt, Harold Warner Flint, Walter Flyod Flint and Marjorie Josephine Flint.2

Florence Lucille Flint married Carl J Shaffer, son of William N Shaffer and Maey Hellen Hanaman, on 14 June 1904 at Toledo, Tama County, Iowa.3

On 28 April 1910 Florence Lucille Flint was enumerated in the household of Carl J Shaffer on the 1910 U. S. census for Carson Township, Carson, Pottawattamie County, Iowa as Florence Shaffer, 28 years old, Wife, Married 1st for 6 years, gave birth to 0 children, birthplace of Iowa, occupation of None. Could read. Could write. Father born in Michigan. Mother born in Iowa.4

Florence Lucille Flint died on 23 December 1918 at age 36.1

Child of Florence Lucille Flint and Carl J Shaffer


  1. C. Ellis Flint, The Flint Family: Robert Flint, (The Pioneer) and His Decendents (1931-1932; reprint, Salem, Massachusetts: Higginson Book Company, unkown year), 87.
  2. 1900 U. S. census, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, Kane Township, Council Bluffs, 1, Enumeration District 135, p. 13 A (written) p. 175 (stamped), dwelling 290, family 297, Wm J Flint; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 04 Jan 2009); citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 455.
  3. Iowa State Board of Health, Return of Marriages, 418 (Ringgold - Wright): 86-1432, Carl J Shaffer and Florence L Flint; database and images, "Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937", Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 03 Jul 2016); citing Iowa Department of Public Health. Iowa Marriage Records, 1880–1922. Textual Records. State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa.
  4. 1910 U. S. census, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, Carson Township, Carson, Enumeration District 121, p. 7A (written), dwelling 159, family 159, Carl J Shaffer; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 28 Jul 2016); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, Roll 420.
  5. "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935," database, FamilySearch: accessed 03 Jul 2016), entry for Norman William Shaffer, citing Carson, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States; county district courts, Iowa; FHL microfilm 1,477,209.