John E Shafer1

b. circa 1869
Last Edited=30 Nov 2013
     John E Shafer was born circa 1869 at Ohio.1

On 16 August 1870 John E Shafer was enumerated in the household of Jacob Gerhart on the 1870 U. S. census for Lowell Post Office, Salem Township, Washington County, Ohio as John E Shafer, 1 years old, birthplace of Ohio, occupation of Adopted Child. Also enumerated in the household were Maria Catherine Seyler, Daniel Gerhart, Maria Gerhart and Rosina Gerhart.1


  1. 1870 U. S. census, Washington County, Ohio, population schedule, Salem Township, Lowell Post Office, p. 34 (written) p. 422 back (stamped), dwelling 250, family 257, Jacob Gerhard; digital image, unknown repository : accessed 30 Nov 2013); citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 1279.