Frank Henry Schaefer

M, #10784, b. 13 September 1909, d. 14 January 1935
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited18 Jun 2007
Birth*13 September 1909Frank Henry Schaefer was born on 13 September 1909 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Baptism10 October 1909He was baptized on 10 October 1909 at St Boniface Catholic Church, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Census*23 April 1910He appeared on the census of 23 April 1910 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, listed as age 7/12.
Marriage*30 November 1929He married Matilda Ann Closen, daughter of John Michael Closen and Etta Anna Hartwig, on 30 November 1929 at St Boniface Catholic Church, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Occupation*Frank Henry Schaefer was worked at Boss Glove factory in Peoria.
Census*10 April 1930He and Matilda Ann Closen appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Death*14 January 1935Frank Henry Schaefer died on 14 January 1935 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, at age 25 died of double pneumonia.
Burial*17 January 1935He was buried on 17 January 1935 at St Josephs Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

Matilda Ann Closen b. 14 Jul 1909, d. 19 Apr 2005
Marriage*30 November 1929He married Matilda Ann Closen, daughter of John Michael Closen and Etta Anna Hartwig, on 30 November 1929 at St Boniface Catholic Church, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Conrad Schafer

M, #1244, b. 9 June 1850, d. 26 September 1900
Conrad Schaefer Funeral
FatherCasper Schaefer b. 21 Oct 1823, d. 16 Nov 1895
MotherElizabeth Reit... b. 14 Apr 1830, d. 21 Aug 1884
Immigration StatusImmigrated
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited19 Jan 2006
Birth*9 June 1850Conrad Schafer was born on 9 June 1850 at Hersfeld-Rotenburg-Niederaula, Kassel, Hesse, Germany.
He was the son of Casper Schaefer and Elizabeth Reit...
(Witness) Emigration19 February 1869Conrad Schafer emigrated with Casper Schaefer and Elizabeth Reit... on 19 February 1869 at Hersfeld-Rotenburg-Niederaula, Kassel, Hesse, Germany.
(Witness) Immigration28 May 1869Conrad Schafer immigrated on 28 May 1869 to New York City (Manhattan), New York Co, NY, with Casper Schaefer and Elizabeth Reit...
Marriage*21 March 1878Conrad Schafer married Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig, daughter of Reiner Michels Hartwig and Tomke Dirk Lottman, on 21 March 1878 at Peoria Co, IL; by John Miller, Pastor Ref Church.
Census1880Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig appeared on the census of 1880 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL, listed on page 318A, living with his parents.
(Witness) Marriage7 December 1896Conrad Schafer witnessed the marriage of Fredrick Peters (Fred) Hartwig and Elise Catherina Gronewold on 7 December 1896 at Wing, Livingston Co, IL; by Rev D H Franzen. Marriage license listed as between Fred Hartwig of Wing, IL and Mrs. Lizzie Knights of Wing, IL.
Census*1900Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig appeared on the census of 1900 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
Death*26 September 1900Conrad Schafer died on 26 September 1900 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL, at age 50 (from Probate records.)
Note*He owned, at the time of his death, 240 Acres in Saunemin Twsp; 7 horses; 7 cattle; 5 hogs; farm equipment; and 1000 bushels of oats. The value of his personal property was estimated at $800; the value of his real propery was $17,200, less a $3000 mortgage. Survivors were: his wife Maggie (Hartwig), children: Casper R, Anna A Ellis, Henry, Christopher, Mary N, Ralph, and Reinhart J.
Burial*He was buried at Five Mile Cemetery, Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.

Family

Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 25 Oct 1906
Marriage*21 March 1878He married Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig, daughter of Reiner Michels Hartwig and Tomke Dirk Lottman, on 21 March 1878 at Peoria Co, IL; by John Miller, Pastor Ref Church.
Children

Daniel M Schill

M, #18583, b. 8 October 1960, d. 22 July 1979
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited30 Jan 2003
Birth*8 October 1960Daniel M Schill was born on 8 October 1960 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN.
Death*22 July 1979He died on 22 July 1979 at age 18.

Etje Meints Josten Schmeding

F, #28108, b. 6 October 1835, d. 13 August 1899
FatherJost Vocken Gerdes Schmeding b. 28 Nov 1807, d. 3 Apr 1888
MotherTrintje Alberts Hartwig b. 23 May 1814, d. 16 Mar 1872
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited14 Jan 2009
Memo*They had 7 children.
Birth*6 October 1835Etje Meints Josten Schmeding was born on 6 October 1835 at Grossheide-Westerende, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Jost Vocken Gerdes Schmeding and Trintje Alberts Hartwig.
Marriage*9 April 1858Etje Meints Josten Schmeding married Jann Alberts Goldenstein on 9 April 1858 at Western Parish, Arle, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*13 August 1899Etje Meints Josten Schmeding died on 13 August 1899 at Grossheide-Westerende, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 63.

Family

Jann Alberts Goldenstein b. 19 Nov 1830, d. 18 Jan 1892

Jost Vocken Gerdes Schmeding

M, #28106, b. 28 November 1807, d. 3 April 1888
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited14 Jan 2009
Birth*28 November 1807Jost Vocken Gerdes Schmeding was born on 28 November 1807 at Nesse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*circa 1834He married Trintje Alberts Hartwig, daughter of Albert Christians Hartwig and Etje (Ettje) Meints (Maints), circa 1834.
Death*3 April 1888Jost Vocken Gerdes Schmeding died on 3 April 1888 at age 80.

Family

Trintje Alberts Hartwig b. 23 May 1814, d. 16 Mar 1872
Child

Elizabeth (Lizzie) Alma Anna Sophia Schneider

F, #10912, b. 1891
Last Edited25 Dec 2012
Birth*1891Elizabeth (Lizzie) Alma Anna Sophia Schneider was born in 1891 at NE.
Marriage*before 1915She married George Meyer before 1915.
Census*9 April 1930Elizabeth (Lizzie) Alma Anna Sophia Schneider and George Meyer appeared on the census of 9 April 1930 at Jefferson Precinct, Jefferson Co, NE.

Family

George Meyer b. 10 Aug 1885, d. 11 Mar 1954
Child

Claus H Schroder

M, #28093
Last Edited14 Jan 2009
Marriage*Claus H Schroder married Ide Janssen.

Family

Ide Janssen
Child

Etje Eansen Schroder

F, #11938, d. after 1856
FatherClaus H Schroder
MotherIde Janssen
Last Edited24 Oct 2002
Etje Eansen Schroder was the daughter of Claus H Schroder and Ide Janssen.
Marriage*4 March 1854Etje Eansen Schroder married Hinrich (Henry) Dirks Lottman, son of Dirk Frerich Lottman and Frauka Johanna Sieverts Peters, on 4 March 1854 at Peoria Co, IL.
Death*after 1856Etje Eansen Schroder died after 1856 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

Hinrich (Henry) Dirks Lottman b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 1888
Children

Almuth Schuster

F, #11905, b. January 1859
FatherEdward Schuster b. 1836
MotherWilhelmina Everwein b. 1838
Last Edited13 Jul 2000
Name Variation Almuth Schuster was also known as Ella Schuster.
Birth*January 1859She was born in January 1859 at IL.
She was the daughter of Edward Schuster and Wilhelmina Everwein.
Census1870Almuth Schuster appeared on the census of 1870 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.
Marriage*She married John Lucht.
(Witness) Baptism15 December 1889Almuth Schuster witnessed the baptism of John Henry Hartwig on 15 December 1889 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Bartonville, Peoria Co, IL.
Census*1900Almuth Schuster and John Lucht appeared on the census of 1900 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL, he was listed as a Coal Miner.
Burial*Almuth Schuster was buried at Lutheran Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

John Lucht b. Mar 1855, d. 17 Oct 1933
Marriage*She married John Lucht.
Child

Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster

F, #1245, b. 30 June 1865, d. 14 June 1942
FatherEdward Schuster b. 1836
MotherWilhelmina Everwein b. 1838
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited4 Jul 2007
Birth*30 June 1865Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster was born on 30 June 1865 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Edward Schuster and Wilhelmina Everwein.
Census*1870Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster appeared on the census of 1870 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.
Confirmation*6 April 1879She was confirmed on 6 April 1879 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Bartonville, Peoria Co, IL.
Census1880She appeared on the census of 1880 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.
Marriage*10 December 1884She married John Henry Hartwig, son of Reiner Michels Hartwig and Tomke Dirk Lottman, on 10 December 1884 at Peoria Co, IL.
Photo*circa 1897Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster and John Henry Hartwig appeared in a photo circa 1897.
Census*1900Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster and John Henry Hartwig appeared on the census of 1900 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.
(Witness) Baptism19 July 1901Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster witnessed the baptism of Lenora Almuth Hartwig on 19 July 1901 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Bartonville, Peoria Co, IL.
(Witness) Baptism19 February 1905Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster witnessed the baptism of Bertha Maudelena Fitzgerald on 19 February 1905 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Bartonville, Peoria Co, IL.
(Witness) Baptism26 March 1905Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster witnessed the baptism of Henry John (Bud) Hartwig on 26 March 1905 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Bartonville, Peoria Co, IL.
Photocirca 1910Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster and John Henry Hartwig appeared in a photo circa 1910.
Census11 April 1930Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster and John Henry Hartwig appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at 211 Wyoming St, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, Peoria Co, Peoria City, IL - p270 7A ED72-78.
Residence*1933Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster and John Henry Hartwig lived at 211 Wyoming St, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, in 1933.
Death*14 June 1942Cornelia Wilhelmina Schuster died on 14 June 1942 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, at age 76.
Burial*24 June 1942She was buried on 24 June 1942 at Lutheran Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

John Henry Hartwig b. 15 Aug 1857, d. 17 Aug 1933
Marriage*10 December 1884She married John Henry Hartwig, son of Reiner Michels Hartwig and Tomke Dirk Lottman, on 10 December 1884 at Peoria Co, IL.
Children

Edward Schuster

M, #10782, b. 1836
Last Edited10 Apr 1999
Birth*1836Edward Schuster was born in 1836 at Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*He married Wilhelmina Everwein.
Census*1870Edward Schuster and Wilhelmina Everwein appeared on the census of 1870 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.
Census1880Edward Schuster and Wilhelmina Everwein appeared on the census of 1880 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

Wilhelmina Everwein b. 1838
Children

Connie Kay Schutte

F, #15069, b. 25 January 1941, d. 10 March 2009
Last Edited22 Mar 2011
Birth*25 January 1941Connie Kay Schutte was born on 25 January 1941 at Gibson City, Ford Co, IL.
Death*10 March 2009She died on 10 March 2009 at Ellsworth, McLean Co, IL, at age 68.
Obituary*12 March 2009Her obituary follows: Connie Kay Jamison, age 68, of Ellsworth died at 1:35 p.m. Tuesday March 10, 2009, at her home in Ellsworth with her loving family by her side.

Her funeral will be held 11 a.m. Saturday March 14, 2009, at the Lamb Funeral Home in Gibson City. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and for one hour before the services on Saturday.

Connie was born Jan. 25, 1941, in Guthrie, a daughter of Charles E. and Eileen J. (Brokate) Schutte. She married Richard Jamison on July 3, 1958, in Elliott. He survives in Ellsworth.

Also surviving are two sons, Tim (Linda) Jamison of Shirley and Steve (Mary) Jamison of Bloomington; two daughters, Annette (Paul) Rutledge of Ellsworth and Melody Jamison of Bloomington; eight grandchildren, Amanda, Zachary, Rhett, Ryan, Allyson, Megan, McKenzie and Nick; and four sisters, Mary (Corky) Myers of Elliott, Lanora (Mike) Riggle of Leesburg, Fla., Sandy Edmonds of Gibson City and Linda Schutte of Naples, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother. Connie lived in Ellsworth since 1962. She received her CNA degree from Richland Community College. She worked at the Gibson Area Hospital Annex for over 10 years. She was named employee of the month in August of 2005. She enjoyed working with elderly people and felt they had a lot to offer.

She also enjoyed bowling, knitting, flower gardening, cooking, playing "spider solitaire" and listening to bluegrass music. She took great pride in her grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with them. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Memorial tributes may be made to BroMenn Hospice, American Cancer Society or to the American Heart Association.

Alfred William Schwing

M, #22053, b. 6 December 1872
Last Edited5 Jul 2007
Name Variation Alfred William Schwing was also known as Alfred W Shwing.
Birth*6 December 1872He was born on 6 December 1872 at Germany.
Marriage*1893He married Anna Elisabetha Lottman, daughter of Cornelius Lottman and Wilhelmina Delss, in 1893.
Census9 June 1900Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 at Buffalo Twp, Pike Co, MO.
Census17 April 1910Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman appeared on the census of 17 April 1910 at 501 Richmond, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
WW1 Draft*12 September 1918Alfred William Schwing registered for the draft of WWI on 12 September 1918 in 808 North Street, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, Medium Height; Medium Build; Blue Eyes; Dark Hair.
Census*6 January 1920He and Anna Elisabetha Lottman appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 at 808 North Street, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Occupation*12 April 1930Alfred William Schwing was a Real Estate Broker on 12 April 1930 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Census12 April 1930He and Anna Elisabetha Lottman appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at 400 N University, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

Anna Elisabetha Lottman b. 24 Apr 1874
Marriage*1893Alfred William Schwing married Anna Elisabetha Lottman, daughter of Cornelius Lottman and Wilhelmina Delss, in 1893.
Children

Alfred William Schwing Jr

M, #22054, b. 1 October 1902, d. 8 December 1990
FatherAlfred William Schwing b. 6 Dec 1872
MotherAnna Elisabetha Lottman b. 24 Apr 1874
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited17 Feb 2007
Birth*1 October 1902Alfred William Schwing Jr was born on 1 October 1902 at IL.
He was the son of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman.
(Witness) Census17 April 1910Alfred William Schwing Jr appeared on the census of 17 April 1910 in the household of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman at 501 Richmond, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
(Witness) Census6 January 1920Alfred William Schwing Jr appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 in the household of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman at 808 North Street, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Death*8 December 1990Alfred William Schwing Jr died on 8 December 1990 at Cape Coral, Lee Co, FL, at age 88.

Eleanor Schwing

F, #22056, b. February 1896
FatherAlfred William Schwing b. 6 Dec 1872
MotherAnna Elisabetha Lottman b. 24 Apr 1874
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited17 Feb 2007
Birth*February 1896Eleanor Schwing was born in February 1896 at IL.
She was the daughter of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman.
(Witness) Census9 June 1900Eleanor Schwing appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in the household of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman at Buffalo Twp, Pike Co, MO.
(Witness) Census17 April 1910Eleanor Schwing appeared on the census of 17 April 1910 in the household of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman at 501 Richmond, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Marian B Schwing

F, #22055, b. 1914
FatherAlfred William Schwing b. 6 Dec 1872
MotherAnna Elisabetha Lottman b. 24 Apr 1874
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited17 Feb 2007
Birth*1914Marian B Schwing was born in 1914 at IL.
She was the daughter of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman.
(Witness) Census6 January 1920Marian B Schwing appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 in the household of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman at 808 North Street, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
(Witness) Census12 April 1930Marian B Schwing appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 in the household of Alfred William Schwing and Anna Elisabetha Lottman at 400 N University, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Lloyd Grant Seeman

M, #11119, b. 27 September 1923, d. 26 October 2010
Last Edited25 Mar 2011
Birth*27 September 1923Lloyd Grant Seeman was born on 27 September 1923.
Death*26 October 2010He died on 26 October 2010 at Oceanside, San Diego Co, CA, at age 87.

Anna Shafer

F, #1206, b. 10 November 1880, d. 24 October 1925
FatherConrad Schafer b. 9 Jun 1850, d. 26 Sep 1900
MotherMargaret (Maggie) Hartwig b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 25 Oct 1906
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited19 Jan 2006
Birth*10 November 1880Anna Shafer was born on 10 November 1880 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig.
Marriage*20 September 1899Anna Shafer married Zina W Ellis, son of Jeremiah Salathiel (Nego) Ellis and Florence Serepta (Flora) Kenton, on 20 September 1899 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL; by Rev B. Spaulding.
(Witness) Photocirca October 1900Anna Shafer appeared in a photo circa October 1900.
Census18 April 1910She and Zina W Ellis appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Redrock Twp, Beaverhead Co, MT.
Census*17 January 1920Anna Shafer and Zina W Ellis appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at 1705 First Street, Aberdeen, Grays Harbor Co, WA.
Death*24 October 1925Anna Shafer died on 24 October 1925 at Aberdeen, Grays Harbor Co, WA, at age 44.

Family

Zina W Ellis b. 25 Jun 1873, d. 20 Mar 1946
Marriage*20 September 1899She married Zina W Ellis, son of Jeremiah Salathiel (Nego) Ellis and Florence Serepta (Flora) Kenton, on 20 September 1899 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL; by Rev B. Spaulding.
Children

Casper R Shafer

M, #1205, b. 6 February 1879, d. February 1971
FatherConrad Schafer b. 9 Jun 1850, d. 26 Sep 1900
MotherMargaret (Maggie) Hartwig b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 25 Oct 1906
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited19 Jan 2006
Birth*6 February 1879Casper R Shafer was born on 6 February 1879 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
He was the son of Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig.
Census1880Casper R Shafer appeared on the census of 1880 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
Census*1900He appeared on the census of 1900 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
(Witness) Photocirca October 1900He appeared in a photo circa October 1900.
Marriage*28 January 1903He married M A (Minnie) Fieldcamp, daughter of Hiram Fieldcamp and Alice Hippard, on 28 January 1903 at Livingston Co, IL.
Census*1910Casper R Shafer and M A (Minnie) Fieldcamp appeared on the census of 1910 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
Marriage*18 May 1916Casper R Shafer married Lillian Hay Skinner on 18 May 1916.
Census1920Casper R Shafer appeared on the census of 1920 at Livingston Co, IL.
Marriage*19 May 1936He married Bertha Hess on 19 May 1936.
Residence*23 October 1941Casper R Shafer lived at Roanoke, Huntington Co, IN, on 23 October 1941.
Death*February 1971He died in February 1971 at Roanoke, Huntington Co, IN.

Family 1

M A (Minnie) Fieldcamp b. 7 Jun 1883, d. 17 Oct 1915
Marriage*28 January 1903He married M A (Minnie) Fieldcamp, daughter of Hiram Fieldcamp and Alice Hippard, on 28 January 1903 at Livingston Co, IL.
Children

Family 2

Lillian Hay Skinner b. 19 Dec 1871, d. 8 Apr 1935
Marriage*18 May 1916Casper R Shafer married Lillian Hay Skinner on 18 May 1916.

Family 3

Bertha Hess b. 6 Feb 1896, d. Mar 1982
Marriage*19 May 1936Casper R Shafer married Bertha Hess on 19 May 1936.

Charles Shafer

M, #19084, b. 12 January 1910, d. 12 October 1968
FatherHenry Shafer b. 28 Feb 1882, d. 19 Aug 1953
MotherMamie Dick b. 1879
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited1 Oct 2012
Birth*12 January 1910Charles Shafer was born on 12 January 1910 at SD.
He was the son of Henry Shafer and Mamie Dick.
Census*11 April 1930Charles Shafer appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Windsor, Dane Co, WI.
Marriage*22 February 1933He married Vera Woodward on 22 February 1933.
Census*8 May 1940Charles Shafer and Vera Woodward appeared on the census of 8 May 1940 at Lodi, Columbia Co, WI.
Death*12 October 1968Charles Shafer died on 12 October 1968 at age 58.
Burial*October 1968He was buried in October 1968 at Hillside Cemetery, Portage, Columbia Co, WI.

Family

Vera Woodward b. 13 Sep 1912, d. 1 Oct 2006
Marriage*22 February 1933He married Vera Woodward on 22 February 1933.

Chester Shafer

M, #19083, b. 2 January 1907, d. December 1983
FatherHenry Shafer b. 28 Feb 1882, d. 19 Aug 1953
MotherMamie Dick b. 1879
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited12 Jan 2005
Birth*2 January 1907Chester Shafer was born on 2 January 1907 at IL.
He was the son of Henry Shafer and Mamie Dick.
Census*11 April 1930Chester Shafer appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Windsor, Dane Co, WI.
Death*December 1983He died in December 1983 at Stoughton, Dane Co, WI, at age 76.

Chris Shafer

M, #1208, b. 3 November 1885, d. 23 January 1974
FatherConrad Schafer b. 9 Jun 1850, d. 26 Sep 1900
MotherMargaret (Maggie) Hartwig b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 25 Oct 1906
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited7 Aug 2009
Birth*3 November 1885Chris Shafer was born on 3 November 1885 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
He was the son of Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig.
Census*1900Chris Shafer appeared on the census of 1900 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
(Witness) Photocirca October 1900He appeared in a photo circa October 1900.
(Witness) Marriage24 December 1903He witnessed the marriage of Henry Shafer and Mamie Dick on 24 December 1903 at Pontiac, Livingston Co, IL.
Marriage*17 October 1906Chris Shafer married Lula Fieldcamp, daughter of Hiram Fieldcamp and Alice Hippard, on 17 October 1906 at Pontiac, Livingston Co, IL.
Census1910Chris Shafer appeared on the census of 1910.
Marriage*6 September 1944He married Mary Gertrude Elbert on 6 September 1944 at Livingston Co, IL.
Marriage*14 September 1955Chris Shafer married Nola Macie Barbre or Hutchcraft on 14 September 1955 at Livingston Co, IL.
Will*4 March 1972Chris Shafer left a will on 4 March 1972 at Saunemin, Livingston Co, IL; Last Will and Testament
OF
CHRIS SHAFER

     I, CHRIS SHAFER, of the Village of Saunemin, County of Livingston, and State of Illinois, being of lawful age, and of sound and disposing mind and memory, not acting under duress, menace, fraud, or the undue influence of any person whatsoever, and intending to dispose of all my property and estate upon my death, do hereby make, publish, and declare this to be my Last Will and Testament, and I do hereby expressly revoke all other and former wills and codicils to wills by me made.

FIRST: I order and direct that my Executrix, hereinafter named, pay all of my just debts, funeral expenses, and expenses of my last illness, and all estate and inheritance taxes necessarily icurred as the result of my death, as soon after my death as is conveniently possible, having due consideration for the orderly administration of my estate.

SECOND: I give to each of the following who survives me the sum set forth opposite his or her name:

Herman Johnson     $500.00

Elsie Steidinger and Elmer Steidinger, share and share alike     $500.00

Jesse D. Hutchcraft     $200.00

Bertha Shafer     $200.00

Rhinhard Shafer     $200.00

Emma Fieldcamp     $200.00

Should any of the foregoing bequests in this "SECOND" clause of my Last Will and Testament lapse by reason of the death of any person or persons hereinbefore named, then, and in that event, I order and direct that such bequest shall pass into my residuary estate and become part thereof and be administered and distributed as provided in the "THIRD" paragraph of this, my Last Will and Testament.

THIRD: All of the rest, residue and remainder of my property, be it real property, personal property, or property of a mixed character, and wheresoever it may be situated, of which I may die seized and possessed, I give, devise, and bequeath unto my wife, Nola Macie Shafer, absolutely, to have and to hold in fee simple forever.

FOURTH: I hereby nominate, constitute, and appoint my said wife, Nola Macie Shafer, to be Executrix of this, my Last Will and Testament, and direct that no security on the Executor's bond be required of my said wife. I give to my Executrix the following powers and discretions, in each case to be exercisable without court order:

A.     To sell at public or private sale, to retain, to lease, to borrow money and for that purpose to mortgage or to pledge, all or part of the real or personal property of my estate;

B.     To settle claims in favor of or against my estate;

C.     To exercise or not to exercise any election or option granted to Executors by the Internal Revenue Code in force at my death, even though such exercise or non-exercise increases or decreases estate principal or income, without adjustment to principal or income;

D.     To distribute the residue of my estate in case or in kind or partly in each, and for this purpose the determination of the Executrix as to the value of any property distributed in kind shall be conclusive; and

E.     To execute and deliver any deeds, contracts, mortgages, bills of sale or other instruments necessary or desirable for the exercise of her powers and discretions as Executrix.

     IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my signature upon each of the two (2) sheets of this instrument, this 4th day of March, 1972.

(signed) Chris Shafer.
Death*23 January 1974He died on 23 January 1974 at Fairbury Hospital, Fairbury, Livingston Co, IL, at age 88 of a heart attack. His residence at time of death was RR2, Forest, Livingston Co, IL.
Burial*He was buried at Five Mile Cemetery, Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.

Family 1

Lula Fieldcamp b. 15 Jun 1886, d. Oct 1941
Marriage*17 October 1906He married Lula Fieldcamp, daughter of Hiram Fieldcamp and Alice Hippard, on 17 October 1906 at Pontiac, Livingston Co, IL.

Family 2

Mary Gertrude Elbert b. 28 Apr 1890, d. 2 Oct 1953
Marriage*6 September 1944Chris Shafer married Mary Gertrude Elbert on 6 September 1944 at Livingston Co, IL.

Family 3

Nola Macie Barbre or Hutchcraft b. 25 Sep 1906, d. 16 Nov 1989
Marriage*14 September 1955Chris Shafer married Nola Macie Barbre or Hutchcraft on 14 September 1955 at Livingston Co, IL.

Floyd R Shafer

M, #21875, b. 15 October 1916, d. 5 June 1999
FatherRalph Willie Shafer b. 21 Nov 1890, d. 29 Jan 1963
MotherMable Wood b. 4 Aug 1893
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited22 Mar 2011
Marriage*Floyd R Shafer married Lilyan Alyce (?)
Birth*15 October 1916Floyd R Shafer was born on 15 October 1916 at SD.
He was the son of Ralph Willie Shafer and Mable Wood.
(Witness) Census4 April 1930Floyd R Shafer appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 in the household of Ralph Willie Shafer and Mable Wood at Cresbard, Faulk Co, SD.
Death*5 June 1999Floyd R Shafer died on 5 June 1999 at Mcminnville, Yamhill Co, OR, at age 82.

Family

Lilyan Alyce (?) b. 4 Apr 1913, d. 24 Nov 1993

Henry Shafer

M, #1207, b. 28 February 1882, d. 19 August 1953
FatherConrad Schafer b. 9 Jun 1850, d. 26 Sep 1900
MotherMargaret (Maggie) Hartwig b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 25 Oct 1906
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited19 Jan 2006
Birth*28 February 1882Henry Shafer was born on 28 February 1882 at IL.
He was the son of Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig.
Census*1900Henry Shafer appeared on the census of 1900 at Saunemin Twp, Livingston Co, IL.
(Witness) Photocirca October 1900He appeared in a photo circa October 1900.
Marriage*24 December 1903He married Mamie Dick, daughter of Jack Dick and Lizzie Legher, on 24 December 1903 at Pontiac, Livingston Co, IL.
Census*11 April 1930Henry Shafer and Mamie Dick appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Windsor, Dane Co, WI.
Death*19 August 1953Henry Shafer died on 19 August 1953 at age 71.

Family

Mamie Dick b. 1879
Marriage*24 December 1903He married Mamie Dick, daughter of Jack Dick and Lizzie Legher, on 24 December 1903 at Pontiac, Livingston Co, IL.
Children

Howard W Shafer

M, #19086, b. 30 November 1917, d. 24 March 1994
FatherReinhard (Reiner) John Shafer b. 9 Sep 1892, d. Oct 1983
MotherCecil Smith b. 3 Sep 1896, d. Dec 1984
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited22 Mar 2011
Birth*30 November 1917Howard W Shafer was born on 30 November 1917 at SD.
He was the son of Reinhard (Reiner) John Shafer and Cecil Smith.
Census*11 April 1930Howard W Shafer appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Hunt St, Chelsea, Faulk Co, SD.
Marriage*29 July 1943He married Bertha West on 29 July 1943.
Death*24 March 1994Howard W Shafer died on 24 March 1994 at Bothell, King Co, WA, at age 76.

Family

Bertha West b. 29 Jun 1917