Conrad(?) Shafer

(aka) Austin C. Shafer


Born: Abt 1843 in Ohio, USA

Died: ? in (unknown)

Father: William J. Shafer (1810 – 1904)

Mother: Isabell Vorhies (1815 – 1884)

Change Date

This data was last changed on 14 Dec 2007, and is stored in datafile B.

Primary and Secondary Sources

(see About Sources)

1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule)
National Archives and Records Administration. [applies to name, birth]
History of Noble County, Ohio
Chicago: L.H. Watkins & Co., 1887. Full title: "History of Noble County, Ohio : with portraits and biographical sketches of some of its pioneers and prominent men." [applies to alias]

Research Notes (source comments, unreliable information)

The "History of Noble County, Ohio" indicates that Conrad was called by the name "Austin C. Shafer" with the C almost certainly standing for Conrad. He may have chosen to go by this name after he reached adulthood.