Conrad Shafer


Born: 1771 in Loudoun County, Virginia, USA

Died: 6 Mar 1862 in ?

Father: ?

Mother: ?

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: Mary Rasier (1776 – 1872)

Married: 6 Oct 1799 in ?

Child: Elizabeth Shafer ( – )

Child: George Shafer ( – )

Child: Margaret Shafer ( – )

Child: Samuel Shafer ( – )

Child: William J. Shafer (1810 – 1904)

Child: John Shafer ( – )

Child: Nelson Shafer ( – )

Child: James Shafer ( – )

Child: Mary Shafer ( – )


Conrad and Mary moved to Guernsey County, Ohio from Virginia, and later settled in Noble County, Ohio. [History of Noble County, Ohio]

Conrad served in the War of 1812 for a short time. [History of Noble County, Ohio]

Change Date

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

Primary and Secondary Sources

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Ancestor Chart of George E. Spear
by Michael Englemann; [applies to name, birth, death, marriage]
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 name, birth, notes]

Research Notes (source comments, unreliable information)

Conrad may have died in Mt. Ephraim, Noble County, OH, and buried in the Methodist Church cemetery. Conrad and Mary may have been married in 1799 (reference given to "Book P, Pg. 136") in Leesburg, Louden County, VA.

He may have enlisted in Leesburg, VA.

They may have moved to Mt. Ephraim, Noble County, OH, in 1818.

All children except James and Mary may have been born in Leesburg, Louden County, VA; he might have been born in Mt. Ephriam.