Source Citations for Minnie May Shafer

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Source Citations

census-us-1920-ps-la-jeffersondavis-72-13a: 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule, Louisiana, Jefferson Davis County, Lake Arthur, enumeration district 72, sheet 13A (form/penned) or page 13A (stamped); 1920 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 17 August 2018) ⟩ "Louisiana ⟩ Jefferson Davis ⟩ Lake Arthur ⟩ District 0072" image 25; citing “Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 616 (of 2076), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

census-us-1930-ps-tx-liveoak-1-8a: 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule, Texas, Live Oak County, Justice Precinct 1, enumeration district 149-1, sheet 8A (form/penned) or page 226A (stamped); 1930 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 18 August 2018) ⟩ "Texas ⟩ Live Oak ⟩ Precinct 1 ⟩ District 0001" image 15; citing “Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2370 (of 2667), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 2342104]

marker-harold-minnie-anderson-1994-2003: Gravestone of Harold Edmond (1994) and Minnie May (2003) Anderson; Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 5 Apr 2021), memorial IDs 89105323 (Harold) and 89105387 (Minnie), photograph uploaded 25 Apr 2012 to both memorials; citing “George West Cemetery (George West, Live Oak County, Texas)”

research-a-spear-family-history: {private} Engelmann, A Spear Family History, privately printed 1988, updated 2002, 2005; privately held

Source Reference Details

Name Details

census-us-1920-ps-la-jeffersondavis-72-13a:

Reference Detail: Line 19, dwelling 258

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Minnie Shafer).

census-us-1930-ps-tx-liveoak-1-8a:

Reference Detail: Line 15, dwelling 137

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Minnie Mae Shafer).

marker-harold-minnie-anderson-1994-2003:

Comment Detail: Source includes [married] name (Minnie May Anderson). The gravestone could technically be for brother and sister (or some other close family), but that is rare, and Harold had no known sister Minnie.

Birth Details

census-us-1920-ps-la-jeffersondavis-72-13a:

Reference Detail: Line 19, dwelling 258

Comment Detail: Source includes age (12) and location (Louisiana). Using her age and the official census date of 1 Jan 1920 gives a birth date range from 2 Jan 1907 to 1 Jan 1908.

census-us-1930-ps-tx-liveoak-1-8a:

Reference Detail: Line 15, dwelling 137

Comment Detail: Source includes age (23) and location (Louisiana). Using her age and the official census date of 1 Apr 1930 gives a birth date range from 2 Apr 1906 to 1 Apr 1907.

marker-harold-minnie-anderson-1994-2003:

Comment Detail: Source includes date (Feb.3.1907).

Death Details

marker-harold-minnie-anderson-1994-2003:

Comment Detail: Source includes date (Sept.17.2003).

Father Details

census-us-1920-ps-la-jeffersondavis-72-13a:

Reference Detail: Lines 16,19, dwelling 258

Comment Detail: Source identifies Minnie Shafer as a daughter of Geo. O. Shafer. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

census-us-1930-ps-tx-liveoak-1-8a:

Reference Detail: Lines 13,15, dwelling 137

Comment Detail: Source identifies Minnie Mae Shafer as a daughter of George Shafer. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

Marriage Details

marker-harold-minnie-anderson-1994-2003:

Comment Detail: Source implies that Harold Edmond Anderson and Minnie May Shafer were married. Thier combined gravestone notes the shared surname Anderson, and she is identified as a "beloved wife."

Miscellaneous Facts Details “Attributes”

census-us-1920-ps-la-jeffersondavis-72-13a:

Reference Detail: Line 19, dwelling 258

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Jan 1920) and location (Lake Arthur Town, County: Jefferson Davis, State: Louisiana).

census-us-1930-ps-tx-liveoak-1-8a:

Reference Detail: Line 15, dwelling 137

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Apr 1930) and occupation (Teacher / Public School).

census-us-1930-ps-tx-liveoak-1-8a:

Reference Detail: Line 15, dwelling 137

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Apr 1930) and location (Justice Precinct I, County: Live Oak, State: Texas).

Research Notes Details

research-a-spear-family-history:

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