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John Christian Schnaufer

John Christian Schnaufer

Male 1857 - 1933  (75 years)

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  • Name John Christian Schnaufer  [1, 2
    Born 15 Mar 1857  Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jan 1933  Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Bethel Zion Cem, Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I11514  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2013 

    Father Johann Georg Friedrich Schnaufer,   b. 25 Jul 1807, Malmsheim, Wurttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1861, Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Fredericka Boehringer,   b. 1821, Wurttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1890, Burksville, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Jul 1848  Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F4172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriet Christiana Stauffer,   b. 8 Sep 1859, Northampton Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1944, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1881  Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. William Franklin Schnaufer,   b. 14 Jan 1882, Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1966, Quincy, Adams Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Cora Alice Schnaufer,   b. 16 Oct 1887, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1977, Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F4173  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1860 census shows his father George Schnaufer, 52, a shoemaker, living with Frederica, 40, and the following children: John [Jonathan], 26, also a shoemaker, born in PA; Jacob, 25, a shoemaker, born in Ohio; Catherine, 22, born in Ohio; Emily 20, born in PA; George, 18, a farm laborer, born in PA; Johanna, 15, born in PA; and the following Missouri-born children: Henry, 10; Matilda, 7; Frederick, 5; and John, 3. 1860 U.S. Census, Bethel Twsp, Shelby Cnty, MO (M 653, Roll 657, stamped p. 196).

  • Sources 
    1. [S915] MO Census 1860, Shelby|, Shelby Cnty, Missouri; 1860 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M 653, Roll 657, p. 196).

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 84097155.

    3. [S903] Lois S|, Lois Hall Snouffer, From Schnaufer to Snouffer, (Lois H. Snouffer & Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, IN 46802), 929.2 SN59SL (2013)., pp. 35-36.