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Henry Schnaufer

Henry Schnaufer

Male 1850 - 1945  (~ 94 years)

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  • Name Henry Schnaufer  [1, 2
    Born Jun 1850  Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Labor -- Laborer 
    Died 1945  [3
    Buried Elkhart Cem, Elkhart, Morton Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I11585  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 10 May 2015 

    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  [4
    Family ID F4172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Mcleod,   b. Jul 1855, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married 2 May 1875  Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. Mable Schnaufer,   b. Jun 1876, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Frederick Schnaufer,   b. May 1881, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Winfred Henry Schnaufer,   b. 21 May 1885, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973  (Age 87 years)
     4. Velora Schnaufer,   b. Apr 1880, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Viola Schnaufer,   b. Apr 1880, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F4203  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).
    • In 1900 the census lists Henry Schnaufer, 49, b. Jun 1850 in MO, living with his wife Emma, 44, b. Jul 1855 in OH, and 5 Missouri-born children: Mable, 23, b. Jun 1876; Frederick, 19, b. May 1881; "Winfried," 15, b. May 1885; Velora, 10, b. Apr 1890; and Viola, 10, b. Apr 1890. Henry was employed as a "Day Labourer," Mabel was a stenographer, and Winfried was a "Farm Labourer." 1900 U.S. Census, Lisle Twsp, Dupage Cnty, IL (T 623, Roll 298, stamped p. 179).

  • 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. [S669] IL Census 1900, Dupage|, Dupage Cnty, IL, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 298, p. 179).

    3. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 13941610.

    4. [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.

    5. [S1000] MO Marriages 1750-1920 |, Missouri, Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920, (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database, https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1680838?collectionNameFilter=false), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V2DF-M49.

    6. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 13941624.