Posted By:Mona Sarratt Knight
Subject:SCHAEFFER, Fremont County
Post Date:May 26, 2001 at 14:27:37
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Forum:Fremont County, IA Genealogy Forum
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LUTHER SCHAFFER, farmer, P.O. Farragut; born Feb 12, 1850 in Fulton Co., Illinois; educated in the common schools; spent his youth on a farm; has always been a farmer; came to Iowa in 1875, locating immediately on his present farm. Mr. Schaffer was married in 1877 to Lavina J. Mitchell, a native of Fulton Co., Illinois. They have one child, Gertrude. Mr. Schaffer owns a good farm of 160 acres, which is well improved, with a good house, orchard, etc. He and his wife are both members of the church. (end)