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Jacob Scheaffer and Anna of DeWitt, Iowa
Posted by: Rose Harmia (ID *****1252) Date: January 03, 2004 at 23:31:27
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The niece who was the informant, listed her name as Mabelle L. Michener of Washington D. C. Florinda apparently died a few moments before her arrival for a visit.

Quoting the article from the local gossip area of the paper, "Mrs. Michener ia a member of the prominent Fairchild family of Mt. Vernon, N. Y. and Washington D. C. Miss Blanch Olin of Millville, Minn. and Miss Alma Gier of Volin, Col., are other relatives of Miss Scheaffer who have been here within recent times to visit but could not come for the funeral."

Jacob SCHEAFFER died May 31, 1867 Father
Anna Messenger SCHEAFFER died March 11, 1869 Mother
Florinda SCHEAFFER died May 12, 1921 Daughter and Teacher


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