Newton Shaver Noffsinger

21 November 1844–14 February 1930 (Age 85)
Amsterdam, Botetourt, Virginia, United States

The Life of Newton Shaver

When Newton Shaver Noffsinger was born on 21 November 1844, in Amsterdam, Botetourt, Virginia, United States, his father, John Shaver Noffsinger, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Trout, was 33. He married Frances Ann Dunnegan on 25 March 1867, in Cedar, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Botetourt, Botetourt, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Linn Township, Cedar, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. He died on 14 February 1930, in Cedar, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Gum Springs Cemetery, Stockton, Cedar, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Shaver Noffsinger
Frances Ann Dunnegan
Marriage: 25 March 1867
John Francis Noffsinger
Nathan N Noffsinger
Susan Elizabeth Noffsinger
Lewis B Noffsinger
Sarah Etta Noffsinger
Mathew Newton Noffsinger
William Carl Noffsinger
Clyde Edward Noffsinger

Spouse and Children

25 March 1867
Cedar, Missouri, United States


    John Francis Noffsinger


    Susan Elizabeth Noffsinger


    Lewis B Noffsinger



    Mathew Newton Noffsinger


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World Events (8)


Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Hollywood Cemetery Established

Age 3

Hollywood Cemetery was established in 1847 in Richmond Virginia. This is where Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler are buried. During the Civil War it became the largest military interments and a large section dedicated to military burials. Jefferson Davis a well known Confederate is also buried here. Many other notable people are also buried here.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 23

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

German: Americanized form of Nafziger ( see Nefzger ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Newton Nof*Iger in household of John S Nof*Iger, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Newton S Nofsinger, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Newton S Noffsinger, "United States Census, 1910"

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