5 October 1887–30 July 1949 (Age 61)
Allen, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States
When Orrin Jewett Shafer was born on 5 October 1887, in Allen, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States, his father, George Washington Shafer, was 31 and his mother, Harriet May Jewett, was 21. He married Hazel Ida MacFlinn on 18 January 1910, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Cook, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1921. He died on 30 July 1949, in Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 61.
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