Emilie Annis Esseneth Shaffer

1 May 1867–17 October 1939 (Age 72)
Frazeysburg, Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life of Emilie Annis Esseneth

When Emilie Annis Esseneth Shaffer was born on 1 May 1867, in Frazeysburg, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, her father, Sedwick Drake Shaffer, was 24 and her mother, Margaret Morrison, was 24. She married Monroe Abraham Chapman on 21 April 1886, in Clear Creek, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Jefferson, Colorado, United States in 1880 and Clear Creek, Colorado, United States for about 15 years. She died on 17 October 1939, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Empire, Clear Creek, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Monroe Abraham Chapman
Emilie Annis Esseneth Shaffer
Marriage: 21 April 1886
Leslie Monroe Chapman
Merle Chapman
Myrtle Chapman
William Earl Chapman
Julia Essenath Chapman

Spouse and Children

21 April 1886
Clear Creek, Colorado, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Sedwick Drake Shaffer


    Margaret Morrison




World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1876 · Colorado becomes a State

Age 9

On Aug 1, 1876, The United States Congress passed an act making the Territory of Colorado the 38th state.

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schaffer ‘steward’ or of Schaefer ‘shepherd’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emily E Shaffer in household of S D Shaffer, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emily Shaffer in household of S D Shaffer, "Colorado State Census, 1885"
  • Emile A Chapman in household of Sedwick D Schaffer, "United States Census, 1920"

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