Phillip Shaver

1750–11 January 1794 (Age 44)
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Phillip

Phillip Shaver was born in 1750, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States. He married Maria Margaret Rebsamen Turnipseed about 1780, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 11 January 1794, in Fairfield, Camden District, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 44.

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Phillip Shaver
Maria Margaret Rebsamen Turnipseed
Marriage: about 1780
Maria Margaret Shaver
Mary Shaver
Margaret Shaver

Spouse and Children

about 1780
South Carolina, United States


    Maria Margaret Shaver


    Mary Shaver


    Margaret Shaver


World Events (4)


Age 26

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · Battle of Sullivan's Island

Age 26

On June 28, 1776, the Battle of Sullivan's Island takes place on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Since it is so close to Charelston, the battle is sometimes referred to as the First Siege of Charleston. This is the first time that the Americans had a victory against a land and sea attack by the British.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 36

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of Dutch Schouwer, an occupational name for an inspector of market weights and measures, Dutch schouwer ‘inspector’.2 Altered form of German Schaefer .

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

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