Jean Helen Shafer

7 August 1919–April 1971 (Age 51)
Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jean Helen

When Jean Helen Shafer was born on 7 August 1919, in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Arthur August Shafer, was 27 and her mother, Helen M. Hathaway, was 24. She died in April 1971, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

Arthur August Shafer
1892–1935
Helen M. Hathaway
1895–1967
Jean Helen Shafer
1919–1971
David Arthur Shafer
1920–1983
Anne Marie Shafer
1923–2003
Edward Lewis Shafer
1925–2000

Parents and Siblings

    Arthur August Shafer

    Male1892–1935Male

    Female1895–1967Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 16

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (1)

  • Jean H Shafer in household of Arthur A Shafer, "United States Census, 1920"

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