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  Andrew P. Shaver


Biography


Andrew P. Shaver was born on April 29, 1874 in Ashland County, Ohio. He was the youngest son of Andrew & Mary Molly (Artman) Shaver.

Andrew's father owned 80 acres of land in Northwest Orange Township of Ashland County, where he worked as a farmer laborer.

He married Nancy Jane Yates sometime before May 1869, when their first child was born

Around 1870, they migrated to Putnam, Fulton County, Illinois; where Andrew and his family continued to live within his father's household. He worked as a farmer on his father's land until his death.

Andrew died sometime between June 1880 and June 12, 1900 when his wife appears as "widowed" on the 1900 U.S. Census in their daughter's household.


Children

Mary May (Shaver) Rock [1869 - ?]

Charles E. Shaver [1871 - 1945]

James F. Shaver [1873 - 1957]