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Orpheus M. Shantz[1]

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Birth  24 May 1864    [2,3
Sex  Male 
Eby ID  00110-6960.2 
Person ID  I6779 
Last Modified  20 Aug 2004 
 
Father  Tobias K. Shantz, b. 10 Apr 1842 
Mother  Mary Moyer, b. 1 Jul 1840 
Group Sheet  F2153 
 
Family 1  Cornelia Flagler 
Married  30 Jan 1889    [4
Children 
 1. Ruth Shantz, b. 30 Sep 1892, Morton Park, Illinois
Group Sheet  F2154 
 
Sources  1. [S2]   Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., Ezra Eby, 439   [View page(s) from the 1895-96 edition]
2. [S2]   Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., Ezra Eby, 439   [View page(s) from the 1895-96 edition]
3. [S2]   Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., Ezra Eby, 654   [View page(s) from the 1895-96 edition]
4. [S2]   Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., Ezra Eby, 439   [View page(s) from the 1895-96 edition]
 
Artifacts
Memento
A memento made from a piece of fungus etched with hand printing "Tournament, Sept. 22 1917 ..."
Memento
A memento made from a piece of fungus etched or painted with hand printing "Together for Sunday Dinner / Heavy Snow Storm / January 1 - 1922 ...."
Memento
A memento made from a piece of fungus etched with hand printing "Sunday P.M. / Sept. 23-1917 / 31 mile auto trip...."
Memento
A memento made from a piece of fungus etched with hand printing "Visit of O.M. Schantz to Kitchener ...."
Memento
A memento made from a piece of fungus etched with hand printing "Paradise Lake, Sept 21 - 1917 ...."
Slate and Pencil
A slate and pencil used by the children of Tobias K. and Mary Shantz.
Photos
Family Group
A group photograph that includes Orpheus Schantz, his wife, Cornelia Flagler Schantz, their daughter Ruth Schantz, his sister Sophie E. Schantz and brother Arthur B. Schantz.
Orpheus & Carrie Shantz with children
Orpheus & Carrie Shantz with children, Ruth and Worth, Chicago, Illinois.
Orpheus Moyer Schantz
A studio photograph of Orpheus Moyer Schantz taken c. 1920.
Tobias K. Shantz Family
A studio photograph of Tobias K. Shantz's wife and some of their children & grandchildren.
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