DESCENDANTS OF JOHANN NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

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                               Don Norman

 

1.JOHANN NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    Johann Nicholas Schiefer was born in Germany in 1799 and died in

Lewis County VA (WV) in 1844.  He married Elizabeth ------.

    The family arrived in Baltimore, MD in 1829 and moved to Middle Run

of Murphy's Creek in Lewis County in 1839.

 

Children of Johann Nicholas and Elizabeth Schiefer.

 

  2.  (1). John Theodore           b.Jul 30 1830   d.Dec 25 1864

         m. Amanda Smith May 11 1852

 

  3.  (2). William                 b.       1833   d.       1893

         m.Margaret Ann Matthews

 

  4.  (3). Mary "Mollie" E.

 

  5.  (4). Elizabeth "Betty"

 

2.JOHN THEODORE SCHIEFER   1.JOHANN NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    John Theodore Schiefer, a son of Johann Nicholas and Elizabeth

Schiefer, was born in Baltimore, MD July 30, 1830 and died in a

Confederate prison at Danvile, VA December 25, 1864.

    John married Amanda Smith in Lewis County VA (WV) May 11, 1852.

Amanda, a daughter of George and Elizabeth (Bonnett) Smith, was born in

Lewis County July 30, 1827.

    John served in the 15th W.Va. Volunteer Infantry and was captured

July 18, 1864.

 

Children of John Theodore and Amanda (Smith) Schiefer.

 

  6.  (1). Clarissa V.             b.c.     1853

 

  7.  (2). Georgiana               b.c.     1855

 

  8.  (3). Charles L.              b.c.     1857

 

  9.  (4). Milly E.                b.c.     1860

 

 10.  (5). Martha McClellan        b.Nov 27 1862

         m. Alvin Darius Mitchell Sep  3 1893

 

3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER     1.JOHANN NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    William Schiefer, a son of Johann Nicholas and Elizabeth Schiefer,

was born in Baltimore, MD in 1833 and died in 1893.  He married Margaret

Ann Matthews.

 

Children of William and Margaret Ann (Matthews) Schiefer.

 

 11.  (1). John Oswin              b.Nov    1854   d.Feb    1930

         m.Ida Bird

 

 12.  (2). Joseph

 

 13.  (3). Margaret Elizabeth

 

 

6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    John Oswin Schiefer, a son of William and Margaret Ann (Matthews)

Schiefer, was born in Lewis County VA (WV) in November 1854 and died in

Braxton County WV in 1930.  He married Ida Bird.

    The family moved to Braxton County VA about 1888.

 

Children of John Oswin and Ida (Bird) Schiefer.

 

 14.  (1). Mary Willie

 

 15.  (2). Arthur Lee "Buster"     b.Sep 20 1879   d.Feb 19 1955

         m.Maude Christine Gerwig Sep 13 1905

 

 16.  (3). Florence Bird

 

 17.  (4). Eola May

 

 18.  (5). Lucy Grace

 

15.ARTHUR LEE SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER

1.JOHANN NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    Arthur Lee "Buster" Schiefer, a son of John Oswin and Ida (Bird)

Schiefer, was born September 20, 1879 and died February 19, 1955.  He

married Maude Christena Gerwig.  Maude, a daughter of Daniel Mathias and

Ischa Jane (Burk) Gerwig, was born September 5, 1905.  She married

 

Children of Arthur Lee "Buster" and Maude Christena (Gerwig)

Schiefer.

 

 19.  (1). Homer Clifford          b.Jan 28 1907

         m.Golda Louise Beckett

 

 20.  (2). Reta Grace              b.Sep 11 1908   d.May  5 1952

 

 21.  (3). Carl French             b.Jul 26 1912

         m.Ernestine Mildred Davis

 

 22.  (4). John Daniel             b.Jul 19 1918

         m.Betty Jane Wilson

 

 23.  (5). Frank Edwin             b.May 22 1920

         m.Virginia Lee Lloyd Nov 9 1941

 

 

23.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER    15.ARTHUR LEE SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN

SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    Frank Edwin Schiefer, a son of Arthur Lee "Buster" and Maude

Christena (Gerwig) Schiefer, was born in Braxton County WV may 22, 1920. 

 

 

 

He married Virginia Lea Lloyd November 9, 1941.  Virginia, a daughter of

William Bruce and Mary Elizabeth (Cutlip) Lloyd, was born September 25,

1922.

 

Children of Frank Edwin and Virginia Lea (Lloyd) Schiefer.

 

 24.  (1). Kathryn Ann             b.Jul 13 1942

         m.John P. Harrison Mar 28 1964

 

 25.  (2). Christine Elizabeth     b.May  1 1944

         m.William Bryan Ferrell Jr.  Mar 28 1964

 

 26.  (3). Barbara Sue             b.Oct 11 1949

         m.Jeffrey Harry Wyne  Apr 16 1968

         m.Charles Lancaster June 1982

 

 27.  (4). Frank Edwin Jr.         b.Dec  3 1951

         m.Oneda Catherine Short  Nov  4 1974

 

 28.  (5). William Arthur          b.Nov 18 1952

         m.Grace Simmons  Jul 16 1971

 

 29.  (6). John Bailey             b.Dec 21 1955

         m.Susan Facemire Jul  3 1975

 

24.KATHRYN ANN SCHIEFER     23.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER    15.ARTHUR LEE

SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN

NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    Kathryn Ann Schiefer, a daughter of Frank Edwin and Virginia Lea

(Lloyd) Schiefer, was born in Braxton County WV July 13, 1942.  She

married John P. Harrison March 28, 1964.  John was born April 23, 1938.

 

Children of John P. and Kathryn Ann (Schiefer) Harrison.

 

 30.  (1). Carol Lea               b.Sep 16 1965

         m.Steven Roy Lentz  Jun 13 1984

 

 31.  (2). Beth Ann                b.Jan 23 1970

         m.Thomas Bradley Minton  Nov 25 1989

 

 32.  (3). Douglass Edward         b.Jun 23 1971

 

 

25.CHRISTINE ELIZABETH SCHIEFER    23.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER    15.ARTHUR

LEE SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN

NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    Christine Elizabeth Schiefer, a daughter of Frank Edwin and Virginia

Lea (Lloyd) Schiefer, was born May 1, 1944.  She married William Bryan

Ferrell Jr. March 28, 1964.  William was born May 2, 1939.

 

Children of William Bryan Jr. and Christine Elizabeth (Schiefer)

Ferrell.

 

 33.  (1). William Bryan III       b.Oct 25 1970

 

 34.  (2). Maresa Jo               b.June 30 1975

 

 

26.BARBARA SUE SCHIEFER    23.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER    15.ARTHUR LEE

SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN

NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    Barbara Sue Schiefer, a daughter of Frank Edwin and Virginia Lea

(Lloyd) Schiefer, was born October 11, 1949.  She married Jeffrey harry

Wyne April 16, 1968.  Jeffrey was born in January 1947.  They divorced

and Barbara married Charles Lancaster in June 1982.

 

Children of Jeffrey harry and Barbara Sue (Schiefer) Wyne.

 

 35.  (1). Jefferson Patrick       b.Nov  4 1968

         m.Deena Lynn Monroe  Oct 24 1992

 

 36.  (2). Andrew Fleming          b.Mar 25 1971

 

Children of Charles and Barbara Sue (Schiefer) [Wyne] Lancaster.

 

 37.  (1). William Joel            b.May 20 1983

 

 

27.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER JR.    23.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER    15.ARTHUR LEE

SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN

NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    Frank Edwin Schiefer Jr., a son of Frank Edwin and Virginia Lea

(Lloyd) Schiefer, was born December 3, 1951.  He married oneda Catherine

Short November 4, 1974.  Oneda was born October 20 1954.

 

Children of Frank Edwin Jr. and oneda Catherine (Short) Schiefer.

 

 38.  (1). Nature Ann              b.Jun 19 1975

 

 39.  (2). Frank Edwin II          b.Nov  5 1980

 

 

28.WILLIAM ARTHUR SCHIEFER     23.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER    15.ARTHUR LEE

SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN

NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    William Arthur Schiefer, a son of Frank Edwin and Virginia Lea

(Lloyd) Schiefer, was born November 18, 1952.  He married Grace Simmons

July 16, 1971.  Grace was born September 23, 1951.

 

Children of William Arthur and Grace (Simmons) Schiefer.

 

 40.  (1). Marcy Grace             b.Aug  4 1975

 

 

29.JOHN BAILEY SCHIEFER     23.FRANK EDWIN SCHIEFER    15.ARTHUR LEE

SCHIEFER    6.JOHN OSWIN SCHIEFER   3.WILLIAM SCHIEFER    1.JOHANN

NICHOLAS SCHIEFER

 

    John Bailey Schiefer, a son of Frank Edwin and Virginia Lea (Lloyd)

Schiefer, was born December 21, 1955.  He married Susan Facemire July 3,

1975.  Susan was born June 6, 1956.

 

Children of John Bailey and Susan (Facemire) Schiefer.

 

 41.  (1). Jennifer Scott          b.Nov 21 1976

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Lewis County WV, Her People and Places", 2000, p. 176

"Heritage of Braxton County WV 1995" pp.231,232

Norman, Don, "Descendants of Christoph Adam Gerwik", "Descendants of

Isaac Lloyd"

1870 Lewis County WV census