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Susan Shriner is the daughter of Peter Shriner (Sr.) and Sarah. She was born 21 January 1804 in Liberty, Fairfield, Ohio. She died 18 October 1841 at age 37 in Columbia City, Whitley, Indiana. She was buried 20 October 1841 at Egolf Cemetery, Whitley County, Indiana.

On 16 May 1822, at age 18, she married Adam Egolf, who was age 21, in Fairfield County, Ohio. He is the son of Henry Egolf and Mary Magdalena Hoop. He was born 6 Aug 1800 in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. He died 13 Nov 1890 at age 90 in Coumbia City, Thorncreek township, Whitley, Indiana. He was buried 16 Nov 1890 at Egolf Cemetery, Whitley County, Indiana. After Susan's death he had married Lydia Gates.

Children of Susan Shriner and Adam Egolf:

  1. Peter Egolf was born 8 Apr 1824 in Stryker, Licking, Ohio.
  2. Elizabeth Egolf was born about 1825 in Stryker, Licking, Ohio. She died 18 Aug 1841. She is buried at Egolf Cemetery, Whitley County, Indiana.
  3. Catherine Egolf was born 29 Jun 1829 in Stryker, Licking, Ohio.
  4. Ann Egolf was born in Apr 1831 in Stryker, Licking, Ohio.
  5. Henry S. Egolf was born 12 Feb 1832 in Stryker, Licking, Ohio.
  6. John Egolf was born in Apr 1836 in Stryker, Licking, Ohio.
  7. Benjamin Franklin Egolf was born 6 May 1838 in Thorncreek, Whitley, Indiana.
  8. Joseph Egolf was born in Oct 1836/1840 in Thorncreek, Whitley, Indiana.



  • Birth from Liberty, Fairfield, Ohio German Reformed Church Baptismal Records.
  • Marriage (Oct 1823) from her husband's biographical sketch.
  • Marriage (16 May 1822) from her husband's obituary.
  • Death and Burial from gravestone inscription ("Our Father/ And/ Mother/ Adam Egolf/ Died/ Nov. 13, 1890/ Aged/90 Y's 3M 7D/ Susan/ Wife of/ Adam Egolf/ Died/ Oct. 18, 1841/ Ag'd 37 Ys").



  • Death and Burial from Egolf Cemetery Records.

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Last Updated: Thursday, November 17, 2011.