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Amos SHAFFER
Caroline GOODLING
Husband:  Amos SHAFFER / SHAFER
Birth:  5 May 1821, Perry Twp., Union [now Snyder] Co., PA
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  J. Jacob SHAFFER
Mother:  Christiana TROUP
Marriage:
Wife:  Caroline GOODLING
Birth:  1824/5, PA
Occupation:  homemaker
Children born in Perry Twp., Union [now Snyder] Co., PA:
1.  Levi SHAFFER, b. 1847/8
2.  Barbara SHAFFER, b. 1860/1
3.  John SHAFFER, b. 1864/5
Adopted Child:
.  Emaline GOODLING-SHAFFER, b. 1852/3, PA
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Pennsylvania

Sources:

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #28 of 32):  Perry Twp., Union [now Snyder] Co., PA, Roll M432_831, p. 112B, 186/186, enumerated 20 Nov 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Ames Shafer 27 M   Black Smith 300 Penna
Caroline Shaffer 26 F       "
Levi Shafer  3 M       "

3.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #7 of 27):  Mount Pleasant Mills P.O., Perry Twp., Snyder Co., PA, Roll M653_1182, p. 544, PN 160, enumerated 10 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1158 1203 Amos Shaffer 39 M   Farmer 1600 300 Pennsylvania
    Caroline  " 35 F         "
    Levi      " 12 M         "
  1204 Jacob Shaffer 73 M   Shoemaker     "
    Christian  " 67 F         "
    Emaline Goodling  7 F         "
Jacob & Christian are Amos's parents.

4.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #14 of 26):  Mt. Pleasant Mills, Perry Twp., Snyder Co., PA, Roll M593_1451, p. 146B, PN 14, 107/107, enumerated 1 Aug 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Shaffer Amos 49 M W Farmer 2000 500 Pa
   "    Caroline 46 F W Keeping house     Pa
   "    Levi 23 M W Laborer     Pa
   "    Barbara  9 F W       Pa
   "    John  5 M W       Pa
   "    Catharine 79 F W       Pa
   "    Emaline 18 F W       Pa
Did the enumerator err?  Or do we have here Christiana's other given name?  They appear to have adopted Emaline GOODLING.

5.  Email from Bill Rudy.

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