Absalom was born 10 November 1841. Absalom was the child of William Shearer and Polly Davis.  Absalom passed away 23 July 1920 and is buried in Kings Point Cemetery, Kings Point, Dade County, Missouri.
Absalom Davis Shearer (1841-1920) on Find A Grave: Memorial #10549842 retrieved 22 January 2018
Source: S1 1850 U. S. Census; Census Place: Chariton, Randolph, Missouri; Roll: M432_411; Page: 243A; Image: 494. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Absalom by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Absalom: