He is the brother of Enoch Shrader, Alatheia Shrader, Timothy Shrader, Agape Shrader, Elijah Shrader, Charis Shrader, Sophia Shrader, Stephen Shrader, Isaiah Shrader, Caleb Shrader and Joseph Shrader.
Nehemiah James Shrader was born in Brewster, Washington. His family previously lived in Katy, Texas. He has since lived in The Dalles, Oregon and traveled the US in a pop-up camper. They currently live in Zambia.