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Tisdale Puffer[1]

Male 1771 - 1850  (79 years)


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  • Name Tisdale Puffer  [2
    Born 1771  Medway, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    FindaGrave Address:
    96744456 
    Ref# 118  [1
    Died 23 Aug 1850  Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Readsboro Village Cemetery 
    • " A native stone without inscription marks his grave in the cemetery on the hill at Readsboro." "Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree Mass 1639-1915", Charles Nutt, 1915, page 115.
    Person ID I15189  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2017 

    Father William Job Puffer,   b. 24 Apr 1734, Wrentham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1809, Monson, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Wetherell,   b. 13 Apr 1732, Norton, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1781, Wrentham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1753  Norton, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F6005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ursula Daniels,   b. 11 Aug 1771, Medway, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1847, Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1792  Medway, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Tryphena Puffer,   b. 22 Aug 1792, Medway, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871  (Age 78 years)
     2. Ursula Puffer,   b. Abt 1795, Monson, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1887, Cortland, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years)
     3. Tisdale Puffer,   b. 30 Mar 1799, Medway, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1874, Steuben County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Timothy Puffer,   b. 22 Nov 1801, Monson, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1853, Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 51 years)
     5. Daniel Puffer,   b. 24 Mar 1804,   d. 10 Aug 1807  (Age 3 years)
     6. Otis Puffer,   b. 14 Oct 1806, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1854, Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     7. Amanda Melvina Puffer,   b. 17 Jan 1810, Monson, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1883, North Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     8. Chloe Puffer,   b. 5 Aug 1814, Medway, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1906, Bennington, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     9. Mary Ann Puffer,   b. 12 May 1822, Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880, Williamstown, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years)
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F8673  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He moved from Medway to Monson, MA about 1793 and before 1818 located at Readsboro, VT, where he bought a farm Jun 8, 1818, 150 acres, Lot No. 34, of Henry Davison. His name is recorded as one who voted Sept 3, 1822, and he was a taxpayer from 1822 to 1839, according to the town books. He lived at Hartwellville, a village of Readsboro, and his son Timothy succeeded to the homestead there. He came with the Carpenters from Monson. A native stone without inscription markes his grave in the cemetery on the hill at Readsboro. The school census of Readsboro shows that in 1822 he had two children still in school Dist. 2 and in 1824 he had three. He conveyed with privilege of the iron ore at Monson April 17, 1806 to Jonathan Wood, 55 1/2 acres. While at Medway June 6, 1796, he and wife Ursula deeded 41 acres on Mill Brook. So. Brimfield, MA, to Joseph Partridge (H.D. 36-658). He bought land at So. Brimfield, 41 acres on both sides of Mill Brook, of Geo. and Sarah Dodge of Ipswich, MA, D ec 7, 1791 (H.D. 31-47).

      According to the 1850 Federal Census, taken Aug 6, 1850, he was living with his son-in-law, Benjamin Battles, and daughter Malvina Puffer Battles in Readsboro, VT.


  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 73. 115.

    2. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 74, 115-116.

    3. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 115.

    4. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 73.

    5. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 116.