Puffer Genealogy



George Deleraine Puffer

George Deleraine Puffer[1]

Male 1853 - 1928  (74 years)

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  • Name George Deleraine Puffer  [1
    Born 5 Jun 1853  Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Mar 1928  Waukesha County, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Prairie Home Cemetery/Waukesha County, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19245  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2016 

    Father Josiah Osgood Puffer,   b. 22 Oct 1814, Sunderland, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1895, Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Hannah Montague Gunn Whitmore,   b. 22 Mar 1820, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1862, Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 29 Apr 1839  Sunderland, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F10002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eva Virginia Hempsted,   b. 26 Oct 1855, Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1910, Waukesha County, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1876  Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Florence Puffer,   b. 14 Aug 1878, Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1878, Walworth County, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Edith Alene Puffer,   b. 13 Nov 1879, Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1969, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Winifred Edna Puffer,   b. 21 Nov 1882, Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1967, Waukesha County, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Maida D. Puffer,   b. 5 Mar 1885, Spring Prairie, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1904, Leavenworth, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    +5. Georgia Hempstead Puffer,   b. 2 Jan 1892, Waukesha County, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1975, Pompano Beach, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 
    Family ID F9638  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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  • Notes 
    • He attended the public schools of his native town and the select high school. He opened a general store at Spring Prairie Jan 1, 1876, and conducted it until 1891, when he left the mercantile business and engaged in the manufacture of butter and cheese, continuing in that line to the present time. He is treasurer of the Wisconsin Butter and Cheese Company, a Wisconsin corporation. He is also vice-president of the Puffer-Hubbard Manufacturing Co., of Minneapolis, MN. He was a town treasurer for Warkworth, WI. He is a member of the Wukesha Commandery, Knights Templar. Resided at Waukesha, WI.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 153, 240.

    2. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 153.

    3. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 240.