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Henry L. Puffer

Henry L. Puffer[1, 2]

Male 1845 - 1921  (75 years)

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  • Name Henry L. Puffer 
    Born 4 Sep 1845  Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    FindaGrave Address:
    54132375 
    Ref# 350  [1
    Died 12 Jan 1921  Troy, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Bellingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Hillside Cemetery 
    Person ID I20505  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 15 May 2018 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Keziah Stafford,   b. 12 May 1815, Hartwellville, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1853, Readsboro, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1833  Guilford, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F8672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Evrlyne A. Witherill,   b. 1851,   d. 1879, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married CA 1866 
    Children 
     1. Baby Boy Puffer,   b. 1 Nov 1868, Sunderland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1868, Sunderland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Frederick Eugene Puffer,   b. 9 Jun 1870, Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919, Rochester, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     3. Mabel E. Puffer,   b. 22 Aug 1879, Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1882, Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F10153  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nettie Eveline Crawford,   b. 1849, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900, North Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1880  VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Otis W. Puffer,   b. 29 Dec 1881, Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1901, Mauban, Bataan, Philippines Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     2. Frederick E. Puffer,   b. 2 Nov 1883, North Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1954, Rochester, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Harold L. Puffer,   b. 15 Apr 1886, North Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1906, North Adams, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F10152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Hillside Cemetery - - Bellingham, MA
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  • Photos
    henry l puffer 1845 gs.jpg
    henry l puffer 1845 gs.jpg

    Headstones 2 Headstones

  • Notes 
    • A Civil War Veteran and lived in the Soldier's Home at Bennington, VT (1915-21). Pvt., Co. H., 8th VT

      He was promoted corporal June 9, 1864, sergeant Dec. 6, 1864, and first sergeant April 13, 1865.

      A shoemaker by trade. He was a mechanic when his first child was born in 1868.




  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 186, 285.

    2. [S2444] US Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890.

    3. [S2233] US VA Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933.

    4. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 185.

    5. [S2056] Vermont Vital Records, 1720-1908.

    6. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 285.