Puffer Genealogy



Abigail Prentice Puffer

Abigail Prentice Puffer[1]

Female 1839 - 1906  (66 years)

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  • Name Abigail Prentice Puffer  [1
    Born 30 Dec 1839  Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Jan 1906  Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20597  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2013 

    Father Josiah Puffer,   b. 29 Jul 1793, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1857, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Patience Russell,   b. 28 Feb 1797, Marlborough, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1881, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 29 May 1816  [4
    Family ID F9167  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Nutt,   b. 5 Aug 1836, Topsham, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1909, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1863  [3
    Children 
     1. William Harrison Nutt,   b. 17 Jul 1866, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Charles Nutt,   b. 26 Sep 1868, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1918, Wareham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     3. Mary Abbie Nutt,   b. 25 May 1871, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1875  (Age 4 years)
     4. George Nutt,   b. 5 Nov 1872, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     5. Henry Nutt,   b. 12 Feb 1875, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Bessie May Nutt,   b. 18 Oct 1876, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1882  (Age 5 years)
     7. Nellie Ann Nutt,   b. 17 Mar 1880, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     8. Julia Maria Nutt,   b. 30 Jul 1881, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1983, Athol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     9. Matilda Ellen Nutt,   b. 11 Jan 1884, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1981, Athol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 
    Family ID F3450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Abigail Prentis Puffer.jpg
    Abigail Prentis Puffer.jpg

  • Notes 
    • "Mrs. Nutt had lived in Natick for forty years and, for one who seldom c ared to leave her home, she had a wide acquaintance and many friends. S he was absolutely devoted to her family. She was, however, interested i n public matters, especially temperance work and in her younger days be longed to temperance organizations; she was interested in the schools a nd often voted when there were contests for school committee. She too p art in the various forms of work of the loyal women of the North during t he Civil War, making uniforms, sewing for the soldiers, preparing lint a nd bandages for the wounded and gathering other supplies and comforts t o send to the front." - Natick Bulletin

  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 149, 225.

    2. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 149.

    3. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 225.

    4. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 148.