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Frank Sumner Puffer

Frank Sumner Puffer[1]

Male 1856 - 1924  (68 years)

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  • Name Frank Sumner Puffer  [2, 3
    Born 1 Feb 1856  Downers Grove, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    FindaGrave Address:
    91962717 
    Ref# 157b 
    _AMTID 390151100120:1030:116238515 
    Died 9 Sep 1924  Jefferson, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Jefferson, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Jefferson Cemetery 
    Person ID I21006  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2018 

    Father Reuben Wilson Puffer,   b. 28 Jan 1823, Oxford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1877, Downers Grove, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Rozella Sandusky Kenyon,   b. 10 Apr 1822, Petersburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1914, Downers Grove, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1843  [6
    Family ID F3558  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cora N. Herrick Wood,   b. 1861, Geneseo, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938, Jefferson County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1882  Alden, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Florence Sumner Puffer,   b. 1 Jan 1884, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1984  (Age < 99 years)
     2. Henry Wood Puffer,   b. 5 Apr 1886, Lake City, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1961, Jefferson, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Grace Alice Puffer,   b. 12 Mar 1888, Lake City, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1968, Greene, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. Dr. John Wilson Puffer,   b. 12 Aug 1890, Lake City, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1963, Dade County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Marjorie Frank Puffer,   b. 29 Mar 1893, Elm Grove, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1995, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     6. Harold Reuben Puffer,   b. 17 Feb 1897, Lake City, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1983, Oakland County, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     7. Dr. Claude Emigh Puffer,   b. 13 Feb 1905, Elmgrove, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1976, Buffalo, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F10307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Feb 1856 - Downers Grove, IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Oct 1882 - Alden, IA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Moved to Lake City, IA in 1895, where he had a 300 acre farm in Section 9, Elm Grove Twp and has been very successful; graduate of Downers Grove High School, 1879; teacher in that school two years; elder in the Presbyterian Church; moved to Jefferson, IA in March 1913.

      US Navy, during WWII, USS LSM-30

  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 144.

    2. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 144-5.

    3. [S1652] Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925.
      Birth date: abt 1857 Birth place: Illinois Residence date: 1915 Residence place: Jefferson

    4. [S2502] Iowa County Death Records, 1880-1992.

    5. [S1583] Iowa Cemetery Records.

    6. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 143.

    7. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 145.