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Richard Wilson Puffer

Richard Wilson Puffer[1]

Male 1892 - 1970  (78 years)

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  • Name Richard Wilson Puffer  [1, 2
    Born 3 Jul 1892  Pennfield, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    _AMTID 390151101595:1030:116238515 
    Died 1 Aug 1970  Pasadena, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I22705  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Sep 2017 

    Father Ellsworth Hazzard Puffer,   b. 30 Jun 1862, Steuben County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1942, Battle Creek, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Georgiana Merrill,   b. 6 Sep 1868, Battle Creek, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1918, Battle Creek, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1884  Pennfield, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Family ID F8296  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Susie June Knox,   b. 4 Jun 1890, Leroy, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1943, Los Angeles County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 21 Aug 1912  Battle Creek, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Ellsworth Henry Puffer,   b. 16 Aug 1913, Detroit, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1992, Mesa, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Living
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F8307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Naomi Elizabeth Beddow,   b. CA 1892,   d. 4 Mar 1969, Pasadena, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1932  Orange, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Betty J. Puffer
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F16316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Aug 1912 - Battle Creek, MI Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    richard wilson puffer obit.jpg
    richard wilson puffer obit.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Lived on the farm until 1909; attended the Battle Creek High School and the Mich. Business and Normal College; bookkeeper in the office of the Mich. Central R.R. at Detroit five years; now in the hardware business in Detroit, MI. He is a member of the M.E. Church.

      WWI Veteran, US Marines, 2nd Marine Division

  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 328.

    2. [S1762] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Registration Location: Wayne County, Michigan; Roll: ; Draft Board: .
      Birth date: 3 Jul 1892 Birth place: Michigan,United States of America Residence date: Residence place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ww1draft&h=19846487&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    3. [S1465] California Death Index, 1940-1997.

    4. [S1383] SSDI.

    5. [S1406] Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925.

    6. [S1612] California County Marriages, 1850-1952.