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Starkey Powell Puffer

Starkey Powell Puffer[1]

Male 1874 - 1959  (84 years)

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  • Name Starkey Powell Puffer  [2, 3
    Born 10 Jul 1874  Winchester, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died Apr 1959  NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cremated 27 Apr 1959  Shelburne, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Arms Cemetery Crematory 
    FindaGrave 73654644 
    Ref# 389  [1
    _AMTID 390151102733:1030:116238515 
    Person ID I23751  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2016 

    Father Samuel Willis Puffer,   b. 8 Jan 1837, Coleraine, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1912, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Catherine Powell,   b. 6 Dec 1841, Winchester, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1941, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 99 years) 
    Married 22 May 1866  Winchester, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F8389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emmeline A. Weniger,   b. 9 Jan 1878, Rochester, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1929, Charleston, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1900  Rochester, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F8538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jeanette C. Loeb,   b. 27 Jun 1885, Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1975, Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 1931  Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Divorced Bef 1940  PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F8539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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    Starkey powell puffer gs.jpg

  • Notes 
    • He attended the public schools of his native town and graduated from the Winchester High School in 1889, from Whipple Academy, at Jacksonville, IL, in 1891, and from the University of Rochester in 1895. He entered the newspaper business at Cleveland, OH, in 1895, and from 1896-98 was on the staff of the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. In 1898-9 he was managing editor of the Rochester Evening Times, and editor and publisher of that newspaper from 1899 to 1907. In 1908-9 he was general city editor of the Minneapolis Tribune and managing editor of the Daily Oklahoman, 1909-11. Since 1911 he has been general secretary of the Chamber of Commerce of Charleston, WV. He is a member of Yonnondio Lodge, No. 163, Free Masons, and of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 232, 310.

    2. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 234, 310-311.

    3. [S1762] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Registration Location: Kanawha County, West Virginia; Roll: ; Draft Board: .
      Birth date: 10 Jul 1874 Birth place: Residence date: Residence place: Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ww1draft&h=21614906&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    4. [S1866] Illinois State Archives.

    5. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 311.

    6. [S2113] Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Marriage Index, 1885-1951.

    7. [S1383] SSDI.