Puffer Genealogy



Charles Andrew Puffer, Sr.

Charles Andrew Puffer, Sr.[1, 2]

Male 1819 - 1862  (42 years)

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  • Name Charles Andrew Puffer  [1, 2, 3
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 7 Aug 1819  Keene, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Feb 1862  Cedar County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25142  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 18 May 2014 

    Father Nathan Puffer,   b. 5 Mar 1772, Framingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1824, Westmoreland, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Priscilla Hastings,   b. 1782, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1862, Westmoreland, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1809  Westmoreland, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Family ID F5450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abigail Fox Comstock,   b. 10 May 1831, Scioto, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1904, Mt. Vernon, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1847  Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Authernial George Washington Puffer,   b. 15 Sep 1848, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1896, Excelsior Springs, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     2. Levi Puffer,   b. 3 May 1850, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1850, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Priscilla Hastings Puffer,   b. 23 May 1851, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1903, Bloomfield, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     4. Daniel Comstock Puffer,   b. 9 May 1853, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1918, Lineville, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     5. Jemima B. Puffer,   b. 1 Aug 1855, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1870, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
     6. Mary Elizabeth Puffer,   b. 12 Jul 1857, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 15
     7. Nathan Allen Puffer,   b. 13 Apr 1860, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1922, Davis County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     8. Charles Andrew Puffer,   b. 26 Apr 1862, Mechanicsville, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1947, Lucerne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 
    Family ID F9616  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Feb 1862 - Cedar County, IA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Headstones
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  • Notes 
    • He went to Iowa in 1843 and settled near Marion, removing later to Cedar County, the first of the family to live in Mechanicsville. He came to Iowa in 1843 from New Hampshire and settled with his brother on a farm north of Mt. Vernon

  • Sources 
    1. [S1780] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Database online. Source number: ; Source type: ; Number of Pages: ; Submitter Code: .
      Record for Charles Puffer

    2. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 109, 177.

    3. [S1583] Iowa Cemetery Records, Database online.
      Record for Charles

    4. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 177.

    5. [S1415] Genealogical and Personal Memoirs relating to the families of the state o f Massachusetts, by Willi, page 734.

    6. [S1420] New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947, New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, Database online.
      Record for Nathan Puffer

    7. [S1210] _Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, Charles Nutt, A. B.,, , (The Tuttle Company), 109.