Puffer Genealogy

Stanley Balcom PUFFER, Sr.

Stanley Balcom PUFFER, Sr.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1887 - 1967  (79 years)

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  • Name Stanley Balcom PUFFER 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Nickname Pappy 
    Born 18 Jul 1887  Medford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 6
    Gender Male 
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    Died 9 Jul 1967  Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Medford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Oak Grove Cemetery
    Person ID I18307  Puffers
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2021 

    Father Luther Winthrop PUFFER,   b. 23 Mar 1855, Boston, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1927, Medford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Laura Estelle WOOD,   b. 14 Jun 1857, Boston, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1941, Medford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 28 Jul 1875  Boston, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F8305  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Amelia Madeline Elizabeth DEMARSH,   b. 22 Jul 1886, Lebanon, NH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1941, Winchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 9 May 1908  Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    • The wedding was held in 'secret' and the Puffer family was unaware of the marriage until they heard of it in the newspaper. There was a stir over the fact that his wife, Amelia, was not part of the 'society' of the time.
    Children 
     1. Laura PUFFER,   b. 8 Jul 1909, Winchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1941, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     2. Esther PUFFER,   b. 23 Jul 1912, Winchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1990, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Irving PUFFER,   b. CA 1915, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Pamela PUFFER,   b. CA 1915,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Stanley Balcom PUFFER, Jr.,   b. 29 Mar 1921, Winchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1975, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F8145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Jane WALLACE,   b. 1890,   d. Sep 1955, Winchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1942  ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F15276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    luther winthrop puffer fam.jpg
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    stanley balcom puffer sr5.jpg
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    stanley balcom puffer sr gs.jpg
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    Luther Alvin Leon and Stanley puffer.jpg
    Luther Alvin Leon and Stanley puffer.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Educated in the Medford schools, graduated from the high school. He entered the Puffer soda fountain business and is now a director of The Puffer Manufacturing Company. He is a Republican. His home is at Winchester, MA. He met his wife at a college football game when he was a freshman at Tufts.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Machias Union, a local newspaper.

    2. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 210, 293.

    3. [S428] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Registration Location: Middlesex County, Massachusetts; Roll: ; Draft Board: .
      Birth date: 18 Jul 1887 Birth place: Massachusetts,United States of America Residence date: Residence place: Arlington, Middlesex, Massachusetts
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ww1draft&h=18068964&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    4. [S429] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Roll: ; Local board: Middex , Massachusetts.
      Birth date: 18 Jun 1887 Birth place: Medford, Massachusetts Residence date: Residence place: Middex, Massachusetts
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=wwiidraft&h=8744741&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    5. [S201] Maine Marriages 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976 ), Database online.
      Record for Puffer

    6. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 209, 293.

    7. [S193] Massachusetts State Archives. “Marriage Records”.

    8. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 209.

    9. [S548] Massachusetts Marriage Records, 1840-1915.

    10. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 293.

    11. [S245] Rhode Island-EASy.

    12. [S201] Maine Marriages 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976 ).