Puffer Genealogy

Elisha PUFFER

Elisha PUFFER[1]

Male 1799 - Bef 1860  (< 60 years)

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  • Name Elisha PUFFER 
    Born 4 Feb 1799  Monson, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1860 
    Person ID I20520  Puffers
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2020 

    Father Timothy PUFFER,   b. 25 Mar 1759, Norton, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1839, Brimfield, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Sarah LETHBRIDGE,   b. 1764, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1838, Brimfield, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 2 Aug 1781  MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F8033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lorinda MUNGER,   b. 11 Jun 1799, South Brimfield, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1859, Middlebury, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 7 Sep 1816  Monson, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Divorced Bef 1820 
    Children 
     1. Elvira M. PUFFER,   b. Abt 1818, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1886, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     2. Elijah PUFFER,   b. 1820,   d. 8 Jul 1889, Stafford, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Baby Girl PUFFER,   b. 24 Jun 1832, Greece, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F3622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • "He turned out to be meanly and corruptly dispositioned - indolent, dissipated, improvident, a whoremonger. So vilely did he behave, and such was the unconscionableness of his neglect of his family, that his wife sought her greatest good in an effort of dissolve or dissever the nuptial tie that bound her to him - it was dissolved - they were disunited by decree of divorce." What became of him is unknown, "only that he is said to have gone to Vermont."

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 113, 181.

    2. [S1012] Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921.

    3. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 113.

    4. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 181.

    5. [S469] _Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.