Puffer Genealogy

William H. PUFFER

William H. PUFFER

Male 1786 - 1857  (70 years)

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  • Name William H. PUFFER 
    Born 15 Sep 1786  NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth 15 Sep 1786  Claverack, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 15 Jul 1857  South Boardman, MI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bridgeport, MI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Pine Grove Cemetery
    Person ID I23437  Puffers
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2019 

    Father Benjamin PUFFER,   b. 1750, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1806, Hobart, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Nancy WHITNEY,   b. 1755, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 Oct 1778  Stoughton, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F5316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sally BARPO,   b. 3 Mar 1784, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1833, Tompkins, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married CA 1810  Ithaca, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin PUFFER,   b. Abt 1804, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1864, Petersburg, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     2. Rev. Enos PUFFER,   b. 26 Feb 1811, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1872, Broome County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     3. Laura PUFFER,   b. 27 Jan 1814, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1845, Ithaca, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     4. Elizabeth A. PUFFER,   b. 1818, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Julius PUFFER,   b. 17 Jan 1821, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1848, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     6. Moses PUFFER,   b. Abt 1824, Tompkins County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1898, Broome County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     7. William Barpo PUFFER,   b. 1826, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1892, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years)
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F10083  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anna,   b. 6 Apr 1794, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1838, Newfield, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married CA 1834  NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F11337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Elizabeth WOODRUFF,   b. Abt 1800, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1839, Newfield, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married Abt 1838 
    Children 
     1. Sarah A. PUFFER,   b. Abt 1839, Newfield, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1939  (Age ~ 99 years)
     2. Iona A. PUFFER,   b. Apr 1847, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1848, South Boardman, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F9379  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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    william h puffer 1786 gs.jpg

    Photos
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    william h puffer 1786.jpg

  • Notes 




    • -- MERGED NOTE ------------

      There is no proof that Asa and Polly Maynard were his parents. He is put here because Asa and Polly are the only Puffers that fit the timing and area of his birth and residence. More research is needed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S167] _1850 United States Federal Census.

    2. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 71.