Puffer Genealogy

PUFFER, John

PUFFER, John[1, 2]

Male 1806 - 1889  (83 years)

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  • Name PUFFER, John 
    Birth 5 Feb 1806  Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
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    Residence 1880  Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _COLOR 11 
    Death 24 Feb 1889  Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Mount Pleasant Cemetery 
    Person ID I23527  Puffers
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2024 

    Father PUFFER, Daniel Boyden,   b. 6 Sep 1785, Rumford, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 8 Jun 1840, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 54 years) 
    Mother BARBER, Chloe,   b. Mar 1785, NH Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Jan 1853, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 67 years) 
    Marriage 15 Jul 1805  Canaan, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F10455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family IRELAND, Mehitable M.,   b. 18 Mar 1809, Vienna, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Apr 1897, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 88 years) 
    Marriage 18 Jan 1835  [2
    Children 
     1. PUFFER, Wilson,   b. 22 Dec 1835, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 2 Jun 1920, Orrington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 84 years)
     2. PUFFER, Seth N.,   b. 9 Feb 1837, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Feb 1914, Brewer, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 77 years)
     3. PUFFER, John Jr.,   b. 5 Feb 1839, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. CA 1867 (Age 27 years)
     4. PUFFER, Jacob,   b. 17 May 1841, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Nov 1909, Dexter, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years)
    Family ID F5719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2024 

  • Photos
    john puffer 1806 gs.jpg
    john puffer 1806 gs.jpg

  • Notes 
    • (Editors note: A John Puffer served in the Maine State Militia, in Capt Nathan Ellis, Jr.'s Company of infantry. They served "for the protection of it's Northern Frontier, from the twentieth day of February, 1839, the time of its rendezvous at Bangor, Maine, to the twenty-second day of April, 1839, when discharged or mustered. " This John is the only Puffer that fits the timeline as to age and location.) (archives.mainegenealogy.net)

  • Sources 
    1. [S386] _1880 United States Federal Census, Database online. Year: 1880; Census Place: Dexter, Penobscot, Maine; Roll: 485; Family History Film: 1254485; Page: 542B; Enumeration District: 013; Image: 0347.
      Record for Mehitable Puffer

    2. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-2020, Red Letter Edition, 111.

    3. [S165] Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922.