Puffer Genealogy

Deacon Silas HOSMER

Deacon Silas HOSMER[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1770 - 1850  (80 years)

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  • Name Silas HOSMER 
    Prefix Deacon 
    Born 25 Mar 1770  MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Mar 1850  Montague, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Montague, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Old South Cemetery
    Person ID I35425  Puffers
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2019 

    Father Nathan HOSMER,   b. 2 Mar 1740,   d. 25 Dec 1777, Concord, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Mother Beulah HOSMER,   b. 14 Oct 1742, Concord, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1778, Concord, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1763  Concord, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRID=by Justice Whiting
    Family ID F14272  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary PUFFER,   b. 31 Jan 1774, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1833, Montague, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1794  Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Nathan HOSMER,   b. 1795, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1875, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Stephen HOSMER,   b. 16 Mar 1797,   d. 11 Sep 1859  (Age 62 years)
     3. Silas HOSMER,   b. Dec 1799, Concord, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1804, Sunderland, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 4 years)
     4. Beulah HOSMER,   b. 1801,   d. 14 Oct 1804, Sunderland, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     5. Silas HOSMER,   b. 1805, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1820, Acton, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
     6. Elijah HOSMER,   b. 1807, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1879, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     7. Cephas HOSMER,   b. 13 Oct 1809, Sunderland, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1863, Buckland, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     8. Phineas HOSMER,   b. 10 Dec 1812, Montague, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1832, Montague, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     9. Mary HOSMER,   b. 5 Apr 1815, Montague, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1891, Greenfield, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F7780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    silas hosmer gs.jpg
    silas hosmer gs.jpg

  • Notes 
    • "His life was marked by Christian sympathy, choosing to bear a portion of other's sorrows, courteous in his demeanor, devout in his affections, humble in view of a pardoning Redeemer, given to hospitality ..."

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 102.

    2. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 58.

    3. [S329] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850.
      Marriage date: 13 Jan 1848 Marriage place: Acton, Massachusetts

    4. [S442] Vital Records of Stow Massachusetts To the Year 1850, page 253.