Jemima E. Huffman

Barren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Jemima E.

When Jemima E. Huffman was born in 1825, in Barren, Kentucky, United States, her father, Uriah Taylor Huffman, was 33 and her mother, Lucy Porter Rountree, was 31. She married John Cox on 16 August 1846, in Barren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Glasgow, Barren, Kentucky, United States in 1870.

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John Cox
Jemima E. Huffman
Marriage: 16 August 1846
Smith B. Cox
Tallitha Cox

Spouse and Children

16 August 1846
Barren, Kentucky, United States


    Smith B. Cox


    Tallitha Cox


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 5

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

Age 36

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Hoffmann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Jemima Cox in household of John Cox, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jemima E Cox in household of John Cox, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jemima Huffman, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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