Amanda J. Neaf

Female14 March 1860–6 August 1923

Brief Life History of Amanda J.

When Amanda J. Neaf was born on 14 March 1860, in Washington Township, Hardin, Ohio, United States, her father, John George Naef 'Neff', was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Horn, was 41. She married Benjamin Franklin Tussing on 3 September 1879, in Kenton, Hardin, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Canyon, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Fruitland, Payette, Idaho, United States in 1920. She died on 6 August 1923, in Payette, Idaho, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Payette, Idaho, United States.

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Benjamin Franklin Tussing
Amanda J. Neaf
Marriage: 3 September 1879
Henry Earl Tussing
Ida Elnora Tussing
Nora Myrtle Tussing
Odessa C Tussing
Cary Irvin Tussing
Chloe Gertrude Tussing
Carl Otto Tussing
Cora Gladys Tussing

Sources (21)

  • Amanda Neff, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amanda J. Neaf, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997"
  • Amanda Tussing, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 September 1879Kenton, Hardin, Ohio, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 12

    Historical Boundaries: 1872: Buffalo, Nebraska, United States

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 21

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz, Markus.

    Swiss German (also Näf): variant of Neff .

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

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