Henry Hoffman

17 January 1855–
Beaver, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry

Henry Hoffman was born on 17 January 1855, in Beaver, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Conrad Hoffman and Anna M. Garlow. He married Dora Carson on 15 August 1903, in Meigs, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Salem Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hoffman
1855–
Dora Carson
1869–1944
Marriage: 15 August 1903
Elizabeth Hoffman
1884–
George K Hoffman
1886–
James H Hoffman
1888–
Emma Hoffman
1890–
Rosanna M Hoffman
1904–
William Cecil Hoffman
1905–1989
Clarence Blair Hoffman
1906–1986

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 August 1903
Meigs, Ohio, United States
children

(7)

    Elizabeth Hoffman

    Female1884–Female

    George K Hoffman

    Male1886–Male

    James H Hoffman

    Male1888–Male

    Emma Hoffman

    Female1890–Female

    Rosanna M Hoffman

    Female1904–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Conrad Hoffman

    MaleMale

    Anna M. Garlow

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 5

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 31

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hoffmann ‘steward’.2 Dutch: occupational name for a farm laborer or a gardener, someone who worked at the hof, the manor farm.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Hoffman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Huffman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry Hoffman, "United States Census, 1920"

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