Sarah J Huff

Brief Life History of Sarah J

When Sarah J Huff was born on 13 January 1845, in Kentucky, United States, her father, James William "Billie" Huff, was 27 and her mother, Ettie Calhoon, was 25. She married Richard L Silcox about 1862. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Clay, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 1 Gum, Monroe, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 14 November 1918, in Tompkinsville, Monroe, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Yokley Cemetery, Tompkinsville, Monroe, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard L Silcox
Sarah J Huff
Marriage: about 1862
William Wyatt Silcox
Elijah “Lige” Silcox
Louisa Silcox
Rose Ina Or Rosana Silcox
Isaac Burton Silcox
Calvin S Silcox
Richard Silcox
Roxie Drusella Silcox
Newton Jasper Silcox
Daisy A Silcox
Maggie J Silcox

Sources (13)

  • Sarah Silcox in household of Rithara Silcox, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah J Huff, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Sarah C. Silrox, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1961"

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U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.


Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

German: from the ancient Germanic personal name Hufo, a short form of a compound name formed with hug ‘heart, mind, spirit’ as the first element.

Americanized form of German, Dutch, Norwegian, and Danish Hoff or Hof .

English: variant of Hough .

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

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