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
1841–1914
Sarah J Huff
1845–1918
Marriage: about 1862
William Wyatt Silcox
1865–1937
Elijah “Lige” Silcox
1871–
Louisa Silcox
1874–1915
Rose Ina Or Rosana Silcox
1876–1962
Isaac Burton Silcox
1877–1930
Calvin S Silcox
1878–1933
Richard Silcox
1881–
Roxie Drusella Silcox
1884–1932
Newton Jasper Silcox
1886–1968
Daisy A Silcox
1889–
Maggie J Silcox
1891–1915

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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World Events (8)

1846

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.

1865

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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