John W Huff

about 1819–5 December 1862 (Age 43)
White, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of John W

When John W Huff was born about 1819, in White, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Wilson, was 49 and his mother, Elizabeth Cameron, was 33. He married Frances J Fowler on 27 April 1839, in Enfield, White, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Hamilton, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 5 December 1862, in White, Illinois, United States, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

John W Huff
about 1819–1862
Frances J Fowler
1825–
Marriage: 27 April 1839
William F Huff
1840–1865
Narcissa Caroline Huff
1842–
Mary Elizabeth Huff
1845–1936
James Huff
1847–
Luvina Angeline Huff
1853–1927
Jane Huff
1854–
John Huff
1856–
Mark Huff
1859–1921

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 April 1839Enfield, White, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    about 1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age NaN
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1821
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1821: Hamilton, Illinois, United States
    1832 · Black Hawk War
    Age 13
    "The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the ""British Band"", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis."

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Houff
    Hoff
    Huf

    Sources (7)

    • John Hubb in entry for Lavina Angeline Sutton, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
    • John Huff, "United States Census, 1860"
    • John Huff, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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