Robert Maffett

July 1860–23 February 1918 (Age 57)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Robert

When Robert Maffett was born in July 1860, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Robert Grier Maffett, was 37 and his mother, Matilda G Tomb, was 35. He had at least 3 daughters with Ariatta Elizabeth "Etta" Frantz. He lived in Watson Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Jersey Shore, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 February 1918, at the age of 57, and was buried in Jersey Shore, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Robert Maffett
Ariatta Elizabeth "Etta" Frantz
Alice Maffet
Mathilda "Mattie" Maffett
Jennie Maffet

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    Alice Maffet



    Jennie Maffet


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 3

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 16

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Maffit in household of Robert Maffit, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Robert Maffet, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Robert Moffet, "United States Census, 1910"

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