Richard Silas Huff

1899–
Maine, United States

The Life of Richard Silas

When Richard Silas Huff was born in 1899, in Maine, United States, his father, Fred Huff, was 29 and his mother, Mabel E Webber, was 27. He married Gertrude E. Purvis from 1893 to 1936. He lived in Kennebunk, York, Maine, United States in 1910. He was buried in Sherryl, Granite, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Silas Huff
1899–
Gertrude E. Purvis
1874–1935

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Fred Huff

    Male1870–Male

    Mabel E Webber

    Female1872–Female

siblings

(4)

    Paul Webber Huff

    Male1891–Male

    Earl Huff

    Male1894–Male

    Frederick E Huff

    Male1894–Male

    Male1899–Male

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 3

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.
1931

Age 32

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a spur of a hill, Old English hōh (literally, ‘heel’).2 German: from the Germanic personal name Hufo, a short form of a compound name formed with hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ as the first element.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Richard S Huff in household of Mabel Huff, "United States Census, 1910"

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