Richard Silas Huff

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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Richard Silas Huff
Gertrude E. Purvis

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Fred Huff


    Mabel E Webber




    Paul Webber Huff


    Earl Huff


    Frederick E Huff



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.

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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