William Hugh Kaufman

14 July 1903–14 January 1966 (Age 62)
Slippery Rock, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William Hugh

When William Hugh Kaufman was born on 14 July 1903, in Slippery Rock, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Clarence Wilson Kaufman, was 24 and his mother, Jane Ann Griffith, was 24. He married Martha Ann "Birdie" Ivie on 16 June 1937, in Gannett, Blaine, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in United States in 1935 and Ketchum Election Precinct, Blaine, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 14 January 1966, in Arco, Butte, Idaho, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Bellevue, Blaine, Idaho, United States.

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William Hugh Kaufman
Martha Ann "Birdie" Ivie
Marriage: 16 June 1937
Mary Ann Kaufman

Spouse and Children

16 June 1937
Gannett, Blaine, Idaho, United States


    Mary Ann Kaufman


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 2

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 17

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

1 Respelling of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Kaufmann .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Kaufman, Yiddish koyfman, meaning ‘merchant’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Hugh Kaufman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • William H Kaufman in household of Clarence W Kaufman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William H Kaufman in household of Clarence W Kaufman, "United States Census, 1920"

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