Mary Huff

1787–19 October 1888 (Age 101)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Huff was born in 1787, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Isaac Hoff, was 29 and her mother, Catharine Waldron, was 24. She had at least 6 sons and 7 daughters with William Bellis. She died on 19 October 1888, in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, at the age of 101.

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William Bellis
Mary Huff
Catherine Bellis
Adam Bellis
Ann Bellis
Catherine Bellis
Elisha Bellis
Eliza Bellis
Isaac Bellis
Jacob Bellis
Jane Bellis
Peter Bellis
William Bellis
Isaac Huff Belles
Leah Belles

Spouse and Children



    Catherine Bellis


    Isaac Huff Belles


    Leah Belles


    Adam Bellis


    Ann Bellis


+8 More Children

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+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1787 · New Jersey Plan

Age 0

Also referred to as the Small State Plan, the New Jersey Plan was an important piece of legislation that William Paterson presented during the Constitutional Convention. The plan was created because states with smaller populations were concerned about their representation in the United States government. The New Jersey plan proposed, among other things, that each state would have one equal vote. This was in contrast to the Virginia Plan, which suggested that appointment for Congress should be proportional to state population. The Connecticut Compromise merged the two plans, allowing for two "houses" of congress: one with proportional representation, and the other with equal power from each state (as the New Jersey Plan had suggested).
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 32

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. 

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.

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