David Wesley Huffman

28 December 1908–8 October 2002 (Age 93)
Le Sueur Township, Kingsbury, South Dakota, United States

The Life of David Wesley

When David Wesley Huffman was born on 28 December 1908, in Le Sueur Township, Kingsbury, South Dakota, United States, his father, George Huffman, was 30 and his mother, Emma J Peterson, was 21. He married Bertha Grace Kirkpatrick on 11 January 1949, in Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, United States. He lived in Oto, Woodbury, Iowa, United States in 1920. He died on 8 October 2002, in Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis, Meade, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Wesley Huffman
1908–2002
Bertha Grace Kirkpatrick
1910–1953
Marriage: 11 January 1949

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 January 1949
Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 5

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1934 · The Grout Museum

Age 26

The museum started as a private collection given to the city by Henry W. Grout. Today it is still a nonprofit educational museum that helps engage students and all people from the surrounding communities.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Hoffmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Huffman in household of George Huffman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • David Huffman in household of George Huffman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • David Huffman, "South Dakota, Department of Health, Index to Births 1843-1914 and Marriages 1950-2016"

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