Julia Theodosia Thierry

14 April 1861–6 June 1932 (Age 71)
Gentryville, Spencer, Indiana, United States

The Life of Julia Theodosia

When Julia Theodosia Thierry was born on 14 April 1861, in Gentryville, Spencer, Indiana, United States, her father, John Nicholas Thiry, was 37 and her mother, Frances E Murray, was 24. She married Peter Troutman Huffman on 31 October 1877. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Grandview, Spencer, Indiana, United States in 1900. She died on 6 June 1932, in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Troutman Huffman
Julia Theodosia Thierry
Marriage: 31 October 1877
Virgie Lee Huffman
Mary Ethel Huffman
William Belmont Huffman
Emma Belle Huffman
Laurinda Lenore Huffman
George Wandell Huffman
May Ella Huffman
Anna Madge Huffman
Hazel Rosemond Huffman

Spouse and Children

31 October 1877


    Virgie Lee Huffman


    Mary Ethel Huffman



    Emma Belle Huffman



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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 2

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 20

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

French (also Thiéry): from the Old French personal name Thierri ( see Terry 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Julia ? Huffman in household of P J Huffman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Julia T Huffman in household of Peter T Huffman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Julia T. Thiry in entry for Willard M. Kerchief and Anna Madge Huffman, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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