Frances Huffman

3 June 1778–5 September 1849 (Age 71)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Frances

When Frances Huffman was born on 3 June 1778, in Virginia, United States, her father, Michael Huffman , Sr., was 32 and her mother, Catherine Lemley, was 36. She married Daniel Roadcap about 1813, in Brocks Gap, Rockingham, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 5 September 1849, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Roadcap
Frances Huffman
Marriage: about 1813
Martin L Rodecap
Stephen Roadcap
Henry Roadcap
Mary A. Roadcap
Sarah Ann Roadcap
Susanna Glick

Spouse and Children

about 1813
Brocks Gap, Rockingham, Virginia, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Michael Huffman , Sr.





    John Thomas Huffman


    Phillip Huffman




    Elizabeth Huffman


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 2

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 22

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Hoffmann .

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

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