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
1783–1871
Frances Huffman
1778–1849
Marriage: about 1813
Martin L Rodecap
1814–1886
Stephen Roadcap
1818–1881
Henry Roadcap
1815–1905
Mary A. Roadcap
1819–
Sarah Ann Roadcap
1821–
Susanna Glick
1828–1923

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1813
Brocks Gap, Rockingham, Virginia, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Michael Huffman , Sr.

    Male1745–1803Male

    Female1742–1817Female

siblings

(11)

    John Thomas Huffman

    Male1766–1824Male

    Phillip Huffman

    Male1770–1837Male

    Male1771–1846Male

    Male1771–1862Male

    Elizabeth Huffman

    Female1772–1838Female

+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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