Wilbur Hoffman

Brief Life History of Wilbur

When Wilbur Hoffman was born in 1903, his father, Nelson Charles Huffman, was 30 and his mother, Della Mae Flowers, was 30. He lived in Limestone Township, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died on 21 August 1918, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 15.

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Nelson Charles Huffman
Della Mae Flowers
Hellen Huffman
Agnes Faye Huffman
Russel Huffman
Wilbur Hoffman
Halbert Huffman
Wilbert Sylvester Hoffman
Henry Huffman
Albert Huffman

Sources (2)

  • Wilbur Huffman in household of Nelson Huffman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wilbur Hoffman, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

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1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Hoffmann or Hofmann and a variant of the Jewish name. Compare Hofman 2.

Dutch: variant of Hofman 1.

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

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