Lucinda Stump

1822–1902 (Age 79)
Gilmer, Virginia, United States

The Life of Lucinda

When Lucinda Stump was born on 6 August 1822, in Gilmer, Virginia, United States, her father, Jacob G. Stump, was 32 and her mother, Nancy Jane Boggs, was 20. She married Daniel Huffman in 1841, in Lewis, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Center District, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States in 1880. She died on 21 February 1902, in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Elihu-Stump Cemetery, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucinda Stump
Daniel Huffman
Marriage: 1841
Clarinda Huffman
Drucilla Huffman
Mablanne Huffman
Ellison Huffman
Drusilla Huffman

Spouse & Children

Lewis, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1790–1859Male

  • Nancy Jane Boggs




+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 2

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 22

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: from Middle Low German stump ‘tree stump’ (borrowed into Middle English), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous tree stump, or a nickname for a short, stout man.2 German (mainly northern and central): variant of Stumm .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lucinda Huffman in household of Daniel Huffman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lucinda Huffman in household of Daniel Huffman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lucinda Bailey in entry for Bailey, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"

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