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Judge Walter Sylvester Hufford
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1853
Charleston
Lee County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 19, 1931
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

Corvallis County District Attorney
Corvallis County Judge

Son of David HUFFORD and Mary MORRIS.

Married Martha M. GRAHAM in 1876. Four children: Edwin Joseph, Walter Graham, Jessie, and Bessie K. Martha died before 1920, and Walter 2ndly married Mary H. (last name unknown).

From Republican League Register of Oregon, 1896, at page 158:
Walter S. Hufford, of Corvallis, was born at Charleston, Lee County, Iowa, September 7, 1853, and came to Oregon in 1873, locating near Albany. He studied law in Corvallis, and was admitted to the bar in December 16, 1875. He engaged in farming five years, and has been in active practice of his profession sixteen years. He has been a delegate to nearly all county conventions since 1874, to
the state conventions of 1890 and 1892, and the league in 1896. He was elected City Recorder of Corvallis in 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885; was nominated District Attorney in 1888, and was elected County Judge in 1892 and 1894."

Death notice from Oregonian newspaper: May 22, 1931:
Masonic Lodge No. 114, A.F. and A.M. -- Special communication today (Friday) at 1:45 P.M. to conduct the funeral services of our late Brother Walter S. Hufford. Services at 2:30 P.M. at Finley's Chapel, Fifth and Montgomery, with Masonic services at Riverview Cemetery, Visiting brethren welcome. Please bring autos.

1909 HUFFORD FAMILY HISTORY: page 264 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Hufford (1828 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha M. Graham Hufford (1854 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Edwin Joseph Hufford (1878 - 1946)*
  Walter Graham Hufford (1880 - 1953)*
  Jessie S. Hufford (1883 - 1905)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Sylvester Hufford (1853 - 1931)
  William Devillo Hufford (1856 - 1898)*
  Minnie Elizabeth Hufford Tupen (1858 - 1947)*
  Frank Leslie Hufford (1866 - 1945)*
  George Washington Hufford (1868 - 1951)*
  Melvina Hufford Marshall (1878 - 1951)*
  David Frederick Hufford (1881 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
River View Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: AMB
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
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Judge Walter Sylvester Hufford
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Judge Walter Sylvester Hufford
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Judge Walter Sylvester Hufford
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 Added: Jul. 28, 2010
Walter S. > David > Jacob > John > Christian b. 1716 Schwaigern.
- AMB
 Added: Jul. 28, 2010
 
 
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