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Peter Houf
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1785
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1851
Callaway County
Missouri, USA

husband of the late Mary Eve Summers
They were married Oct 22 1812 in Augusta County, Virgnia

Children of Peter Houf and Mary Eve Summers
David S. Houf md Sarah T. Swon
Mary B. Houf md Morris Hardin
Jacob M. Houf md Eliza Shultz

The Houf Family:***Peter Houf Sr. came to America from Germany prior to the, American Revolution, in 1754 and settled in Pennsylvania.**His son Peter the 2nd was born in 1785. Later young Peter removed to Augusta County, Virginia during the great German migration into the Shanandoah Valley. In 1812 he married Mary Eve Sommers, daughter of Johanns and Elizabeth (Reidenaur) Sommers.**Peter served as a Private in the Regiment of Mounted Riflemen Virginia Militia during the war of 1812.**In 1822 he sold his land in Virginia and moved with his family, wife and six children, to Callaway County, Missouri where he settled about four miles North of Fulton, a farm still owned by the family. The children were: Susana, Elizabeth, Henry L., David S., Mary B. and Jacob M.
courtesy of - Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Eve Summers Houf (1793 - 1869)*
 
 Children:
  Susanna Houf Thorp (1813 - 1894)*
  Margaret A. Houf Stults (1834 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Houf Farm Cemetery
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Erica
Record added: Jul 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28224479
Peter Houf
Added by: Larry Houf
 
 
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- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Sep. 1, 2014

- Lindsey Broussard
 Added: Oct. 25, 2012

- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Jul. 15, 2012
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