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Franklin M. Hufford
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1853
Milton
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1919

Birth: Aug. 16, 1853
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1919
Rock City
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA [Edit Dates]

Frankilin is the son of Levan M. Hoffert bn 1827 Lehigh county Pa. Died Jun 27,1896 Wilks-Barre,Luzern county Pa.and Sarah Ann Newhard/Neuhart bn Feb 1,1835 Allentown,Lehigh county,Pa. Died Sept 9,1871 Allentown,Lehigh county Pa.

Franklin M. and Annie E.Hufford were parents to 10 children.
Charles A Hufford,Mary(Molly)Hufford McDermott,Cora A. Hufford,William(Willie)Hufford,Louis Henry Hufford,Edward Hufford,Katherine(Kate) Elizabeth Hufford Bellows,Robert(Bob)J.Hufford,Mabel Roberta Hufford Thoren,Harry Leroy Hufford


August 23, 1919 Page 1 Freeport Jnl Std
Headline: " Injuries Received in runaway fatel to F.M.Hufford
Former Freeporter dies early today near Rock City
Team frightened by Passing railway train
Decedant was 66 years of age and made home in this city many years

Rock City; ILL; Aug 23 ----- (special).------- Franklin M. Hufford, a resident of this community for the past nine years and formerly a well known resident of Freeport, died early this morning as a result of injuries sustained about 6 o'clock last evening when he was thrown from a wagon while riding between Dakota and Rock City. Mr Hufford was enrout home when his team became frightend at a passing C; M, & St. P train and started to run away. The driver was thrown from the wagon and sustained injuries which caused his death. He was unconscious when aid arrived and he never regained consciousness. The injured man was picked up by Oscar Metnert, the accident having occured near the home of the latter. Just what were his injuries is not known. An inquest was conducted this morning by coroner E. A. Diestelmeter, of Freeport. Decedent was born at Wilks-Barre, Pa Aug 16, 1853. He came west thirty-one years ago, settling in Wisconsin. He then moved to Illinois about twenty-nine years ago,living at Freeport for a period of twenty years. Nine years ago he moved to a farm two miles southeast of Rock City where he and his family has since resided. He was married forty-five years ago to Miss Anne E. Derr The following children survive Mary, Cora, Louis, Edward, Catherine, Robert , Harry, William and Mrs Mabel Thoren."



 
 
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 Parents:
  Levan Manassa Hufford (1827 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Annie Elizabeth Derr Hufford (1857 - 1951)
 
 Children:
  Charles Alfred Hufford (1877 - 1949)*
  Cora A. Hufford (1879 - 1960)*
  Louis Henry Hufford (1881 - 1974)*
  Edward F. Hufford (1883 - 1975)*
  Robert J. Hufford (1890 - 1983)*
  Harry Leroy Hufford (1895 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Franklin M. Hufford (1853 - 1919)
  Alfred Hufford (1857 - 1935)*
  Ida Hufford Humpleby (1868 - 1944)*
  Margaret Hufford (1877 - 1970)*
  John Levan Hufford (1881 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock City Cemetery
Rock City
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Richard Hufford
Record added: Jul 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73124174
Franklin M. Hufford
Added by: Richard Hufford
 
Franklin M. Hufford
Added by: Richard Hufford
 
Franklin M. Hufford
Added by: Richard Hufford
 
 
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Rest in Peace,your grt grandson
- Richard Hufford
 Added: Jul. 18, 2011
 
 
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