Philip Huffard

Philip Huffard

Death 26 Sep 1793 (aged 43)
Creagerstown, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Burial Woodsboro, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 33168012 · View Source
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Son of Christian HOFFARTH (1716-1788) and Elizabeth KEIM (b. 1723).

Brother of Christian II, Christina, Anna Margareth, Daniel, John, and Casper.

Paternal half-brother of Anna Catharina, George, Elizabeth, Adam, Hannah, Jacob, Susanna, Johanna Magdalena, Rebecca, and Barbara.

Husband of Anna Barbara.

Father of Daniel, Catherine, Susannah, Mary, John, Solomon, and Elizabeth.

Below is the abstract of his will, from Frederick County, Maryland. It is found on the Family History Center film # 0013125, page 734:
Petitioners Daniel, Catherine, Susannah, Mary, John, Solomon, Elizabeth Hufford. In their minority. Their father Phillip Hufford of Frederick County, deceased, in his life time purchased in the reserve of Monocacy Manor, 17 acres, tract called "Phillip's Care" and 17 ½ acres, tract called "Phillip's Wish." Phillip Hufford died intestate and patent was issued to his minor children. Land in Frederick County beginning at line of tract of land called "Spring Plains" granted John Digges 6 August 1742, then to "Wickham's Discovery" granted Nathaniel Wickham 15 June 1772. Granted to petitioners 19 May 1796.

NOTE: Philip's last name was spelled various ways during his life. Among the variations were HOFFARTH, HOFFART, HUFFERD, HUFFORD, and HUFFARD. The variations are meaningless. Philip's descendants begin on page 232 of the 1909 HUFFORD FAMILY HISTORY.

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  • Maintained by: D. Robinson
  • Originally Created by: AMB
  • Added: 23 Jan 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 33168012
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Philip Huffard (3 Sep 1750–26 Sep 1793), Find a Grave Memorial no. 33168012, citing Grace Rocky Hill Lutheran Church Cemetery, Woodsboro, Frederick County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by D. Robinson (contributor 46518800) .