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 Ira M. Puffer

Ira M. Puffer

Birth
Seneca County, New York, USA
Death 26 Jan 1920 (aged 73)
Oceana County, Michigan, USA
Burial Hart, Oceana County, Michigan, USA
Plot sect. A, block 45, Lot 3, Space 1,
Memorial ID 9370598 · View Source
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Ira Puffer was born April 27th, 1846 in Seneca, Ontario Co. NY, the oldest child of Solomon and Clarissa Caroline (Lown) Puffer. On July 24th, 1877 he married Zilpha Jane Bowdish. In 1881 he removed to Muskegon Co. where he lived until 1891 when he settled in Elbridge, Oceana Co. MI.
On November 7th, 1891 he married his 2nd wife, Clarissa Elizabeth Miller, the daughter of Wales Newton and Angeline (Dunham) Miller.

In the 1870 Census, Ira is 24 years old and working in a brick yard in Fabius Twp, St. Joseph, MI. In the 1880 census, Ira is 35 years old in Penn Twp, Cass, MI. He is married to Zipha and two children are in the home.
1. Charles H. Puffer (1868/1869-?) adopted
2. Willie E. Puffer (1871/1872-?)

In the 1910 census he is now living in Otto Twp, Oceana, MI. He is married to C. Elizabeth "Libby" for the last 19 years. From this union 6 children were born.
1. Mary A. Puffer(1892-?);
2. Angeline Puffer (1894-?);
3. Irving C. Puffer (1896-1965) m. Edna M. Webster;
4. Ira Puffer (1897/1898-?) m. Lottie M. Frees;
5. Mina Puffer (abt. 1904-?);
6. Floyd Puffer (1907-1929).

DOCUMENT:
American Civil War Soldiers
Name: Ira Puffer
Enlisted Date: 08 August 1864
State: Michigan
Side Served: Union


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  • Created by: Diana M. Cole
  • Added: 27 Aug 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9370598
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ira M. Puffer (27 Apr 1846–26 Jan 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9370598, citing Hart Cemetery, Hart, Oceana County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Diana M. Cole (contributor 46607108) .