Huffman Family History & Genealogy

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Huffman Last Name History & Origin

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Updated Mar 14, 2020

History

From ( Middle High German) hove(s)man or hofman,meaning "farmer or farmstead" owner of a farmstaed" or person working on a farm

Name Origin

A worker on a hube,A farmer of about 120 acres

Spellings & Pronunciations

Hofman Hove(s)man

Nationality & Ethnicity

German

Famous People named Huffman

Felicity Huffman-actress

Early Huffmans

These are the earliest records we have of the Huffman family.

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c. 1832 - Jan 21, 1910
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1855 - Unknown
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c. 1841 - Feb 21, 1904
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c. 1854 - Unknown
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c. 1855 - Unknown
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1863 - Unknown
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c. 1809 - Unknown
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c. 1855 - Unknown

Huffman Family Members

Huffman Family Tree

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Sample of 20 Huffman Biographies

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Unknown - Unknown
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May 30, 1891 - December 1962
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Apr 3, 1904 - Jun 23, 1999
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Aug 4, 1923 - Jan 27, 1990
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Jan 8, 1897 - Oct 15, 1967
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Oct 10, 1937 - May 23, 2008
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May 21, 1914 - Sep 18, 2007
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Oct 30, 1906 - September 1984
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Oct 25, 1913 - November 1975
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Mar 1, 1931 - Nov 19, 2010
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Sep 25, 1913 - Nov 14, 2000
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Aug 29, 1909 - April 1995
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Sep 16, 1883 - September 1980
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Jan 28, 1929 - Jun 14, 2007
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Mar 21, 1930 - Apr 22, 2003
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Apr 20, 1913 - Mar 10, 1989
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c. 1958 - Unknown
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c. 1958 - Unknown
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c. 1921 - Unknown

Huffman Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Huffman family member is 71.7 years old according to our database of 19,659 people with the last name Huffman that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

71.7 years

Oldest Huffmans

These are the longest-lived members of the Huffman family on AncientFaces.

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Jul 30, 1865 - August 1980
115 years
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Apr 8, 1879 - July 1986
107 years
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Oct 26, 1888 - Nov 15, 1993
105 years
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Mar 26, 1906 - Jul 30, 2011
105 years
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Sep 11, 1902 - Dec 10, 2007
105 years
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Nov 30, 1866 - December 1971
105 years
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Dec 1, 1888 - Dec 25, 1992
104 years
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Jan 15, 1883 - October 1987
104 years
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Aug 29, 1898 - Dec 8, 2002
104 years
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Dec 5, 1903 - Jul 3, 2008
104 years

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Wayne Fleming
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Lewis Huffman was my Great,Great Grandfather.He was born in 1859 in Catawba,County,N.C to Mile's and Sallie Maise Huffman.He was third oldest of about ten children.On January 2nd 1881,his first child,my Great-Grandfather was born.Lewis was not married to the mother,Mahala Sipe.She died shortly after My Great-Grandfather,Perry Slyvester Huffman's birth.She was born,either 1861 or 1852,depending upon LDS records.A Mahala Sipe is listed in the 1860 Catawba County,NC census.She is 8yrs old and living with A Soloman Deal family.She is in no other census record.On May 23rd 1886,Lewis,married an Ellen S Drum in Catawba,Co N.C.He father seven children between 1886 and 1898.He and his family lived in the Clines area.On February 21st 1899,Lewis Huffman was struck and killed by a freight train a few miles east of the Newton depot.A full article appears in the February 24th 1899 edition of News & Observer on microfilm in the Rhode's room in the Catawba County Library.I have copy of Lewis's tin-type photo from the 1880's or early 1890's.He was said to be a mean man who liked to drink.Some say his family placed him on the train tracks.He is buried in an unmarked grave in the St Stephen's Lutheran Church Cemetary in Hickory,NC next to his wife and two son'sMy Graet-Grandfather,Perry S Huffman died in 1953 and is buried in the Eastview Cemetary in Newton,next to his wife,Emma L Shook Huffman.
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