UNIT 9--JETHRO HARVEY HUFFMAN
I Joseph H.W. Huffman 1805/09-22-1883
m Mary Montogomery 1807/09-22-1875
II10 Jethro Harvey Huffman 03-25-1848/11-28-1909
m Julia Richards /04-07-1909
III1 Charles Koester Huffman 06-14-1878/12-28-1961
III2 Emma Huffman 06-14-1878/07-01-1878
III3 Joseph Franklin Huffman 04-20-1880/ 1881
III4 Walter Phillip Huffman 01-28-1882/03-15-1961
III5 Doe B. Huffman 09-10-1884/06-26-1886
III6 Alva Levi Huffman 07-05-1887/03-20-1961
Jethro Harvey Huffman was born March 25, 1848 in Carroll County, Indiana.
He moved withhis family in 1855 to Iowa. What an experience for this lad
of seven years to make this long trip form Indiana to Iowa by covered wagon and find his new home a wild lonely stretch of unfenced prairie land with no road and inhabited by Indians and wild animals and a few scattered settlers.
He attended the school at Chickasaw. He grew up helping on his fathers farm. Later he went to Kansas ans on August 14, 1877 was married to Julia Richards In Marshall County.
He moved to Westmoreland, Kansas in 1898 and resided there until his death November 28, 1909.
Jethro's son Walter died in 1961 in a Veterans' Hospital in California. His son, Charles and family lived in Wichita, Kansas. Charles died there in 1961. His widow and daughter Julia reside there. Charles' grandson Frank Alfred is in the United States Servic and is stationed in Turkey. Alva Levi lived in California and died in 1961. His widow lives at Lomita, California.
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Unit 1 Josephus Bradstan Huffman
Unit 2 Henry W. Huffman
Unit 3 Mary Ann Huffman(Carey)
Unit 4 Levi H. Huffman
Unit 5 Alfred H. Huffman
Unit 6 Aaron Huffman
Unit 7 Humphrey M. Huffman
Unit 8 Reuben St. John Huffman