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Stella G. Hoffman

Stella G. Hoffman

Female 1881 - 1966  (84 years)

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  • Name Stella G. Hoffman  [1, 2, 3
    Born 11 Jun 1881  Boone Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Died 2 Mar 1966  Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Cedar Memorial Park Cem, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I9368  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2011 

    Father John Harpster Hoffman,   b. 14 Jan 1831, Virgo Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1909, Boone Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Sarah Ann Dyer,   b. 1848, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1933  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Y  [3, 4
    Family ID F3368  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles E. Nelson,   b. 26 Jan 1881, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1970, Cedar Rapids, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1904  Boone Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Francis Edward Nelson,   b. 5 Mar 1906, Boone, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1992, Rahway, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2011 
    Family ID F3367  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1885 Iowa state census records Stella, 3, living with her parents "John H. Hofman" [sic] Sr., 55, and "Saraha A Hoffman" [sic], 36, together with 4 children born in Boone Cnty, IA, whose last names are spelled Hoffman: John H, Jr, 22; Mary E, 16; Stella, 3; and Clara, 1. 1885 Iowa State Census, Worth Twsp, Boone Cnty, IA, Roll IA1885_151.

      The 1905 Iowa state census lists John H Hoffman, Jr, "Cerrah A" Hoffman; Stella G Hoffman; and Forest E Hoffman, sequentially. No ages or relationships are given; all were born in Boone Cnty, IA. 1905 Iowa State Census, Worth Twsp, Boone Cnty, IA (Roll IA_77; lines, or "cards" 256-259).

      In 1910 the census shows Stella, 28, living with her husband of 5 years, Charles E Nelson, 29, their son Francis E, 4, and her widowed mother Sarah Hoffman, 61. 1910 U.S. Census, Boone City, Des Moines Twsp, Boone Cnty, IA (T 624, Roll 392, stamped p. 99).

      The 1920 census records Stella, 38, and husband Charles, 38, living with their son Francis E, 13, and her widowed mother "Sara A" [sic] Hoffman, 71. 1920 U.S. Census, Boone, Boone Cnty, IA (T 625, Roll 479, stamped p. 92).

      By 1930 the family was reduced to Charles, 49, and Stella, 48. Francis was no longer in the family home, having moved to New York City, and Stella's mother was "lodging" elsewhere in Boone County. 1930 U.S. Census, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 626, Roll 665, stamped p. 100).

  • Sources 
    1. [S766] IA Census 1885, Boone|, Iowa, Boone Cnty, 1885 Iowa State Census, (State Historical Soc'y of Iowa, 402 Iowa Ave, Iowa City, IA; accessed via online database Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925, www.Ancestry.com), (Roll: IA1885_151).

    2. [S768] IA Census 1905, Boone, Iowa, Boone Cnty, 1905 Iowa State Census, (State Historical Soc'y of Iowa, 402 Iowa Ave, Iowa City, IA 52240; accessed via online database Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925, www.Ancestry.com), (Roll: IA_77).

    3. [S88] Barbara Pavan|, Barbara Nelson Pavan, Email and other Reports, (Barbara Nelson Pavan, bpavan@verizon.net ).

    4. [S766] IA Census 1885, Boone|, Iowa, Boone Cnty, 1885 Iowa State Census, (State Historical Soc'y of Iowa, 402 Iowa Ave, Iowa City, IA; accessed via online database Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925, www.Ancestry.com), (Roll IA1885_151).