Alexander Cuff

ID# 2696, (bt 1826 - 1828-1907)
     Alexander Cuff was born between 1826 and 1828 at Achonry, Co Sligo, Ireland.1,2 He was the son of Richard Cuffe and Jane Morrison. He immigrated in 1847 to Ohio.3 He moved to at Hortonia, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, in 1849.3 He married Maria Cuff, daughter of Charles Cuffe and Jane Lilley, on 20 October 1851 at Trenton, Wayne County, Michigan.4,3 It's possible that their nephew John Broder lived with them briefly after his arrival in the US; his affidavit of immigration was signed in Outagamie County in Oct 1880. He died in 1907 at Hortonia.5 He was buried at Union Cemetery, Hortonville, Outagamie County, Wisconsin.6

A biography of Alexander Cuff and George Alexander Cuff is here.3

Census Records

YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Hortonia, Outagamie County, WisconsinAlexander Cuff
1870Hortonia, Outagamie County, WisconsinAlexander Cuff
1880Hortonia, Outagamie County, WisconsinAlexander Cuff7
1905Hortonia, Outagamie County, WisconsinAlexander Cuff8
Last Edited=9 May 2013

Children of Alexander Cuff and Maria Cuff

Citations

  1. [S1628] Michigan Marriages 1822-1995: marriage of Alexander Cuff and Mariah Cuff, Michigan Department of Vital Records, Lansing, Michigan. Viewed on 2 Feb 2013, at familysearch.org, film 927488, V 3, pg 33 (says age 25).
  2. [S857] Alexander & Maria Cuffe Tombstone, Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca; recorded/photographed by annejlee23, 4 Aug 2009, (says born 1828).
  3. [S730] Thomas H Ryan, History of Outagamie County Wisconsin (Chicago: Goodspeed Publishing Association, unknown date); digital image. Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 7 Jan 2010).
  4. [S1628] Michigan Marriages 1822-1995: marriage of Alexander Cuff and Mariah Cuff, Michigan Department of Vital Records, Lansing, Michigan. Viewed on 2 Feb 2013, at familysearch.org, film 927488, V 3, pg 33.
  5. [S857] Alexander & Maria Cuffe Tombstone, Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca; recorded/photographed by annejlee23, 4 Aug 2009.
  6. [S648] Find a Grave, online (http://www.findagrave.com : accessed 2009 - 2013).
  7. [S731] Alexander Cuff, 1880 U.S. Census, Hortonia, Outagamie, Wisconsin, Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  8. [S1646] Alexander Cuff, 1905 U.S. Census, Hortonia, Outagamie, Wisconsin, Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca