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Henry Tilden Snuffer

Henry Tilden Snuffer

Male 1881 - 1972  (91 years)

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  • Name Henry Tilden Snuffer  [1, 2, 3
    Born 2 May 1881  Raleigh Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation machinist; electrician 
    Died 28 Jul 1972  Tulare Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I9885  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2012 

    Father Addison Snuffer,   b. 8 Mar 1854, Raleigh, Raleigh Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1933, Raleigh, Raleigh Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Frances Shumate,   b. Nov 1857, Raleigh, Raleigh Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1934, Huntington, Cabell Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1876  Raleigh, Raleigh Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3565  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family May Oneal,   b. 19 Jun 1884, Raleigh Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1968, Tulare Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1903  Raleigh, Raleigh Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Greenville S. Snuffer,   b. 5 Mar 1904,   d. 4 Sep 1909, Douglas Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2012 
    Family ID F3567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1900 census lists his parents Addison Snuffer, 46, and Mary, 42, and 5 children: Orleana, 23, born Dec 1876; Tilden, 19, born May 1881; Benjamin, 13, born Jun 1886; Rella, 11, born Jun 1888; and Letta, 10, born Nov 1889. All were born in West Virginia. 1900 U.S. Census, Trap Hill Dist., Raleigh Cnty, WV (T 623, Roll 1771, stamped p. 313).

      In 1910 Henry and May lived in Missouri. The census records "Tilden" Snuffer, 28, and May, 26. Henry worked as a farmer. 1910 U.S. Census, Douglas, Miller Cnty, MO (T 624, Roll 773, stamped p. 198).

      The 1920 census shows "H T Snuffer," 38, living with his wife May, 35, in California; Henry was a machinist at a "pump house." 1920 U.S. Census, Lindsay Twsp, Tulare Cnty, CA (T 625, Roll 152, stamped p. 273).

      In 1930, Henry and May were living in Fresno. The census lists "Henry T,' 48, and May, 45, living as lodgers in a large rooming house. Henry was employed as an electrician at a "Pumping plant." 1930 U.S. Census, Fresno, Fresno Cnty, CA (T 626, Roll 116, stamped p. 201).

      According to the Calif. Death Index, Henry T Snuffer, SSN 552-16-2772; issued by West Virginia) was born 2 May 1881 in West Virginia, and died 28 Jul 1972 in Tulare Cnty, CA.

      (Research):
      According to Findagrave memorial 81499301 for Greenville S. Snuffer, his parents were: "Henry Tilden Snuffer (2 May 1881 WV - 28 Jul 1972 Tulare Co., CA), son of Addison Snuffer #22304159 and Mary F, married 1903 Raleigh Co., WV May Oneal (19 Jun 1884 WV - 25 Jan 1968 Tulare Co., CA),daughter of Oneal and Davis."

      For marriage details, see: http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcdetail.aspx?Id=11512538

  • Sources 
    1. [S815] WV Census 1900, Raleigh|, West Virginia, Raleigh Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 1771, p. 313).

    2. [S793] Ancestry Tree - Read Griggs|, D. Susan Griggs Read, "Read Griggs", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/13654589/person ; and Email correspondence from dsregus@aol.com).

    3. [S544] CA Death Index, 1940-1997|, California, California Death Index, 1940-1997, (Calif. Dep't of Health Services, Office of Vital Records, 304 S St., Sacramento, CA 94244; online database, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5180).

    4. [S818] WV Div of Culture+History|, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Vital Research Records, (West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Charleston, WV; Online database, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/).