Philip Hoffman

     Philip Hoffman married Grace A. (?).

Child of Philip Hoffman and Grace A. (?)

Ripley C. Hoffman

M, b. 1844
     Ripley C. Hoffman was born in 1844 at Ohio Birth year per "A Genealogy and Family Memorial". 1880 census lists Robert Hoffman, age 57, giving a birth year about 1823. Both parents born Virginia.1 He married Mary Eliza Sullivant, daughter of Joseph Sullivant and Mary Eliza Brashear.

Children of Ripley C. Hoffman and Mary Eliza Sullivant


  1. [S121] 1880 Federal Census, Franklin County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1015; FHL Film 1255015.

Samuel Hoffman

     Occupation: Printer. Samuel Hoffman married Lillian Oma Bricknell, daughter of Edwin Bricknell and Lydia Miller, in September 1923.1 Samuel Hoffman lived in 1926 at Rockford, Winnebago Co., IL.


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 416.

Sarah Hoffman

F, b. circa 1790
     Sarah Hoffman was born circa 1790 at Strasburg, Shenandoah Co., VA. She was the daughter of Peter Hoffman and Mary Wolfe. Sarah Hoffman married William Henry in 1812.

Susanna Hoffman

F, b. 1800
     Susanna Hoffman was born in 1800 at Strasburg, Shenandoah Co., VA. She was the daughter of Peter Hoffman and Mary Wolfe. Susanna Hoffman married Christian Spengler, son of Anthony Spengler and Katherine Kendrick, on 31 May 1828 at Shendandoah Co., VA.

Children of Susanna Hoffman and Christian Spengler

Susanna Hoffman1

     Susanna Hoffman married Balthasar Krauss, son of Melchior Krauss and Anna Heidrig.1

Child of Susanna Hoffman and Balthasar Krauss


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 301.

Wilhelm Hoffman1

     Wilhelm Hoffman married Anna Catherina Munzinger, daughter of Johann Theobald Munzinger and Anna Elisabetha Stauch, on 3 April 1780 at Obermiesau, Palatinate.1


  1. [S36] Hand drawn chart; LDS Library, Salt Lake City, UT.

William Emerson Hoffman

M, b. 25 December 1854, d. 25 January 1935
     William Emerson Hoffman was born on 25 December 1854 at Northumberland Co., PA. He married Mary Jane Jones, daughter of Darius Jones and Elizabeth Snapp, on 22 January 1880 at McDonough Co., IL. William Emerson Hoffman died on 25 January 1935 at Bushnell, McDonough Co., IL, at age 80. He was buried in January 1935 at Bushnell Cemetery, Bushnell, McDonough Co., IL, Findagrave #137365306.

Child of William Emerson Hoffman and Mary Jane Jones

Adam Hoffmann

     Occupation: Gaswerks-Direktor in Kaiserslautern. Adam Hoffmann married Babette Kafitz.

Child of Adam Hoffmann and Babette Kafitz

Alexander Otto Hoffmann

M, b. 24 December 1894, d. October 1975
     Alexander Otto Hoffmann was born on 24 December 1894 at Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, per ship's passenger list.1 He married Marie Louise Scheu. Occupation: Baker, per ship's passenger list in 1926. Alexander Otto Hoffmann immigrated on 23 August 1926; on the ship SS Hamburg, from Hamburg, Germany. He lived on 18 April 1940 at 107 Sharp Street, Glenwood, Mills Co., IA, Baker.1 He died in October 1975 at age 80 per SSDI, last residence Council Bluffs, IA. He was buried in 1975 at Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Mills Co., IA, Findagrave #160287970.

Child of Alexander Otto Hoffmann and Marie Louise Scheu


  1. [S4753] 1940 Federal Census, Mills County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1183.

Lina Hoffmann

F, b. 23 June 1871, d. 2 February 1933
     Lina Hoffmann was Protestant.
Note: Quelle: Standesamt Kaiserslautern. She was born on 23 June 1871 at Kaiserslautern, Palatinate, Germany. She was the daughter of Adam Hoffmann and Babette Kafitz. Lina Hoffmann married Karl Munzinger, son of Albert Munzinger and Therese Schöneberger, on 21 April 1892 at Kaiserslautern, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. Lina Hoffmann died on 2 February 1933 at Kaiserslautern, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany, at age 61.

Children of Lina Hoffmann and Karl Munzinger

Otto Heinrich Jakob Hoffmann

M, b. 26 May 1907, d. 1944
     Note: Mitteilungsblatt Nr.4 - 12.02.1949 / 02.04.1944 oder 23.06.1944 im Mitteilungsblatt unklar. Otto Heinrich Jakob Hoffmann was born on 26 May 1907 at Miesau, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. He married Frieda Munzinger, daughter of Gottlieb Munzinger and Karoline Bauer, on 18 November 1933 at Miesau, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. Otto Heinrich Jakob Hoffmann died in 1944 at Crimea, USSR.

Betty Jean Hoffmaster1

F, b. 1 March 1921
     Betty Jean Hoffmaster was born on 1 March 1921 at Tulsa, Tulsa Co., OK.1 She was the daughter of Howard Fahs Hoffmaster and Eulalie Louise Philibert.1


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.43.

Emaline Hoffmaster

F, b. 16 March 1859, d. 12 March 1931
     Emaline Hoffmaster married Obediah M. Leese. Emaline Hoffmaster was born on 16 March 1859 at York Co., PA. She died on 12 March 1931 at Rohrerstown, Lancaster Co., PA, at age 71.

Child of Emaline Hoffmaster and Obediah M. Leese

Howard Fahs Hoffmaster1

     Howard Fahs Hoffmaster was the son of Solomon Hoffmaster and Rachel Fahs.1 Occupation: Locomotive Engineer.1 Howard Fahs Hoffmaster lived at 150 S. Fifth Street, Reading, Berks Co., PA.1 He married Lillie Guth, daughter of Amos Guth and Catherine Nyce, on 17 September 1885 at Reading, Berks Co., PA.1

Child of Howard Fahs Hoffmaster and Lillie Guth


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.43.

Howard Fahs Hoffmaster1

M, b. 8 December 1888
     Howard Fahs Hoffmaster was born on 8 December 1888 at Reading, Berks Co., PA.1 He was the son of Howard Fahs Hoffmaster and Lillie Guth.1 Howard Fahs Hoffmaster began military service in May 1917 1 Lt. Q.M.C., 33rd Div. A.E.F., discharged May, 1919.1 He married Eulalie Louise Philibert on 30 March 1918 at Houston, Harris Co., TX.1

Child of Howard Fahs Hoffmaster and Eulalie Louise Philibert


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.43.

Solomon Hoffmaster1

     Solomon Hoffmaster married Rachel Fahs.

Child of Solomon Hoffmaster and Rachel Fahs


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.43.

Anna Hoffrichter1

     Anna Hoffrichter married Balthasar Anders, son of George Anders and Anna Reinwald.2

Children of Anna Hoffrichter and Balthasar Anders


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 276.
  2. [S82] Price Genealogy, 216.

James Durward Hofler

M, b. 26 April 1903, d. 26 July 1986
     James Durward Hofler was born on 26 April 1903 at North Carolina. He married Sara Katherine Barrett, daughter of Jacob Oscar Barrett and Annie Heloise DeVault. James Durward Hofler died on 26 July 1986 at Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC, at age 83. He was buried in 1986 at Riverside Cemetery, Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC.

Elizabeth Hofmann1

F, b. circa 1809, d. 1882
     Elizabeth Hofmann was born circa 1809 at Germany.1 She married Henry Sprau.1 Elizabeth Hofmann died in 1882 at Allegan Co., MI.2

Children of Elizabeth Hofmann and Henry Sprau


  1. [S810] 1850 Federal Census, Seneca County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, Series M432, Roll 728.
  2. [S815] 1880 Federal Census, Allegan County, Michigan. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 569; FHL #1254569.

Eva Maria Hofmann

F, b. 20 February 1769, d. 2 October 1831
     Eva Maria Hofmann was born on 20 February 1769 at Käshofen, Palatinate. She was the daughter of Paulus Hofmann and Maria Anna Blinn. Eva Maria Hofmann married Peter Triem, son of Jacob Triem and Anna Barbara Blinn, on 8 April 1792. Eva Maria Hofmann died on 2 October 1831 at Krähenberg, Palatinate, at age 62.

Children of Eva Maria Hofmann and Peter Triem

Jacob Hofmann

M, b. circa 1710, d. 27 March 1776
     Jacob Hofmann was born circa 1710. He was the son of Jacob Hofmann and Juliana Louisa (?) Jacob Hofmann married Catharina E. Wild, daughter of Christoph Wild, on 24 May 1735 at Einöd, Palatinate. Jacob Hofmann died on 27 March 1776 at Schmitshausen, Palatinate.

Child of Jacob Hofmann and Catharina E. Wild

Jacob Hofmann

M, b. 25 August 1685, d. 15 August 1758
     Jacob Hofmann was also known as Johann Jacob. He was born on 25 August 1685 at Battweiler, Palatinate. He was the son of Jacob Hofmann and Catharina E. Hudelet. Jacob Hofmann married Juliana Louisa (?). Jacob Hofmann died on 15 August 1758 at Battweiler, Palatinate, at age 72.

Child of Jacob Hofmann and Juliana Louisa (?)

Jacob Hofmann

     Jacob Hofmann was the son of Paul Hofmann and Eva Wild. Jacob Hofmann was also known as Johann Jacob. He married Catharina E. Hudelet, daughter of Peter Hudelet, on 3 December 1682 at Niederauerbach, Palatinate.

Child of Jacob Hofmann and Catharina E. Hudelet

Paul Hofmann

M, d. before 1680
     Paul Hofmann married Eva Wild, daughter of Jost Wild, on 25 April 1644 at Zweibrücken, Palatinate. Paul Hofmann died before 1680 at Battweiler, Palatinate.

Child of Paul Hofmann and Eva Wild

Paulus Hofmann

M, b. 4 April 1741, d. before 1774
     Occupation: Ackerer zu Käshofen.1 Paulus Hofmann was born on 4 April 1741 at Niederhausen, Palatinate. He was the son of Jacob Hofmann and Catharina E. Wild. Paulus Hofmann married Maria Anna Blinn, daughter of Peter Blinn and Anna Margarethe Müller, on 10 November 1763 at Winterbach, Palatinate. Paulus Hofmann died before 1774 at Käshofen, Palatinate.

Child of Paulus Hofmann and Maria Anna Blinn


  1. [S99] Wiesbach Evangelische Church Book No. 2, Archives of Evangelische Kirche Der Pfalz, 2.

Meier Stephanos Hofstad

M, b. 25 September 1902, d. 23 May 1999
     Meier Stephanos Hofstad was born on 25 September 1902. He married Ruby Hazel Green. Meier Stephanos Hofstad died on 23 May 1999 at age 96. He was buried in May 1999 at St. Paul Cemetery, Elk Point, Union Co., SD, Findagrave #123722671.

Child of Meier Stephanos Hofstad and Ruby Hazel Green

Olive Rae Hofstad

F, b. 29 July 1932, d. 14 July 2007
     Olive Rae Hofstad was born on 29 July 1932 at Elk Point, Union Co., SD. She was the daughter of Meier Stephanos Hofstad and Ruby Hazel Green. Olive Rae Hofstad married Theodore G. Rorris, son of George Dimitrious Rorris and Mary Alba Greever, on 11 August 1950 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA. Olive Rae Hofstad died on 14 July 2007 at Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA, at age 74

Obituary -- (

Olive Rae Rorris, 74, of Sioux City died Saturday, July 14, 2007, at Indian Hills Care Center after a brief illness.

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Christy-Smith Morningside Chapel, with Associate Pastor Renee Spaulding of Morningside Lutheran Church officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. today, with the family present 6 to 8 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., at the funeral home.

Olive was born on July 29, 1932, in Elk Point, S.D., the daughter of Mayer S. and Ruby H. (Green) Hofstad. She attended grade school in Elk Point. The family moved to Sioux City when she was a young girl. She then attended West Junior High School in Sioux City. She graduated from Central High School in 1950.

She married Ted G. Rorris on Aug. 11, 1950, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sioux City. Olive was employed as a seamstress for Bush Cleaners for the last 29 years.

She was a member of Morningside Lutheran Church. Olive was a gifted seamstress, who loved sharing her joys through sewing and cooking for family and friends. Her treasures and memories will truly live on in all the people's lives she has touched. Olive also kept quite busy attending her grandchildren's many, many activities.

Survivors include her husband, Ted G. Rorris of Sioux City; her children, Greg Rorris and his wife, Laurie of Sioux City, Connie Hansel and her husband, Brent of Sioux City, Mitchell Rorris and his wife, Diane of Sioux City, Teresa Swaney and her husband, Kevin of Sioux City and Julie Gordon and her husband, Tracy of Sioux Falls, S.D; her sisters, Betty Isaacson of Scottsdale, Ariz., Nancy Sorenson and her husband, Don of Denver, Colo. and Patty Stansbury and Dick Muir of Leewood, Kan; eight grandchildren, Kimberly Combs and her husband, Dusty, Brian Rorris, Maddison Parmelee, Megan Rorris, Kelsey Swaney, Spencer Parmelee, Nellie Rorris and Sophie Gordon; two stepgrandchildren, Meghan Gordon and Amanda Gordon; and two great-grandchildren, Dominick Combs and Gabriel Combs.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Robert Hofstad; and her sister, Gayle Jean Harvey.

Pallbearers will be Tracy Gordon, Brent Hansel, Kevin Swaney, Brian Rorris, Spencer Parmelee and Doug Harvey.

She was buried in July 2007 at Memorial Park Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA, Findagrave #154731652.

Fern M. Hofstadt

F, b. circa 1892
     Fern M. Hofstadt was born circa 1892 at Iowa. She was the daughter of Otto Hofstadt and Christine Ahrm. Fern M. Hofstadt married Harrison David Fraser, son of Rudolph A. Fraser and Rebecca Beery, on 16 July 1912 at Lewis and Clark Co., MT.

Otto Hofstadt

     Otto Hofstadt married Christine Ahrm.

Child of Otto Hofstadt and Christine Ahrm