Wilson Benjamin Hoffa1,2,3,4

M, (14 February 1857 - 17 October 1939)
     Wilson Benjamin Hoffa was born on 14 February 1857.3 He was the son of Aaron Hoffa and Mary Sherry.3 Wilson Benjamin Hoffa married, at age 25, Charlotte Mahaffey, age 21, daughter of Thomas Mahaffey and Elizabeth B. Sholder, on Sunday, 20 August 1882 at home of Reverend G. L. Burson, Dushore, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, by the Reverend G. L. Burson.1,2,4 Wilson Benjamin Hoffa died on 17 October 1939 at Mildred, Cherry Township, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, at age 82 years, 8 months and 3 days.3 He was buried on 20 October 1939 in the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, located in Dushore, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania.3

Children of Wilson Benjamin Hoffa and Charlotte Mahaffey

Last Edited=30 Nov 2019


  1. [S183] Rhonda Sue (Hafer) Shaffer, "Family Group Sheets Ancestors of Rhonda Sue (Hafer) Shaffer," supplied 2000.
  2. [S995] Mrs. Esther A. Hafer obituary, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 30 May 1974, p. 35. The original was copied from microfilm held at the James V. Brown library of the Williamsport Sun-Gazette, film number 381, 1 May 1974 through 11 June 1974. James V. Brown Library, Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S997] Robert E. Sweeney, Old Zion (Thrashers) Cemetery, Dushore, PA, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~pasulliv/churches/Thrash.htm ( page last updated 16 May 2001) viewed on 4 December2006.
  4. [S1001] Paula Radwanski, The Sullivan Review; Aug. - Sept 1882, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~pasulliv/reviews/review10.htm ( page last updated is not listed) viewed on 5 December2006.
  5. [S998] Connie Hembree, The Sullivan Review; March-December 1896, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~pasulliv/reviews/review31.htm ( page last updated is not listed) viewed on 4 December2006.