||William A. HOFFSTATTER, b. 16 Jun 1803, Coschocton Co., Ohio , d. 5 Oct 1869, Orient, Adair Co., Iowa (Age 66 years) |
||Mahala COLLINS, b. 20 Jul 1815, Summitt County, Ohio , d. 17 Mar 1891, Orient, Adair Co., Iowa (Age 75 years) |
||16 May 1834
||Guilford Co., Ohio 
- 1839, 13 Mar. William and Mahala sell their share of Matthew's property to George Wellhouse.
1860 Census, Mason Twp., Cass, Michigan. William is age 57.
William and Mahala and their children moved to Mason Twp., Cass County, Michigan in the fall of 1843 where they remained until 1863. They then moved to Henry County, Illinois where they remained until 1869. They then moved to Iowa, settling upon Section 5 in Orient Twp., Adair, Iowa. William was killed in a runaway while mowing some hay (prairie grass) and he did not live to go into his new house. his was the first grave in the Orient Cemetery October 5, 1869. His age was 66 years 3 months 19 days.
The Orient, Iowa, cemetery record shows William died 5 Oct 1869, 66 years old.
Submission stating Thomas as the father: Bap 25 Nov 1994 ALBER; End 9 May 1995 ALBER; STP 8 Aug 1995 ALBER.
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