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Robert Benjamin Muffett

Robert Benjamin Muffett

Male 1864 -

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  • Name Robert Benjamin Muffett  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Born April 1864  Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    • aged 6 at 1870 Census
    Census 27 July 1870  Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Township of Chester in the County of Burlington State of New Jersey enumerated 27th day of July 1870
      Page 31 and 32
      Muffett   Robert   35  M  M  Brickmaker   $2500  $1000    England
      Muffett Mary J 35 F M Keeping House Penn
      Muffett Sarah J 11 F Attending School New Jersey
      Muffett Rachel 8 F Attending School New Jersey
      Muffett Robert 6 M Attending School New Jersey
      Muffett William 4 M Attending School New Jersey
      Muffett Hettie 1 M Attending School New Jersey
      Muffett Sarah J 11 F Attending School New Jersey

      and adjacent family

      Muffett John 61 M Brickmaker $2500 $1000 England
      Muffett Samuel 16 M Attending School New Jersey
    Census 9 June 1880  Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Township of Chester in the County of Burlington State of New Jersey enumerated 9th day of June 1880
      Page 9
      Muffett   Robert    W  M  45        M   Brickmaker      England      England      England
      Muffett Mary J W F 45 Wife M Keeping House Penn Penn Penn
      Muffett Rachel A W F 18 Dau S New Jersey England Penn
      Muffett Robert B W M 16 Son S New Jersey England Penn
      Muffett Hettie W F 10 Dau S New Jersey England Penn

      and adjacent family

      Muffett John W M 71 M Brickmaker England England England
      Muffett Mary Ann W F 53 Wife M Keeping House England England England
      Wood Alice W F 10 Niece S England England England
    Census 18 June 1900  Egg Harbor Twp., Atlantic Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Egg Harbor Twp., Atlantic Co., New Jersey, enumerated first June 1900
      Supervisors District No 6 Enumeration District No 22 Sheet 13
      Moffatt   Robt      Head  W  M  Apr 1864  36  M  11     Brick maker  New Jersey    New Jersey   New Jersey
      Moffatt Ida M Wife W F Oct 1859 40 M 11 4 4 New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Moffatt Winfield Son W M Jul 1890 9 S At School New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Moffatt Alice Daur W F May 1892 8 S At School New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Moffatt Rachel Daur W F May 1896 4 S New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Moffatt Charles Son W M Jul 1899 8/12 S New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Ida has had 4 children, 4 still living
    Census 20 April 1910  John Days Precinct No 2, Clatsop Co., Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • John Days Precinct No 2, Clatsop Co., Oregon enumerated 20th April 1910
      Supervisor District No 239 Enumeration Dist No 32 Page 4B
      Muffett   Robert B   Head  M  W  45  M1  21       Brick maker        New Jersey    England      US
      Muffett Ida M Wife F W 50 M1 21 4 4 New Jersey New Jersey Pennsylvania
      Muffett Winfield F Son M W 20 S Brick maker New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Muffett Rachel F Dau F W 13 S New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Muffett Chas B Son F W 10 S New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Ida has had 4 children 4 still living

    Census 15 January 1920  North Ridgefield Precinct, Clarke Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • North Ridgefield Precinct, Clarke Co., Washington enumerated 15th January 1920
      Supervisor District No 3 Enumeration Dist No 19 Page 9B
      Muffett   Robert B   Head  M  W  56  M  Manufacturer brick and tile   New Jersey    England      Pennsylvania
      Muffett Ida M Wife F W 60 M New Jersey Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
      Muffett Winfield F Son M W 29 M Manufacturer brick and tile New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Muffett Maud DIL F W 26 M Teacher Grammar Grade Kansas Kansas Kansas
      Muffett Charles B Son M W 20 S Woodcutter cordwood New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Rowland Ralph Servant M W 18 S Woodcutter cordwood New York New York New York
      DIL = daugther in law
      -
    Census 9 April 1930  Ridgefield North East Area, Clarke Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Ridgefield north east side, Clarke Co., Washington enumerated 9 April 1930
      Supervisor District No 6-33 Enumeration Dist No 33 Page 3A
      Muffett  Robert B  Head   M  W  65  M  Brickmaker factory    New Jersey  England    USA
      Muffett Ida M Wife F W 60 M New Jersey Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
      Muffett Rachel F Sister F W 68 M New Jersey England USA

      and the adjacent household

      Muffett Charles B Head M W 30 M Brickmaker Brick & tile New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey
      Muffett Hannah Wife F W 33 M Michigan Germany Switzerland
      Muffett Elmer C Son M W 8 S Washington New Jersey Michigan
      Muffett Wesley C Son M W 6 S Washington New Jersey Michigan
      Muffett Lee E Son M W 4 10/12 S Washington New Jersey Michigan

    Person ID I29210  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 February 2009 

    Father Robert Muffett or Maffett,   b. before 20 November 1835, of, Spalding, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary J [--?--],   b. about 1835, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. before 28 January 1920  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Family ID F12457  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Ida M Felton,   b. October 1859, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Winfield F Muffett,   b. July 1890, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Alice Moffatt,   b. May 1892, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Rachel F Muffett,   b. May 1896, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Charles B Muffett,   b. July 1899, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F13926  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Robert Benjamin Muffett and Ida Felton
    Robert Benjamin Muffett and Ida Felton
    Image supplied by Carrie - a great great granddaughter of Robert and Ida
    Robert Benjamin Muffett and Ida Felton
    Robert Benjamin Muffett and Ida Felton
    Image supplied by Carrie - a great great granddaughter of Robert and Ida

    Documents
    1870 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA
    1870 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA
    Census spread over 2 pages shows Robert Muffett with wife Mary J, and children Sarah J, Rachel, Robert, William and Hettie. Sarah J is possibly the same person as Mary E who was aged 1 year old in the 1860 Census. The next adjacent family is John Muffett aged 71, born in England, so quite likely Robert’s father, and Samuel aged 16 - a son of John’s possibly and brother or half brother of Robert.
    1870 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA
    1870 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA
    Census spread over 2 pages shows Robert Muffett with wife Mary J, and children Sarah J, Rachel, Robert, William and Hettie. Sarah J is possibly the same person as Mary E who was aged 1 year old in the 1860 Census. The next adjacent family is John Muffett aged 71, born in England, so quite likely Robert’s father, and Samuel aged 16 - a son of John’s possibly and brother or half brother of Robert.
    1880 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA
    1880 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA
    Census shows Robert Muffett with wife Mary, and children Rachel A, Robert B and Hettie. Living adjacent is John - the likely father of Robert - with his wife Mary Ann (who from her age is not Robert’s mother) and a niece Alice Wood.
    1900 US Federal Census for Egg Harbor Twp., Atlantic Co., New Jersey, USA
    1900 US Federal Census for Egg Harbor Twp., Atlantic Co., New Jersey, USA
    Census shows Robert B Moffatt with wife Ida M and children Winfield, Alice, Rachel and Charles.
    1910 US Federal Census for John Days, Clatsop Co., Oregon, USA
    1910 US Federal Census for John Days Precinct No 2, Clatsop Co., Oregon, USA
    Census shows Robert B Muffett with wife Ida M, and children Winfield F, Rachel F and Chas B
    1920 US Federal Census for North Ridgefield Precinct, Clarke Co., Washington, USA
    1920 US Federal Census for North Ridgefield Precinct, Clarke Co., Washington, USA
    Census shows Robert B with his wife Ida M, son Winfield with his wife Maud, and son Charles B Muffett.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2037] 1870 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA, Gave surname as Muffett.

    2. [S2038] 1880 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA, Gave surname as Muffett.

    3. [S2059] 1900 US Federal Census for Egg Harbor Twp., Atlantic Co., New Jersey, USA, Gave surname as Moffatt.

    4. [S2037] 1870 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA.

    5. [S2059] 1900 US Federal Census for Egg Harbor Twp., Atlantic Co., New Jersey, USA.

    6. [S2064] Register Report for John Muffett, submitted by Elizabeth Craven.

    7. [S2038] 1880 US Federal Census for Chester Twp., Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA.

    8. [S2060] 1910 US Federal Census for John Days, Clatsop Co., Oregon, USA.

    9. [S2061] 1920 US Federal Census for North Ridgefield Precinct, Clarke Co., Washington, USA.

    10. [S2062] 1930 US Federal Census for Ridgefield north east side, Clarke Co., Washington, USA.


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