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Hugh Hefner

Ancestry of
Hugh Hefner

Founder of Playboy Magazine


    Masury Joy Woodward

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    • 2nd Great-grandfather of Hugh Hefner — 5th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 22 
    • Birth Date:
    • 18 Apr 1802 
    • Birth Location:
    • Rutland, Rutland Co., Vermont 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 24 Dec 1890 
    • Death Location:
    • Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 1 May 1826 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Licking County, Ohio 

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  • Sources for Masury Joy Woodward

    • 2 Federal Census, IA, Pottawattamie County, 1870, Council Bluffs, Ward 1, p. 21, Image 21 of 36.
    • 3 Iowa, Wills and Probate Records, 1758-1997, Probate file for M. J. Woodward, gives death as 24 DEC 1890.
    • 4 Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013, Marriage record for Masury Woodward and Mary Wright.
    • 5 Portrait and Biographical Album of Henry County, Illinois: Containing Full-page Portraits an d Biographical Sketches . . ., Chicago: Biographical Publishing Co. (1885), 561.
    • 6 Green, Helen Burcham, Burcham, Householder, Green and Stewart 1430 to 1995, S.I.: H.B. Green (1995), 170, 237.

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