Gazlay Family History

FamilyTheodore Dwight ‘Ted’ Hoffman


FatherGrayden D. Hoffman ( - )
MotherHelen W. _____ ( - )

Personal Information

Record Created: 9 November 2009; Last Edited: 2 December 2012 
NameTheodore Dwight ‘Ted’ Hoffman
Born 7 August 19151, 2, 3
Married ca. 1947 to Helen Jane Mailler
Died March 1987 in Gainesville, Georgia2


Ted served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in the Aleutian Islands for a time. Helen and Ted lived for many years in White Heron Lake, Marshall’s Creek, Pennsylvania, where Ted worked in his father’s store, Hoffman Lumber Company. In the early 1970s they moved to Gainesville, Georgia, where Ted continued employment in a building supplies company.


Spouse 1FamilyHelen Jane Mailler (daughter of John Preston Mailler and Margaret Brown ‘Reta’ McGregor)
Born 9 March 1916 in New Jersey
Partnered with (unidentified)
Married to Robert Harris MacPherson
Married ca. 1947 to Theodore Dwight ‘Ted’ Hoffman
Died 6 May 1996 in Gainesville, Georgia
Children of Theodore Dwight ‘Ted’ Hoffman and Helen Jane Mailler:
+1.FamilyJudith Ann ‘Judi’ Hoffman
Born 20 April 1948
Married to Thomas George Transue
Partnered with Robert Mitchell O’Shields
Died 29 June 2004 in Gainesville, Georgia
2.FamilyJill Hoffman
Born ca. 1950
Died ca. 1951


  1. Daily Manna for Christian Pilgrims, datebook owned by Nellie (Patterson) McGregor (see Sources);
  2. Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Rootsweb (website). Theodore Hoffman, no. 189-09-2198
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1930, Pennsylvania Monroe County, Enumeration District 11, Sheet 25B