Statistics for occurrence #1 of “W. Hoffman” in chapter 1.66 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:

... (dead). Harman, Dr., died since the war at Hamilton, Va. Harrison, Daniel B., wounded several times, but still living near Marshall (dead now). Hawks, from Texas, killed accidentally by W. Hoffman . Hathaway, H. C., died during war. Horner, Dick, lost sight of (dead). Hoffman, Wesley, died since war at Linden, Va. Hughes, Chas., lost sight of him. Hatcher, D. C: (Capt.), was...
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W. Hoffman 35 8 3 0 0 user votes
J. W. Hoffman 24 0 6 0 0 user votes
F. W. Hoffman 16 0 0 0 0 user votes
C. W. Hoffman 8 0 0 0 0 user votes
Henry W. Hoffman 3 0 1 0 0 user votes

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