|Birth: ||Apr. 18, 1888|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 1979|
Star Outfielder for the Red Sox in the 1910's. Part of a Red Sox outfield that included Hall of Famers Harry Hooper and Tris Speaker. In 2000, John Clayton, a local reporter for the Manchester (NH), Union-leader, discovered that Duffy's grave was unmarked and wrote two articles about it. How heartening it is that this man, who by all accounts was a famous baseball player in his time, was buried without a marker, until a newspaper reporter released the story, and now there is a fund large enough to provide not only a gravestone, but flowers in perpetuity.
Eleanor Keane Lewis (1893 - 1976)*
Holy Cross Cemetery
New Hampshire, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 21, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4809
Added: Apr. 18, 2014
Added: Oct. 29, 2013
During his tenure in Boston patrolling left field, Fenway Park featured a ten-foot-high mound that formed an incline in front of the left field wall, now better known as the Green Monster. The young outfielder mastered the incline to such an extent that i...(Read more)|
Added: Jul. 12, 2013
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