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Andrew Brown Duvall
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1847
Death: Sep. 12, 1905

The Evening Star, September 18, 1905

Final Services Held
Burial of Corporation Counsel Duvall This Afternoon
Dr. Bristol's Tribute
District Bar Association Attends the Obsequies
Employee of the District Government Meet and Adopt Resolutions of Respect

The funeral of Andrew Brown Duvall, corporation counsel of the District of Columbia, who died at sea on Tuesday last while on his way home from a tour of England, was held this afternoon from the Metropolitan M.E. Church, John Marshall Place and C street northwest. The sermon was preached by Rev. Frank Bristol, pastor of the church, and interment was made in the Duvall lot in Congressional cemetery.
By the number of friends and acquaintances who attended the services to pay their final tribute of respect to the dead, it was possible to glean at least an inkling of the depth of the love inspired in life by the deceased legal representative of the local government. On every side tears were shed, and the number and beauty of floral offerings which lay upon and around the bier but served to add to the sadness which everywhere seemed to indicate the loss sustained by the death of a valued member of the community

The Evening Star, September 17, 1905

Dies of Heart Disease

The death of Andrew Brown Duvall was due to organic disease of the heart, and occurred in mid ocean while he was returning to this country from England on the steamship Philadelphia, which vessel sailed from Liverpool on Saturday, September 9. Deceased was fifty-nine years of age.
He was born in Washington and spent all his life here. Mr. Duvall was educated in the public schools of this city, and in 1867 he graduated from the Columbian University, now the George Washington University. Two years later he received the degree of LL.B. He was appointed attorney for the District of Columbia, March 15, 1889.
His wife and six children and three brothers and two sisters survive Mr. Duvall.
From the Cemetery archives

Family links: 
  Andrew J. Duvall (____ - 1863)
  Eliza Brown Duvall (____ - 1894)
  Mary Morsell Walker Duvall (1850 - 1937)
  Maud Duvall Lemon (1873 - 1953)*
  Louise Duvall (1875 - 1926)*
  Helen Duvall (1882 - 1884)*
  Mary M. Duvall (1885 - 1949)*
  Louisa Brown Duvall (1845 - 1847)*
  Andrew Brown Duvall (1847 - 1905)
  James Walter Duvall (1848 - 1920)*
  Helen Louisa Duvall (1852 - 1925)*
  William Clarence Duvall (1854 - 1930)*
  John Albert Duvall (1857 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Congressional Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Created by: Paul Hays
Record added: May 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70534994
Andrew Brown Duvall
Added by: Paul Hays
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