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Clarence Oliver Duffy
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1869
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 10, 1942
Van Nuys
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Son of Andrew J Duffy and Laura Logan
Built one of first RVs, in 1921. We have copies of the newspaper articles with photos. Also have article with photo of him about making of movie on the San Francisco earthquake of 1906, starred Clark Gable, Jeanette McDonald, and Spencer Tracy.
Was a reporter at the time of the earthquake for the San Francisco Chronicle.
Lived in Oakland at that time. Involved in early days of Sunset Magazine.
Jessie (his grandson) says that he was a very private person. Never, to his knowledge, showed affection to others. Very involved with personal matters to exclusion of all else. Died of heart attack.
Married Rockport, IN, not far north of Owensboro.
Information from Bruce Duffy
excel@ncn.com

California Death Index, 1940-1997
Name: Clarence Oliver Duffy
Social Security #: 0
Sex: MALE
Birth Date: 5 Jun 1869
Birthplace: Indiana
Death Date: 10 Sep 1942
Death Place: Los Angeles
Mother's Maiden Name: Logan
Father's Surname: Duffy 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Laura A. Logan Duffy (1846 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ellen Goode Duffy (1871 - 1932)
 
 Siblings:
  Clarence Oliver Duffy (1869 - 1942)
  Emmet Alva Duffy Groves (1871 - 1947)*
  Hallie H. Duffy (1877 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Valhalla Memorial Park
North Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Sec. A, Lot 6, #564
 
Created by: Lawrence Clements
Record added: May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90752817
Clarence Oliver Duffy
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Clarence Oliver Duffy
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Clarence Oliver Duffy
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Added by: B.J. Waters
 
 
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- Janie Johnson Wrhel
 Added: Jun. 11, 2017

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 Added: Jul. 30, 2016
 
 
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