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Charles Dryden Duff
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1855
Death: Oct. 18, 1938

C. D. Duff was born in Old
Maysville, Illinois, October 16,
1855. After the death of his fath-
er, he, then six months old, re-
turned with his mother to Tennes-
see, in a covered wagon, where he
lived until 21 years of age.

He then returned to Clay City
and was employed as a store clerk
by two uncles, R. E. and ,T. N.
Duff. After the death of R. E.
Duff in 1877, J. N. Duff and C. D,
Duff continued the business under
the firm name of J. N. Duff &
Company until 1888 when C. D.
Duff sold bis interest in the store
and soon thereafter entered into
business with J. T. Evans & Com-
pany. In 1907 Dr. J. T. Evans
sold his interest in the business to
his son, C. D. Evans, and the firm's
name was changed to Duff & Evans, which
continued business until 1911 when
C. D. Evans sold his interest to John W. Duff, at which time the business has been
conducted under the firm name of
C. D. & J. W. Duff, father and
son, and includes a second son.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ella Evans Duff (1864 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Ermine Duff O'Meara (1885 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Clay City Cemetery
Clay City
Clay County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Lady In Black
Record added: Jan 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24054461
Charles Dryden Duff
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Charles Dryden Duff
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 Added: Oct. 20, 2009
 
 
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