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Frederick Duff Frederick Joseph Duff
Full Name: Frederick Joseph Duff
Date of birth: August 6, 1859
Date of death: August 19, 1932

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 64 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1) (2)   Democrat Columbia / Brazoria   Brazoria, Galveston
(1) Present West Columbia, TX, founded as Columbia in 1826. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Volume II, pp. 623-624. Birth date 8/6/1859. Historical Review of South-east Texas and the Founders, Leaders and Representative Men of Its Commerce, Industry and Civic Affairs, 1910.
  • Memorial, October 1935, p. 26. Frederick Joseph Duff, born in 1859. Memorial states, incorrectly, that at the time, Duff was the youngest person elected to legislature. Texas Law Review Proceedings of the . . . Annual Meeting of the Texas Bar Association.
  • Biography lists name S.J. Duff; roster lists name F.J. Duff. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Biography, S.J. Duff, p. 264. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Relatives: Robert Crews Duff - brother, Frederick Joseph Duff - brother. Culpepper Connections' Family Tree.
  • Frederick Joseph Duff, birth date 8/6/1859, death date 8/19/1932, interment in Columbia Cemetery, West Columbia, Brazoria County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Frederick Duff, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Office, Examine  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

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