Duncan Sheffield McFadden

Brief Life History of Duncan Sheffield

When Duncan Sheffield McFadden was born on 8 April 1868, in Maury, Tennessee, United States, his father, James Berry McFadden, was 45 and his mother, Mary Ann Moses, was 29. He married Delia Onia Barber on 4 June 1897, in Lamar, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lamar, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 1, San Saba, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 9 January 1943, in Howland, Lamar, Texas, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Antioch Cemetery, Lamar, Texas, United States.

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Duncan Sheffield McFadden
Delia Onia Barber
Marriage: 4 June 1897
Zola McFadden
John Berry McFadden
Jesse McKinley McFadden
Noah McFadden
Minnie Katie McFadden
Mary Belle McFadden

Sources (15)

  • Duncan S Mc Fadden in household of James Mc Fadden, "United States Census, 1870"
  • D. S. Mcfadden, "Texas Marriages, 1837-1973"
  • Duncan Sherieldd Mcfadden, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.


Historical Boundaries 1880: Grove, Lamar, Texas, United States 1897: Howland, Lamar, Texas, United States

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Phaid(e)in (Scottish) and Mac Pháidín (Irish), patronymics from Gaelic pet forms of the personal name Pádraig, see Patrick .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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