Duncan Sheffield McFadden

8 April 1868–9 January 1943 (Age 74)
Maury, Tennessee, United States

The Life 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 Justice Precinct 1, Lamar, Texas, United States in 1910 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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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children

4 June 1897
Lamar, Texas, United States


    Zola McFadden




    Noah McFadden


    Minnie Katie McFadden


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    James Berry McFadden


    Mary Ann Moses




+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 2

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 10

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

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 Patrick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • D S Mcfadden, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Duncan W Mcfadden, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Duncan S Mcfadden, "United States Census, 1910"

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