Eliza Adaline Duffield

1839–before 1880 (Age 41)
Braxton, Braxton, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Eliza Adaline

When Eliza Adaline Duffield was born in 1839, in Braxton, West Virginia, United States, her father, Robert Duffield, was 35 and her mother, Mary “Polly" Pritt, was 22. She married Joseph Pierson Boggs on 15 June 1854, in Braxton, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Braxton, Virginia, United States in 1860 and Otter Magisterial District, Braxton, West Virginia, United States in 1880. She died before 1880, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

William Mace
Eliza Adaline Duffield
Marriage: 12 May 1867
James William Mace
Alvin Curtis Mace
Benjamin Franklin Mace
Louisa A Mace
Edward C. Mace
Eliza Mace
Nancy Mace
Lydia Mace

Spouse and Children

12 May 1867
Braxton, Braxton, West Virginia, United States



    Alvin Curtis Mace


    Benjamin Franklin Mace


    Louisa A Mace


    Edward C. Mace


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World Events (6)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 5

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 22

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Derbyshire and East Yorkshire, so named from Old English dūfe ‘dove’ + feld ‘open country’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza A Duffield in household of Robert Duffield, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Adaline Duffield in household of Robert Duffield, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eliza A Mace, "United States Census, 1880"

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