Charles Duffin

16 July 1702–
Gloucester, Virginia, United States

The Life of Charles

Charles Duffin was born on 16 July 1702, in Gloucester, Virginia, United States. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Eleanor Carter.

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Charles Duffin
Eleanor Carter
David Duffin
Samuel Duffin
Eliza Jane Duffin

Spouse and Children



    David Duffin


    Samuel Duffin


    Eliza Jane Duffin


World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 56

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 74

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 78

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old Norse personal name Dólgfinnr, composed of the elements dólgr ‘wound’, ‘scar’ + Finnr ‘Finn’.2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhchinn ( see Diffin ), Ó Duibhghinn ( see Deegan ), or perhaps Ó Daimhín ( see Devine ).

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

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