Thomas Duffey

5 December 1793–18 February 1879 (Age 85)
Springfield Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Duffey was born on 5 December 1793, in Springfield Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Hugh E Madden, was 14 and his mother, Sarah Stains, was 25. He married Hannah Lane on 30 April 1817. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 18 February 1879, in his hometown, at the age of 85, and was buried in Springfield Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Duffey
1793–1879
Comfort Isgreg
1803–1873
Marriage: 18 February 1824
Isabella Duffey
1827–1911
Sarah Saylor
1828–1910
Nancy Ann Duffey
1829–1911
Comfort Duffey
1831–1892
Thomas Duffey
1834–1854
Eleanor Duffey
1836–1903
William Harrison Duffey
1844–1916

Spouse and Children

    Male1793–1879Male

    Comfort Isgreg

    Female1803–1873Female

MARRIAGE
18 February 1824
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(7)

    Isabella Duffey

    Female1827–1911Female

    Sarah Saylor

    Female1828–1910Female

    Female1829–1911Female

    Comfort Duffey

    Female1831–1892Female

    Thomas Duffey

    Male1834–1854Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Hugh E Madden

    Male1779–1852Male

    Sarah Stains

    Female1768–1860Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1793–1879Male

    Nancy Ann Madden

    Female1803–1890Female

    Robert Ellsworth Madden

    Male1806–1867Male

    William Madden

    Male1809–1875Male

    James G. Madden

    Male1812–1859Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 19

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 26

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of Duffy .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Thomas Duffey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Thomas Duffey, "Find A Grave Index"

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