John Lewis Duvall

1848–1923 (Age 75)
Nelson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John Lewis

When John Lewis Duvall was born on 8 February 1848, in Nelson, Kentucky, United States, his father, William C Duvall, was 35 and his mother, Mary Starks, was 33. He married Martha Jane Hatfield on 16 April 1879, in Bullitt, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 3 Leaches, Bullitt, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Clermont, Bullitt, Kentucky, United States in 1920. He died on 31 October 1923, in Bullitt, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Clermont, Bullitt, Kentucky, United States.

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John Lewis Duvall
Martha Jane Hatfield
Marriage: 16 April 1879
Virgil Ellsworth Duvall
Charles J. Duvall
Stella M. Duvall
Carrie Belle Duvall
Pearl Duvall

Spouse & Children

  • Male1848–1923Male

  • Martha Jane Hatfield


16 April 1879
Bullitt, Kentucky, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • William C Duvall


  • Female1814–1881Female



  • Amon Duvall


  • Infant Duvall


  • Daniel DuVall


  • Dennis Duvall


  • Male1848–1923Male

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World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 2

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 20

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English: in most cases of French origin ( see Duval 1), taken to England by a Huguenot refugee from Rouen. It may also be from a pet form of an Old English female personal name, Dūfe, meaning ‘dove’.2 According to Black, this is also found as a Swedish variant of Scottish McDougall .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Duvall in household of Wm C Duvall, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John L Duvall in household of William C Duvall, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jno L Duval in household of W C Duval, "United States Census, 1880"

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