Thaddeus Duck

1790–1870 (Age 71)
Johnston, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Thaddeus

When Thaddeus Duck was born on 6 March 1790, in Johnston, North Carolina, United States, his father, Timothy Duck, was 46 and his mother, Tabitha Brannon, was 47. He married Sele " Celia" Mullins on 8 September 1813, in Rutherfordton, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died from 1862 to 1870, in Sterrett, Shelby, Alabama, United States, at the age of 80.

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Thaddeus Duck
Sele " Celia" Mullins
Marriage: 8 September 1813
Leah Willey Duck
Caroline Duck
William Duck
Mary Elizabeth "Polly" Dukes
James Sewell Duck Dyke
Celia Mariah Duck
Andrew Jackson Dyke
Lewis E. Duck
Arthur Asberry Dyke

Spouse & Children

8 September 1813
Rutherfordton, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1792 · Capital City Moved

Age 2

New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.

Age 22

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English doke, hence a nickname for someone with some fancied resemblance to a duck or a metonymic occupational name for someone who kept ducks or for a wild fowler.2 Irish: English name adopted as an equivalent of Lohan (an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Leocháin ‘descendant of Leochán’) by mistranslation, as if from lacha ‘duck’.3 Dutch: variant of Duyck . In a German-speaking environment, this is also a variant of ( VAN ) Dyck .

Possible Related Names

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

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