George Henry McDuffie

12 August 1888–16 November 1974 (Age 86)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of George Henry

When George Henry McDuffie was born on 12 August 1888, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Daniel Joseph McDuffie, was 31 and his mother, Delano Cole, was 25. He married Viola Maybelle Riddle about 1915. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Township 7 Pocket, Lee, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years and Harnett, North Carolina, United States in 1974. He died on 16 November 1974, in Sanford, Lee, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Lee, North Carolina, United States.

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George Henry McDuffie
Viola Maybelle Riddle
Marriage: about 1915
Delma Desmond McDuffie
Lillie Belle McDuffie
Dorothy Bernice McDuffie
Flora Margaret McDuffie
Betty Catherine McDuffie
Tommie Hayes McDuffie
George Minter McDuffie
Marjorie Elizabeth McDuffie
Maggie Evelyn McDuffie

Spouse and Children

about 1915


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Joseph McDuffie


    Delano Cole




    Lillie May Carpenter


    Minnie Lee McDuffie



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 9

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 24

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Duibhshíthe ‘son of Duibhshíth’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + síth ‘peace’. Compare Duffy 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Geo H Mc Duffie, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George H Mc Duffie, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George H Mcduffie, "United States Census, 1920"

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