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Edward McDUFFIE (ca 1805-?)

HOUSE, 29th General Assembly, 1851-53; representing Roane County; Whig. Born in North Carolina c. 1805; exact date and place of birth, names of parents, and extent of schooling not determined. Married, date and place not indicated, to Mary A. PRIDE; children--Robert N., Melissa Angeline, Eliza, Sarah C., James C.G., and Mary L. Occupation, farmer and businessman at Pine Orchard, then in Roane but later included in Morgan County. Sheriff of Roane County 1844-50. Died before 1860; date of death and burial not found.

Sources: Rockwood Times, June 16, 1932; Aug. 9, 1956; Goodspeed, History of Roane County, 822, 855; U.S. Census, Roane County, 1850, 1860.

From: Biographical Directory, Tennessee General Assembly, 1796-1969, Roane County, Tennessee State Library and Archives.