Thomas T. Duffy was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
The Wisconsin State Assembly is the lower house of the Wisconsin Legislature. Together with the smaller Wisconsin Senate, the two constitute the legislative branch of the U.S. state of Wisconsin.
Duffy was born on December 6, 1835 in New York City.He moved to Benton, Wisconsin in 1855 and graduated from Sinsinawa Mound College in 1858.
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Benton is a village in Lafayette County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 973 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Benton.
Sinsinawa Mound College for men (1846-1852) was located in Sinsinawa, Wisconsin.
Duffy was elected to the Assembly in 1869. Previously, he was Treasurer of Benton and a justice of the peace in 1868. He was a Democrat.
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