John Duffy, a, native of Ireland, was born in 1848. While young, acquired a common school education; afterward
attended college. In 1867, came to America and clerked in a law office in New York three months; thence to Peoria,
Illinois, and kept books for Dunn and Company six months. Coming thence, to Hastings, he was deputy register of
deeds for N. F. W. Kranz. In 1873, he commenced his career as a printer, and engaged as editor for the Hastings
Union, where he is still officiating.
The History of Dakota County and the City of Hastings.
By J. Fletcher Williams.
North Star Publishing Company.
Dakota County, MN
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