Duggan House, 1850s, Linton

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Ivey Duggan, who lived in this house, was the first person in Georgia to receive a teaching license.

Linton Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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3 responses to “Duggan House, 1850s, Linton

  1. Frances Kassinger

    Ivy Duggan (my double great grandfather) was not the first to receive a teaching certificate in Georgia. This was verified by the Department of Education. However, Ivy proved to be a prominent and well-loved professor throughout his entire adult life.

    You may be interested in knowing as well, that the pictured home received many unwelcomed Union soldiers in it, in December 1864. I have Susan Reynolds (Ivy Duggan’s wife) letter that describes that visit to her home and to the town.

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