William Duff

William Duff may refer to:

* William Duff, 1st Earl Fife (c. 1696-1763)
* William E. Duff, author
* William Duff (Canadian politician)
* William Duff (dentist)
* Willie Duff, Scottish footballer
* Bill Duff, NFL footballer


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  • William Duff (dentist) — William John Duff (born January 1962) is a Scottish dentist from Kilbarchan in Renfrewshire who was jailed for three years (reduced on appeal to two years) for fraud and reckless endangerment in 2001.( [http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/1184499 …   Wikipedia

  • William Duff (Canadian politician) — William Duff (April 28 1872 ndash; April 25 1953) was a merchant, ship owner and political figure in Nova Scotia, Canada. He represented Lunenburg from 1917 to 1925, Queens Lunenburg from 1925 to 1926 and Antigonish Guysborough from 1927 to 1936… …   Wikipedia

  • William Duff, 1st Earl Fife — (1696 ndash; 30 September 1763) was a Scottish peer. The son of William Duff of Dipple, in 1719 he married Janet Ogilvie, daughter of James Ogilvy, 4th Earl of Findlater. She died in 1720 and in 1723 he married Jean Grant, daughter of Sir James… …   Wikipedia

  • William "Duff" Armstrong — was a defendant in an 1858 murder prosecution in which he was defended by Abraham Lincoln, future President of the United States.The caseArmstrong was charged with the August 29 1857 murder of James Preston Metzker in Mason County, Illinois. His… …   Wikipedia

  • Sir William Duff-Gordon, 2nd Baronet — Sir William Duff Gordon (8 April 1772 8 March 1823), known as William Gordon until 1815, was a Scottish politician.Duff Gordon was the son of the Hon. Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville, son of William Gordon, 2nd Earl of Aberdeen. His mother was… …   Wikipedia

  • Duff (surname) — Duff is a surname of Irish or Scottish descent. A corruption of the Gaelic word Dubh meaning dark or black in reference to personal features or temperament. Duff originated in Connacht and Fife in Ireland and Scotland respectively. It may refer… …   Wikipedia

  • Duff House — von Südwesten Duff House ist ein im georgianischen Stil erbautes Schloss in der Nähe von Banff, Schottland. Das Haus wurde von William Duff, Lord Braco, in Auftrag gegeben und unter der Leitung von William Adam errichtet. Der Grundstein dazu… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Duff House — in 1996, after refurbishment Duff House is a Georgian house in Banff, Scotland. Within the Deveron Valley lies Duff House, designed by William Adam, built between 1735 and 1740, and widely thought to be one of Britain s finest Georgian houses.… …   Wikipedia

  • Duff (Familienname) — Duff ist ein Familienname. Bekannte Namensträger Inhaltsverzeichnis A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Armstrong — may refer to:* Kinmont Willie Armstrong (fl. 16th century), Scottish border reiver, known as Kinmont Willie * William Armstrong (artist) (1822 1914), Canadian artist * William Armstrong (Virginia) (1782 1865), U.S. Representative from Virginia *… …   Wikipedia

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