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Duncan research files of
Mary Ann (Duncan) Dobson
the Genealogy Bug

Last revised May 4, 2003

Formed 1850 from Houston


1860 Trinity Co. TX Census
Western Dist., Sumpter P.O.
Pg.324, #305-305, William DUNCAN 24 TN (blank) $0-$280
                  Susan 21 TN
                  Nancy E. 1 TX
                  (MAD: son of Jerry Duncan of 1860 Rusk Co. TX census; 1870 Rusk Co. TX census)
Pg.325, #310-310, Sam DUNCAN 32 TN misc. business $0-$500
                  Lavica (f) 30 TN
                  John J. 7, Addeline 4 TX
                  Christiana 77 NC
                  Sarah 1 TX
                  (MAD: Christiana the widow of Amos Duncan, family in 1850 Maury Co. TN census; Samuel Duncan in 1856 Rusk Co. TX deeds)
Pg.325, #311-311, John DUNCAN 37 TN farmer $420-$600
                  Mary 33 TN
                  Jacob 9, Margret 7 TN
                  John 5, Louisana (f) 2 TN
                  R. STRANTHIN (m) 21 TN laborer
                  (MAD: Mary A. Dunkin, 3/28/1828 - 12/7/1907, bur. New Church Cemetery; from "Trinity Co. TX Cemeteries" by Trinity Co. Historical Commission 1980, from Lucille Mehrkam 6/1984, FHL book 976.4172 V3t; Mary Adeline Bennett mar. 11/11/1850 Rusk Co. TX to John Argyle Dunkin b. 1823 Maury Co. TN, from lineage chart of Mrs. George L. Spencer Jr. in "Ancestors - Lineage Charts" Vol.2, by East TX Gen. Society, from Lucille Mehrkam 6/1984; MAD: John P. Duncan mar. Mary A. Bennett 11/11/1850 Rusk Co. TX)

1870 Trinity Co. TX Census
P.O. Pennington
Pg.329, #23-23, DUNCAN, Marie 39 TN hse kpg $1000-$600
                  Lovinie (f) 10 TX
                  James 9, Ellender (f) 7 TX
                  TAYLOR, Tempie (f) 25 MS BLACK house keeper
                  Adam 5 TX BLACK
                  Harrison 3 TX MULATTO
                  Marie 11/12 TX MULATTO b.July
Pg.335, #89-91, DUNCAN, Amanda 44 AL hse kpg $400-$400
                  Jane 16 TX at home
                  Richard 14, Joseph 12 TX farm lbrs
                  Chenie (f) 10 TX
                  KENLEY, George 28 TX farmer $0-$250
                  Mrs. Paralee (f) 18 TX hse kpg
                  Carroll (m) 4/12 TX b.Feb.
                  HALLMARK, Tom 13 TX farm laborer


Rusk Co. TX Deed (FHL film 1,020,679)
      T-98: 9 Feb. 1861, J.D. Dunkin and D.H. Dunkin of Trinity Co. TX for $500 to John Hicks, 160 acres, being N 1/2 of 1/2 Section or 320 acres on Sabine River about 13 miles N of Town of Henderson, per conditional certificate #232 issued to Skelton Bradley 6 June 1842, upon which an unconditional cert. #122 was issued 7 July 1845, on NE corner of survey for John B. Barton. Both signed, no wit. Appeared John D. Dunkin and David H. Dunkin.


Some early Duncans in Trinity Co. TX:
      Henry Duncan, 8 Feb. 1879, mar. Lizie Pitman
      Louisa Dunkin, 15 May 1879, mar. B.M. Coffman
      E.H. Dunkin, 18 June 1879, mar. (Mr.) J.M. Burke (MAD: James Morrison Burke mar. Ellen Dunkin, 11/23/1862 - 5/18/1950, bur. Burke Cemetery; from Vol.22 #1, "TX Footprints" from Lucille Merhkam 2/1984)
      J.J. Duncan, 1 Jan. 1880, mar. (Miss) S.M. Harris


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