Duncans in Jefferson Co. GA


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

Last revised September 17, 2003

Formed 1796 from Burke, Warren
Glascock formed 1857 from Warren, Jefferson


1830-1870 Jefferson Co. GA Census
      No Duncan indexed


Jefferson Co. GA Tax digests; each list indexed
1796, 1799, 1801-1804 (FHL film 180,906)
      1796: Gray's Dist. (pg.7) (no Hawthorn)
            #89, Wm. Duncan, Jefferson Co., 1 wp (no land), 3 total persons
      1799: Capt. Johnston's Dist. (pg.11) (no Hawthorn)
            #2, Wm. Dunkin, 1 wp
      1801: Capt. Prince's Dist. (pg.78) (no Hawthorn)
            #74, William Dunkin, 1 wp
      1802: Capt. Vining's Dist. (pg.11) (no Hawthorn)
            #25, William Duncan, 1 wp
      1803: Capt. Vining's Dist. (pg.13)
            #12, William Duncan, 1 wp
             Capt. Coursey's Dist. (pg.10)
            #99, Peter Hawthorne, 1 wp
      1804: Capt. Vining's Dist. (pg.38) (no Duncan)
            #25, Peter Hawthorne, 1 wp
1805-1811 (FHL film 180,907)
      1805: Capt. Vining's Dist. (pg.16) (no Duncan)
            #95, Peter Hawthorn, 1 wp
      1806: no Duncan, no Hawthorn
      1807: no Duncan, no Hawthorn
      1808: Capt. Moreland's Dist. (pg.16) (no Hawthorn)
            #88, Elizabeth Duncan, Wilkinson Co., 202a Pine Land, Dist. (blank), granted Duncan, lot (blank), 0 wp
      1809: no Duncan, no Hawthorn
            Capt. Cobb's Dist. (pg.5)
            #127, William Dankins, 1 wp
            (MAD: did not find anyone taxed on land granted a Duncan)
      1810: no Duncan, no Hawthorn
      1811: no Duncan, no Hawthorn
1812-1818 (FHL film 180,908)
      1812-1818 - looked at each tax list index, no Duncan or Hawthorn


Jefferson Co. GA Inferior Court Minutes; Vols. 1-8 1796-1820 (FHL film 180,854)
      1796-1800 - no Duncan or Hawthorn
            MAD: from other sources, William Duncan on list 3 July 1799 to serve as Petit Juror for the ensuing year.
      1800-1803, pg.82, 8 Oct. 1801, William Duncan on list of jurors for Jan. 1802 term.
      1804-1805 - no Duncan or Hawthorn
      1804-1808 & 1805-1820:
            Pg.24, Monday, April 7, 1806, William Duncan to serve as juror at July 1806 term.
            Pg.59, 4 Oct. 1806, William Dunken to serve as juror Jan. 1807.
      1807-1810 - no Duncan
            Pg.2, 6 Nov. 1807, Peter Hawthorne to be juror at Jan. 1808 term. (MAD: Peter Hawthorne mar. Elizabeth Duncan, 23 Nov. 1808)
      1810-1814 - no Duncan or Hawthorn
      1814-1817 - no Duncan or Hawthorn
      1817-1820 - no Duncan or Hawthorn

Jefferson Co. GA Superior Court Records; Equity Court
      1803-1809 - no index (FHL film 180,991)
      1809-1812 - no Duncan, Hawthorn
      1815-1819 - no index (FHL film 180,992)

Jefferson Co. GA Court of Ordinary, Superior Court Receipts (FHL film 180,856)
      Book 1, 1821-1835 - no index

Jefferson Co. GA Court of Ordinary, Minutes Book (FHL film 180,850)
      Book A, 1801-1815 - no Duncan, Hawthorn


Jefferson Co. GA Court of Ordinary, Inventories & Appraisements (FHL film 180,877)
      Book A, 1801-1812 - no Duncan

Jefferson Co. GA Inventories & Appraisals of Estates (FHL film 180,878)
      Vol.C, 1816-1823 - no Duncan or Hawthorne (no Vol.B)

Jefferson Co. GA Annual Returns (FHL film 180,860)
      Book A, 1815-1827 - no Duncan

Jefferson Co. GA Letters of Administration and Guardianship; Vols. [A]-D, 1801-1861 (FHL film 180,850)
      Vol.A, 1801-1815 - no Duncan, no Hawthorn
      Vol.B, 1815-1831 - no Duncan, no Hawthorn


GA Land Lotteries; Jefferson Co. GA
      Name, lottery year, militia district & county of residence, draw
      Duncan, Elizabeth, Widow, 1807, of Hardwick's Militia Dist., Jefferson Co., drew lot #216 in Dist.6, Baldwin Co. (MAD: Dist.6 was later mostly Jones Co.)
      Duncan, William, 1805, of Jefferson Co., lottery #627, two blank draws (married person)

Jefferson Co. GA Deeds and mortgages
      1797-1798 - no index (FHL film 180,924)
      Book E, 1803-1808 - no Duncan, Hawthorn
      Next deed book 1865


Jones Co. GA Deed
      A-439: Jefferson Co. GA, 4 Dec. 1808, Peter Hawthorn, planter of Jefferson Co., to John McBride, schoolmaster of same, $200, 202-1/2 acres lot #216 in 6th Dist. of Baldwin; /s/ Elizabeth Duncan formerly now Elizabeth (X) Hawthorn, Peter (X) Hawthorn; wit. Alexand. Whighem, James Rogers; Jefferson Co. GA, James Rogers swore that he saw Peter Hawthorn and Elizabeth his wife sign the within deed & that he saw Alexander Whigham assign as a witness; sworn before John Vining JP, 7 March 1809; rec. 25 Oct. 1809. (from pg.110-111, Vol.5, "Some GA County Records" by Silas Emmett Lucas, FHL book 975.8 N2L, and "GA Genealogy Magazine" 1971, pg.287)

1820 Franklin Co. MS Census
Pg.46  Peter Hawthorn      110010  -  40110
            (MAD: see Jefferson Co. GA, wife was Mrs. Elizabeth Duncan; no Peter or Elizabeth in 1830 or 1840 census index)


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