Duncans in Fulton Co. IN


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

Last revised November 26, 2011

Formed 1835 from Allen, Cass, St.Joseph


1840-1860 Fulton Co. IN Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Fulton Co. IN Census
Pg.117-118, #46-57, WALLACE, Robert 42 SCT hotel keeper $0-$0, parents of foreign birth
                  Elmira M. 42 OH keeping house, $4000-$1000
                  and family and others, including
                  DUNCAN, Perry 34 IN blacksmith $100


Fulton Co. IN Deed Indexes (SLC 10/6/2011)
   General deed index 1836-1855 (FHL film 1,870,360 item 1)
      Dunkin, Aron from D. Curtis, warranty, Jan. 16, 1849, $700, land: see deed, recorded Sept. 6, 1852, H-59
   Index, grantors 1855-1874 (FHL film 1,870,360 item 2)
      No Duncan
   Index, grantees 1855-1881 (FHL film 1,870,362 item 2)
      No Duncan

Fulton Co. IN Deed (FHL film 1,870,554 item 2; SLC 10/6/2011)
      H-59: 16 June 1849, David Curtis and Francis Ann his wife for $700 paid by Aaron Dunkin, sell to said Aaron Dunkin real estate in Fulton Co. IN, 92 acres and 40/100 acres off of east part of NW fractional quarter of Sec.19 Twp.30 North of Range 4 E by a line drawn north & south through said quarter, also the E 1/2 of S 1/2 of SW 1/4 of Sec.18 in Twp.30 North of Range 4 East containing 26 & 42/100 acres more or less, together with appurtenances etc., warrant title. David Curtis and Francis Ann his wife who relinquishes her right of dower ... /s/ David Curtis, Francis Ann Curtis. Wit. John Harte, John Glunt. David Curtis and Francis Ann his wife appeared 15 June 1849 before John Hart, J.P. of Miami Co. OH. Certification 11 June 1850 by John G. Telford, Clerk of Court of Common Pleas, Miami Co. OH, for John Hart Esqr. Recorded March 13, 1850. (FHL film 1,870,554 item 2; SLC 10/6/2011)

HISTORIES before 1923

1887 "History of Miami Co. IN" pub. by Brant & Fuller (FHL book 977.284 H2h; FHL fiche 6,088,607)
      Pg.686, Jefferson Township: Matthew Duncan, (of the firm of Lantz & Duncan, dealers in general merchandise, Mexico, IN), was born in Clinton Co. OH July 7, 1854. His parents, Emanuel and Margaret (Stotlar) Duncan moved to Grant Co. IN about 1856, and from thence, subsequently, to Miami Co. In about 1877, he returned to Grant Co., where he still resides; the mother died in Miami Co. in about 1868. Matthew Duncan, our subject, came with his parents to this county, where he was married August 20, 1877, to Julia A., dau. of John and Julia A. Hines; she was born in Fairfield Co. OH, Oct. 5, 1857. After Mr. Duncan's marriage, he first settled in Fulton Co. IN, where he engaged in farming about one year, after which he moved to Miami Co., and subsequently to Grant Co., where he resided until 1884, when he moved to Mexico, IN, and formed a partnership with Mr. Lantz in the mercantile business, purchasing the interest of Mr. Sullivan. He has had born to him four children, viz: Emanuel (deceased), Marion F., Lillie and Rosie B.; Mr. Duncan and wife are members of the Baptist Church.


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