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Duncans in MO Misc. Counties


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

Last revised October 29, 2014

Formed 1859 from Ripley, Shannon

1860-1880 Carter Co. MO Census
      No Duncan indexed
      (MAD: one A.J. Duncan with Alex Carter was security for Lee W. Cotton who was appointed guardian of Amanda Lane, a minor child, on 11 Feb. 1890, from Carter Co. MO Guardian and Curator Bonds, 1861-1890, pg.59. From pg.66, Vol.20, 8/1973, "MO Pioneers," FHL book 977.8 D2h, from Evelyn Sigler and Denzil Mauldin 1984)

Formed 1857 from Ozark, Taney

1860-1870 Douglas Co. MO Census
      No Duncan indexed

Douglas Co. MO Deed Index, 1860-1893 (FHL film 940,525; Placerville FHC 1/6/2011)
   Direct - no Duncan
      Duncan, G.W. from Brown, Thomas S. & wife, May 27, 1890; May 31, 1890; [nature of instrument] QC, Recorded Book "Blank" pg.347 (book between K & L ?), S 1/2 SE 1/4 80 acres Sec.16 T27 R15
      Duncan, T.E. from Whitworth, Issac & wife, Nov. 10, 1891; July 13, 1892; G.W.D., Recorded Book No.2 pg.270, SW 1/4 SE 1/4 40 acres 17-26-17 and NW 1/4 NE 1/4 and NE 1/4 NW 1/4 80 acres 20-26-17, subject to mortgage of $250 to Pennsylvania Invt. Co.

MAD: one B.P. Duncan of Wright Co. MO married Margaret Miller on 25 May 1890 in Douglas Co. MO (pg.15, Vol.VII#1, Spring 1985, "Ozar'kin" FHL book 977.8 D25o, from Georgia Helderlein 1989). One Minnie E. Duncan 4/7/1885 - 4/12/1924 is buried in the Fannon Cemetery in Douglas Co. (Vol.2#1, Winter 1982, "MO State Gen. Association Journal" FHL book 977.8 D25m, from Dorothy Franks 4/1989)

Formed 1845 from Scotland

1850 Knox Co. MO Census
      No Duncan indexed

1860 Knox Co. MO Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Knox Co. MO Census
      No Duncan indexed

Knox Co. MO Index to deed records v.1 1838-1861 (FHL Film 1,015,348; SLC 5/11/2013)
      No Duncan grantor or grantee

Some early Duncans in Knox Co. MO:
      Lucy A. Duncan, 2 Feb. 1865, mar. Charles R. Mills.
      Rosetta M. Duncan, 27 April 1866, mar. John W. Frazier.

Formed 1815, abolished 1819, became part of AR Territory

"MO State Gen. Association Journal" Vol. XIII #3, Summer 1993 (FHL book 977.8 D25m, from Dorothy Franks 2/1995)
      Pg.162 of this periodical includes Tax Records of Old Lawrence County, Missouri, submitted by Marsha Hoffman Rising, CG, CGL, FASG., and lists Townsend Duncan on an 1815 and 1816 record; see Lawrence Co. AR.


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