Duncan research files of
1820 Trumbull Co. OH Census Austin Twp. Pg.225 John Duncan 120001 - 31210 Weathersfield Twp. Pg.278 Mary Dunscomb 000100 - 00101 1830 Trumbull Co. OH Census Austin Twp. Pg.202 John Duncan 0110,0001 - 0002,0001 Pg.208 Thomas Duncan 0000,1 - 0000,1 Poland Twp. Pg.240 Hugh Duncan 1000,2 - 0000,1 (MAD: from Erie Co. PA) 1840 Trumbull Co. OH Census Lordstown Twp. Pg. 84 Thomas Duncan 1200,11 - 2000,01 Pg. 86 John Duncan 0000,1000,01 - 1110,0100,1 Cor. Twp. Pg.189 James Duncan 1010,01 - 1110,0100,1 (MAD: 1850 Mahoning Co. OH census) Poland Twp. Pg.199 Hugh Duncan 2000,01 - 1100,1 James Duncan 1000,01 - 1000,1 (MAD: 1850 Mahoning Co. OH census)
1850 Trumbull Co. OH Census
Pg.192, #16, John DUNKIN 30 OH farmer $2550
Emeline 30 OH
Elizabeth 9, Olive (f) 5 OH
John DUNKIN 76 PA farmer
Nancy 71 PA
Polly MUSSER 18 PA
(MAD: John D. Duncan 30 OH mar. 2nd Polly Waldruff 2/17/1853; 1860 Monroe Co. IA census)
Pg.195, #59, Thomas DUNCAN 42 OH farmer $4050
Susan 41 NJ
Benj. 20, John 18 OH
R.W. (m) 14, Mary 13 OH
Martha 10, Nancy A. 7 OH
James A. 3, Chas. G. 5/12 OH
(MAD: John R. Duncan in 1860 Monroe Co. IA census)
Pg.201, #6, Orrin H. DUNSCOM 51 VT potter $880
Sophia 39 OH
Elisha 17, M.L. (f) 16 OH
Lucy 14, Harman 11 OH
1860 Trumbull Co. OH Census
Pg.44, #904-687, Thos. DUNCAN 35 SCT laborer $0-$0
Allah S. (f) 30 SCT
Agnes 3, Geo. 1 OH
Pg.163, #1226-1190, Daniel LAKE 64 CT farmer $5000-$1500
Polly 60 NY
Marcus D. 17 OH farmer
Electa DUNKIN (f) 86 NY
Pg.317, #1696-1710, Thos. DUNCAN 54 OH (blank) $0-$0
Susan 57 NJ
Walace (m) 24 OH school teacher $0-$300
Martha 20, N.A. (f) 17 OH
J.A. (m) 12, C.G. (m) 10 OH
Pg.353, #186-180, Richard DUNCAN 65 ENG farmer $7000-$400
Elizabeth 55 ENG
Sarah 22, Lucy 19 OH
Jane 15, Geo. 14 OH
Wm. 12 OH
1870 Trumbull Co. OH Census
Johnston (very faint page)
Pg.242, #114-116, BOWDRY?, James 34 SCT farmer, $4000-$1985, parents of foreign birth
Jane 36 SCT keeping house, parents of foreign birth
Ella 8 OH, parents of foreign birth
UNDERWOOD, Robert 16 OH farm laborer, parents of foreign birth
DUNCAN, Ellen 46 SCT domestic servant (not parents of foreign birth)
Pg.242, #124-125, BETHUNE?, John 52? SCT $910-$0, parents of foreign birth
BETHUNE, Gian? (Grace?) (f) 35 SCT keeping house $0-$0, parents of foreign birth
William 2 OH, parents of foreign birth
Jennie (f) 4/12 OH b.Feby, parents of foreign birth
DUNCAN, Agnes 18 OH keeping house $870-$185
Pg.300, #99-101, DUNCAN, Thomas 64 OH farmer $16,500-$5,000
Susan 61 NJ keeping house
James A. 22 OH studying medicine
BRIGHT, Jennie 11 OH at home
LINTZ, Henry A. 19 OH farm laborer
Pg.310, #100-105, DUNCAN, James 34 PA farmer $5500-$1400
Sarah 29 PA keeping house
Mary 12, Daniel 7 PA
Annie 4, Charles 2 OH
Pg.311, #117-122, DUNCAN, Robert 54 PA farmer $1500-$516
Rachel 49 PA keeping house
Nancy 24 PA at home
Pg.312, #130-136, DUNCAN, Tilla (f) 26 OH keeping house
Wilson 8, Susie 5, Freddie 3 OH
DUNCAN, Rette (f) 14 PA
Emmet (m) 16 PA
Trumbull Co. OH Probates (FHL film 905,507)
1803-1825 - no index; no Duncan 1808
Trumbull Co. OH Probate Vol. 1-3, 1803-1825 (FHL film 905,557; no index)
1-158: Nov. 1808, Common Pleas. On the estate of Ebenezer Duncan of Poland, decd; James Duncan is appointed admr, bond of $700, security James Applegate and John Struthers, ordered Robert Lowery, Joseph Cowdin and John Buchasmon to appraise estate.
Trumbull Co. OH Deed Indexes
Index to transcribed deeds v. A-B 1795-1845; negative film, faint, bottom lines illegible (FHL film 906,645)
E-243: 1829, Duncan, Hugh et al from Tobias Rudesill, 1/4 acre T1 R1, deed
I-483: 1833, Duncan, Hugh et al from Henry T/F?. Kirtland & wife, Poland bd?, deed
K-513: 1837, Duncan, Hugh et al from John Bissell & wife, 75?, T1 R1 lot 81 deed
L-493: 1839, Duncan, Hugh et al from Silas Card & wife, 1+ acre, T1 R1, Mtg?
L-564: 1839, Duncan, Hugh et al from Wm. McFarlin & wife, lot 6?
M-80: 1842, Duncan, Hugh et al from James McNab & wife, 8 acres, T1 R1 lot 15
A-624: 1829, Duncan, James from James Brooks, 47-1/2 acres T1 R1 lot 35?
B-491: 1802? (18x2), Duncan, John from Calvin Austin, 30 acres T2 R3 lot 18 deed
C-3: 1815, Duncan, John & wife to State of Connecticut, 100 acres, T3 R3 lot 17 M
C-46: 1808?, Duncan, John from Jonathan Stout & wife, 75 acres, deed
C-98: ?, Duncan, John from Gideon Granger & wife, 100 acres, T2 R3 lot 17?
C-115: ?, Duncan, John from John Young by atty, 40 acres, T(blank) R2 lot 44, deed
E-243: 1829, Duncan, James et al from Tobias Rudisill, 1/5 T7 R1
I-483: 1833, Duncan, James et al from Henry T. Kirtland & wife, Poland Vil., deed
J-241: Duncan, James & wife to John Dunlap, 104.53 acres, T2 R1 lot 18, deed
(maybe more J names on bottom lines of pages, could not read)
(item 2 - no Duncan spotted)
Deed index v. 1-2 1846-1874 (FHL film 906,646)
See Mahoning County - same film
Mahoning Co. OH Transcribed Deeds (SLC 9/12/2012; poor images, partly illegible)
Deed records (Trumbull & Columbiana) v.A-B 1795-1845 (FHL film 906,059; SLC 9/12/2012)
A-624: 6 March 1829, Mortgage, James Brooks and wife Ann Brooks of Trumbull Co. OH for $600 to James Duncan of Northeast Twp, Erie Co. PA, sell land in Poland Twp No.1 in first range of townships in Connecticut Western Reserve in Ohio which is also in Trumbull Co. and is known by part of lot No.35, bounded by north line of said lot No.35, east by Joseph Porter's west line, south by south line of said lot 35, west by William Reed's land, being all the land in said lot No.35 that lies east of Wm. Reed's land and west of Joseph Porter's land ... being the land conveyed to James Brooks by Richard McConnell 9 Aug. 1828, contains 40 acres and 1/2 acre more or less, warrant title, release by Ann Brooks of dower right; that James Brooks has executed to said James Duncan his promissory note for $600 bearing even date payable with interest 2 years after the date thereof, now if James Brooks pays the note, this deed is void. /s/ James Brooks. Wit. Rufus P. Spalding, Roswell M. Mason. He appeared 30 March 1829 before Roswell M. Mason, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH. Recorded March 31, 1829. Transcribed Oct. 10, 1891, from Vol.W pg.350 Trumbull Co. Records by Recorder Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,059; SLC 9/12/2012)
Deed records (Trumbull & Columbiana) v.C-D 1795-1845 (FHL film 906,060)
C-3: 1815, Mortgage, John Duncan & wife to State of Connecticut School Fund. John Duncan of Austintown in Trumbull Co. OH to Andrew Kingsbury of Hartford, Hartford Co. CT, Treasurer of said state of CT, for benefit of school fund of said state by James Hillhouse commissioner of the school fund, for $218, sell land in Twp.2 Range 3 Connecticut Western Reserve in Austintown afsd, known by part of lot No.17, ... containing 100 acres, Duncan to pay a bond of even date, $72.61 on 2 Sept. 1815, like sum on 2 Sept. 1816, and like sum on 2 Sept. 1817, with interest, Duncan to retain land. /s/ John Duncan, Nancy Duncan, for James Hillhouse Manager of the School Fund Simon Perkins. Wit. Isaac Wilson, Nathan Britton. Wit. R.B. Parkman, Elihu Spencer for S. Perkins. John Duncan and Nancy appeared 11 Jan. 1815 Trumbull Co. OH before Isaac Wilcox, J.P. Recorded Jan. 26, 1815. Transcribed July 20, 1891, from Vol.M pg.18, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Mahoning Co. OH Recorder. (FHL film 906,060)
C-46/47: 2 June 1808, Jonathan Stout of Trumbull Co. OH for $35.37-1/2 paid, sell to John Duncan of same county & state, land in Youngstown or No.2 in 2nd range of Townships in said county, beg. at NE corner, being part of lot No.2, ... containing 15 acres and 110 rods, said tract is bounded on NW by land of said Jonathan, east by land of Robert Stevens, south by land of said John Duncan, warrant title, and "my Jean" in relinquishment of her right of dower ... Youngstown, 2 June 1808. /s/ Jonathan Stout, Jane Stout. Wit. Caleb Baldwin, Benjamin Stout. They appeared 2 June 1808 before Caleb Baldwin, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH. Recorded March 10, 1815. Transcribed July 24, 1891, from Vol.M page 95, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,060)
C-98/99: 11 Jan. 1815, Gideon Granger and Mindwell his wife, both of Whitesborough, Oneida Co. NY, by Calvin Pease of Warren in Trumbull Co. OH our attorney by several letters of attorney recorded in Trumbull Co., for $300 paid, sell to John Duncan of Austintown in Trumbull Co., land in Twp.2 Range 3 in Connecticut Western Reserve in Ohio which is also in Austintown, Trumbull Co., known by part of lot No.17, bounded south on the north line of Canfield Township, west on lot 18 ... to contain 100 acres, warrant title, release of dower by Mindwell Granger. /s/ Gideon Granger, Mindwell Granger, by our atty. Calvin Pease. Wit. Isaac Wilcox, Nathan Britton. Trumbull Co. OH, Jan. 11, 1815, Calvin Pease appeared & ack. deed before Isaac Wilcox, J.P. Recorded June 26, 1815. Transcribed July 30, 1891, from Vol.M page 203, Trumbull Co. records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,060)
C-115/116: 28 Feb. 1815, John Young and wife Mary S. Young of Whitestown, Oneida Co. NY, by our attorney Turhand Kirtland of Poland, Trumbull Co. OH, for $50 paid, sell John Duncan 40 acres of land in Youngstown in Trumbull Co., being Lot No.3 in subdivision of great lot No.44, ... standing in the south line of the township, ... containing 40 acres, warrant title, release of dower by Mary S. Young. /s/ John Young, Mary S. Young by Turhand Kirtland, Attorney. Wit. Jared Kirtland, Richard H. Hall. Turhand Kirtland appeared on the date above before Samuel Bryson, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH. Recorded July 113, 1815. Transcribed Aug. 1, 1891, from Vol.M, page 238, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,060)
Deed records (Trumbull & Columbiana) v.E 1795-1845 (FHL film 906,061)
E-243/244: 14 Aug. 1829, Tobias Rudesill of Poland, Trumbull Co. OH, for $325 paid, sell to James Duncan and Hugh Duncan of Poland, land in Poland, being Twp.1 Range 1 in Connecticut Western Reserve in OH, which is also in Trumbull Co. OH, known by part of lot No.6, beginning at NE corner of Daniel Elliotts lot on south side of road in the village of Poland, ... containing about 33 acres more or less, warrant title. /s/ Tobias Rudesill. Wit. Andrew Burgess, Charles McIlroy. He appeared 15 Aug. 1829 before Andrew Burgess, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH. Certification 15 Aug. 1829, Poland, that in a deed I gave to Tobias Rudesill on 18 April 1829 for a small piece of land in the village of Poland whereon said Tobias now lives, that in spelling his name, I misspelled it Rudisdale which was meant to be the same person described in the within deed. /s/ Turband? Kirtland. Andrew Burgess, J.P. Recorded April 20, 1830. Transcribed August 29, 1891, Vol.Y page 81,82, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,061)
Deed records (Trumbull & Columbiana) v.I-J 1795-1845 (FHL film 906,064)
I-483: 28 Dec. 1833, Henry T. Kirtland and wife Mary of Poland, Trumbull Co. OH, for $40 paid, sell to Hugh Duncan and James Duncan of said Town and County, lot of land in Village of Poland, Twp.1 Range 1 in Connecticut Western Reserve, OH, which is also in Trumbull Co., known as part of Lot No.6, beginning at SE corner of lot this day contracted to William Logan, then ..., containing 22-87/100 square rods of land more or less, warrant title; Mary Kirtland released her dower interest. /s/ Henry T. Kirtland, Mary Kirtland. Wit. Bostwick H. Fitch, Selden Haynes. They appeared Dec. 28, 1833, before Selden Haynes, J.P., Poland Twp, Trumbull Co. OH. Recorded Sept. 15, 1834. Transcribed Nov. 5, 1891, from Vol.31 Pg.201, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,064; filled in form)
J-241: 21 Dec. 1843, James Duncan and wife Jane Duncan of Coittsville in Trumbull Co. OH, for $1,300 paid, sell to John Dunlap of Pittsburgh, PA, lot of land in Coittsville Twp. No.2 in Range 1 of Townships in Connecticut Western Reserve, OH, which is also in Trumbull Co. OH, known by part of lot or section 18, beg. at SE corner of said section, then ... to NE corner of land surveyed to Mr. Cooper, then ..., containing 104 53/100 acres more or less, warrant title. Jane Duncan released her dower right. /s/ James Duncan, Jane Duncan. Wit. Alexander Kirk, John Cowden. They appeared 22 Dec. 1843 before John Carver, J.P., Poland Twp, Trumbull Co. OH. Recorded June 14, 1844. Transcribed Dec. 18, 18(blank) from Vol.52 pg.401, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. (FHL film 906,064; filled in form)
Deed records (Trumbull & Columbiana) v.K 1795-1845 (FHL film 906,065)
K-513/514: 17 March 1837, John Bissell and wife Margaret Bissell of Trumbull Co. OH to Hugh and James Duncan of afsd, for $135 paid, sell to said H. & J. Duncan tract or parcel of land in county & state afsd, being part of Lot No.81 in Twp. of Poland in 1st range of townships, beginning at George Hunter's SW corner, then with Anderson McBrides? first line, ... containing about 1/5 of an acre more or less, warrant title. /s/ John Bissell, Margret Bissell. Wit. John Jackson, Ebenezer P. Crooke. They appeared 17 March 1837 before John Jackson, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH, and Margaret released her dower right. Recorded Nov. 30, 1837. Transcribed Nov. 15, 1891, from Vol.40 pg.249, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,065)
Deed records (Trumbull & Columbiana) v.L 1795-1845 (FHL film 906,066)
L-493/494: Mortgage, 22 Feb. 1839, Silas Card and wife Mary Card of Trumbull Co. OH to Hugh Duncan of Trumbull Co. OH, for $400 paid by said Hugh Duncan & James Duncan, sell land in Trumbull Co. OH, Poland Twp No.1 in 1st range of townships in Connecticut Western Reserve, north of Village of Poland and between the road which leads to the center of said township and Yellow Creek, ... beginning at middle of Center Road at NE corner of land conveyed by Chester Bidwell & Catharine Bidwell to Barnabas Lee, ... containing 1 acre and 70 rods of land, providing that if Silas Card & Mary Card shall pay said Hugh & James Duncan $400, $100 in 2 years and $100 in 3 years and $100 in 4 years and $100 in 5 years, with interest, then this shall be void. /s/ Silas Card, Mary Card. Wit. Andrew Burgess, R.O. Scannel. They appeared 25? (22?) Feb. 1839 before Andrew Burgess, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH, Poland. Recorded March 1, 1839.
Side note: Hugh Duncan and James Duncan of Poland Twp, Trumbull Co. OH, ack. we have received full payment from William Logan of principal sum mentioned in deed of mortgage by Silas Card and wife Mary Card on 22 Feb. 1839 and interest thereon, which deed is recorded in Trumbull Co. Book 43 pages 188 & 189, we release the said Silas Card and Mary Card from the mortgage, 13 Sept. 1842, /s/ Hugh Duncan, James Duncan. Received and recorded Feb. 7, 1844, John Veon, Recorder.
Transcribed Oct. 17, 1891, from Vol.43 pg.188, Trumbull Co. records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,066)
L-564: 18 Dec. 1839, William McFarlin and Elizabeth McFarlin his wife of Coitsville, Trumbull Co. OH, for $1,200, sell to Hugh & James Duncan of Poland, Trumbull Co. OH, parcel of land in Village of Poland, Trumbull Co. OH, beg. at post on north side of Boardman road, then ... northeasterly parallel with the road leading to the center of said Poland Twp. until it strikes Andrew Dunlaps line, then ..., containing 31 rods of land, known by part of lot No.6 in Range 1 in Connecticut Western Reserve, together with appurtenances, warrant title. /s/ William McFarlin, Elizabeth McFarlin. Wit. John Stewart, Andrew McFarlin. Coitsville, Dec. 18, 1839, they appeared before John Stewart, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH, and Elizabeth McFarlin released her dower. Recorded January 6, 1840. Transcribed Nov. 10, 1891, from Vol.45, page 278, Trumbull Co. records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,066)
Deed records (Trumbull & Columbiana) v.M-N 1795-1845 (FHL film 906,067)
M-80: 12 March 1842, James McNab and wife Sarah McNab of Poland, Trumbull Co. OH, for $360 paid by Hugh Duncan and James Duncan, sell them the said Hugh Duncan and James Duncan, tract of land in Poland Twp. No.1 in Range 1 Twp. in Connecticut Western Reserved, OH, also in Trumbull Co., known by SW corner of Lot No.15, beginning at SW corner of said lot No.15 in the center of the road leading from the Village of Poland to centre of Poland, then east along the road, then ... so far north as to include 8 acres of land, then ... to the west line of lot No.15 and to the east line of land owned by heirs of John Arnold decd., ..., warrant title. /s/ James McNab, Sarah McNab. Wit. Abraham L. Gilkeson, Andrew Burgess. They appeared 12 March 1842 before Andrew Burgess, J.P., Poland, Trumbull Co. OH. Recorded Nov. 3, 1842. Transcribed Nov. 25, 1891, from Vol.50 pg.39, Trumbull Co. Records, by H.W. Davis, Recorder, Mahoning Co. (FHL film 906,067; filled in form)
Mahoning Co. OH Deeds (not transcribed) v.1-2 1837-1848 (FHL film 906,074; SLC 9/12/2012 and 4/30/2013)
1-175/176: 1 Oct. 1845, Robert Buckanon & John Leisure & wife Margaret Leisure of Wayne & Stark Co. OH to James Duncan of Trumbull Co. OH, for $800 paid, sell parcel of land in Trumbull Co. OH, being a part of lot No.21 Sec.21 Twp.2 Range 1 of lands in Trumbull Co. OH, being all of said lot excepting a certain piece sold off to Abeall? Ransom of the SE corner, the balance hereby conveyed is estimated to contain 8 acres more or less, warrant title. /s/ Robert Bucanon, John Leisure, Margaret Leisure, James Milligan, Margaret Miligan (MAD: as spelled). Wit. Jas. Y. Pendleton?, Elirabeth Wilhouse. John Leisure appeared on 1 Oct. 1845 before James Penderson?, J.P. of Wayne Co. OH. Margaret Leisure appeared 16 Oct. 1845 before James Milligan, J.P., Trumbull Co. OH. Robert Buckanon appeared on 16 Oct. 1845 before James Milligan, J.P., Trumbull Co. Recd. Sept. 14, 1846, recorded Sept. 24, 1846, Mahoning Co. OH. (FHL film 906,074)
Warren Co. IL Deed (SLC 7/21/2014)
6-599/600: #3113. 20 Dec. 1839 between L.P. Rockwell and Mary E. Rockwell of Warren Co. IL to Alexander Duncan of Trumbull Co. OH, for $600 paid, sell tract or parcel land in Warren Co. IL known as NW 1/4 Sec.30 Twp.10 North Range 2W containing 160 acres more or less, warrant title. /s/ L.P. Rockwell, Mary E. Rockwell. Wit. Arthur McFarland, Wm. Buffum. Ack. before Arthur McFarland, J.P., 20 Dec. 1839. (FHL film 1,377,882)
Appanoose Co. IA Deed (SLC 7/23/2014)
D-91: 5 Oct. 1854, John Lehmer of Bridgewter in Beaver Co. PA and Nancy his wife to John Duncan of Trumbel Co. OH, for $75 paid, (large ink blot), sell the west end of north fractional half of NE 1/4 Sec.6 Twp.70N of Range 16W in Appanoose Co. IA containing 20 acres, being the same lot or tract conveyed to said John S. Lehmer by John Robinson, with the buildings, improvements, ... thereunto belonging, warrant title. /s/ Jno. S. Lehmer, Nancy Lehmer. Wit. Stephen Smith. Received the date above of John Duncan $75 being the consideration above mentioned, /s/ Jno. S. Lehmer, wit. Stephen Smith. Ack. Beaver Co. PA, 5 Oct. 1854, before Stephen Smith, J.P. (FHL film 1,006,537, 2nd D book)
Harford Co. MD Deeds (FHL film 14,107)
HD 10-1: 21 June 1826, John Day, Charlotte S. Day, Edward Morgan and wife Sarah, of City of Baltimore, MD, and James Caldwell (sic) and wife Harriott (sic) formerly Harriet Day, and Lucinda S. Young of State of OH by John Day their attorney, to John Duncan of Harford Co. MD, $150, their undivided interest to part of land "Abotts Forrest", being part of a lot called "Hansons Lot", the conveyed land being 60 acres, which John, Charlotte, Sarah, Harriett and Lucinda took by descent from their decd. mother Sarah Day formerly Han... (in binding) late wife of Joshua Day of Harford Co. decd; wit. Henry W. Gay, N.G. Bryson.
HD 10-3: 1 Feb. 1826, Power of Attorney, Harriet Cadwell (sic) and James Cadwell of Zanesville, Muskingum Co. OH, as heirs of Joshua Day and Sarah Day decd, undivided 1/5 of land "Abbotts Forest" about 60 acres, ... Caldwell (sic) appoint John Day their attorney.
HD 10-4: 9 Feb. 1826, Trumble Co. OH, Power of Attorney of Lucinda S. Young, widow of Robert Young, to John Day ... (not copied further)
Beaver Co. PA Deed (FHL film 928,745; SLC 9/17/2012)
50-213/214: 22 Dec. 1865, Samuel Watt of Beaver Co. PA and Mary his wife (first part) to Abbert Osborn, Thomas Duncan, Peter Welker, Scoi Sin, Samuel C. Graham, Cr. Abraham Shuls, E. Frazer King, Levi Hesig, John Macklin, Godlib Miers?, Levi F. Kistler, Abram Hoffman, Geo. Geddes, Amos Snider, William Mockmore, Thomas Mason, Ephraim Cristler and J.W. Wainridge, S.F. Reed, P.C.E. Sheets, Albert Osborn, Levi Hison, Abram Sheets. P.C.E. Sheets, F.W. Warnnar, Eleanor King, Amos Snider, being residents of Columbidua Co. OH; Thomas Duncan, Geo. Giddes, Abram Hoffman, Levi F. Kistler, Albert Osborn being residents of Trumbull Co. OH; Peter Welker of Mahoning Co. OH; and Sivi Levi, William Mockmon, John Macklin, Godlib Miers of Mahoning Co. OH, S.L. Reed, Thomas H. Mason, Ephraim Cristler of Beaver Co. PA; Samuel Graham of Crawford Co. PA (second part), WITNESSETH for $3,000 paid, sell lot of ground on waters of Island Run in Beaver Co. PA, corner of Lot No.6, with center of Island Run, containing 1 acre and 50 perches, being Lot No.5 carved out of 26 acres of land with Samuel Watt bought of William Wright by deed 19 Feb. 1861, together with buildings, appurtenances. /s/ Samuel Watt, Mary (X) Watt. Wit. Samuel Duncan, William Bromglon. Received ... Thomas Duncan owing 2/32 in the above lot, $187.50, of Peter Wilker owing 3/32 $281.25, of Levi Sevi owing 3/32 $281.20, ... Wit. Samuel Duncan, J.P. Recorded March 19, 1866.
Mercer Co. PA Deed (SLC 6/2/2011)
X1-490/491: 10 Dec. 1847, Elizabeth Duncan and Benjamin Duncan, executors of will of Henry Duncan late of "Tuscrowes" Co. OH decd, James Duncan and Jane his wife, "Trumel" Co. OH, Margaret Duncan wife of Benj. Duncan, Samuel Duncan and Isabella his wife, David Young and Mary his wife, Henry Swager?? and Elizabeth his wife, and Nancy Duncan of Mercer Co., to Samuel McCrumb of Mercer Co. PA, for $176.40 paid, sell parcel of land in Wilmington? Twp., beg. by land of Samuel Lizo?, by land ?Famer? McCrumb, by lands of Meason & Pearson, then by lands of said Elizabeth Duncan, then to the beginning, containing 19 acres and 98-6/10 perches, being part of a larger tract of land conveyed by William Hoey and wife to Elizabeth Duncan by deed 6 July 1828 recorded Book W, pg.179, together with buildings, ... appurtenances, warrant title. /s/ David Young, Mary (X) Young, James Duncan, Jane Duncan, Samuel Duncan, Isabell Duncan, Elizabeth (X) Duncan, Benjamin Duncan, Henry Swagger?, Nancy (X) Duncan, Margaret (X) Duncan, Elizabeth (X) Swager. Receipt /s/ Elizabeth (X) Duncan, Benjamin Duncan, Samuel Duncan, Nancy (X) Duncan, James Duncan. Mercer Co., before Livingston Carmon, JP, appeared (blank) March 1848, Elizabeth Duncan, Benjamin Duncan Exors of will of Henry Duncan decd, Margaret Duncan, Samuel Duncan and Isabella his wife, David Young and Mary his wife, Henry Swager and Elizabeth his wife, James Duncan and Jane his wife, and Nancy Duncan. Mahoning Co., OH, before James Biggs JP, appeared James Duncan and Jane his wife, 11 Feb. 1848. Recorded Dec. 26, 1848. (FHL Film 889,527; SLC 6/2/2011 and 9/27/2011)
1882 "History of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties [OH] : with illustrations and biographical sketches" Vol.1-2, pub. by H.Z. Williams & Bros. (from Charles A. Duncan 10/1987; no Duncan biographical sketch indexed)
Pg.61: Mahoning Co. County Commissioners, 5 elected for 3-year term; "On the first Monday in December, 1861, James Duncan took John Shields place."
Pg.120: 7th OH Regiment Volunteer infantry. Company I, commanded by Capt. Wm. R. Sterling; Private Wm. H. Duncan (mustered out with company 7/11/1864)
Pg.247: City of Warren, Trumbull Co. The 4th of July 1800 parade at Warren - Eli and Elam Blair, twin bros., lead parade playing "Yankee Doodle" on drum and fife they made themselves.
Pg.373: Youngstown, Mahoning Co. 1803 Property tax: Samuel H. Duncan $.40 and John Duncan $.08.
Pg.378: Youngstown. First Presbyterian Church. John Duncan elected elder in 1806 and resigned in 1813. This church was still active in 1882, a part of the Hartford Presby.
Pg.59: Poland, Mahoning Co. Rev. James Duncan was an early settler on the north side of the Mahoning adjoining the state line. He was the first pastor of the Church at the center (Poland?) and preached on McBride Hill in PA.
Pg.73: Poland. Poland Center United Presbyterian Church Society of Seceders was formed in 1804, and approx. 1810 a large meeting-house of hewn logs was erected. The first preacher was Rev. James Duncan from below Lowellville.
Pg.128: Austintown, Mahoning Co. John Duncan was an early settler on the Hammon Farm in the southeastern part of the township. He sold to Gaily.
Pg.130: Austintown. Austintown taxes 1803: John Duncan $.52.
Pg.545: Lordstown, Trumbull Co. Thomas Duncan, an old resident of Trumbull Co., was born in Austintown township, Trumbull Co., now Mahoning, July 5, 1805. His father, John Duncan, was a native of Washington Co. PA. Mr. John Duncan's father, George Duncan, came from Scotland with his brothers William and Alexander, all three of whom were in the War of the Revolution. After the war George settled in Washington Co., William located near Harrisburg [Dauphin Co.], PA, and Alexander in Chester Co.
Mr. John Duncan came to OH in 1799, and settled in Austintown township, being one of the 1st settlers in the township. He passed through all of the trials and hardships incidental to pioneer life, beginning in the wilderness when a dense forest was presented to view in all directions, by untiring industry and perseverance he built up a fine home, living here until 1837, when he moved to Lordstown, locating on a farm north of the center and lived here until his death which occurred April 13, 1855, aged 80 years and 6 months. Mrs. Duncan died March 10, 1857. She was born April 21, 1780. They had 11 children: Rachel, Isabella, Margaret, Thomas, Mary, Robert, Nancy, Martha, Elizabeth, John, Josiah. Rachel, Isabella, Margaret, Mary and Martha are deceased. Mr. and Mrs. Duncan were faithful Christians of the Presbyterian church and were highly esteemed by all. (MAD: wife Nancy Ann Moore)
Mr. Thomas Duncan, the subject of this sketch, came to Lordstown in 1832, and located upon the farm where we now find him most pleasantly situated. There were few families in the township at this time. Mr. Duncan learned the carpenter's trade, which he followed till he came to Lordstown; since then he has been engaged in farming. ... He was married January 21, 1830, to Miss Susan Leech, daughter of Benjamin Leech, of Morris Co. NJ. She was born in 1809. Ten children have been born to them, 8 of whom are living. Mr. Duncan has held many of the township offices; has been justice of the peace 9 years, ...
"History of the Western Reserve" by Harriet Taylor Upton; pub. Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1910, 2184 pgs. (LH7269, HeritageQuest images 5/2007; FHL book 977.13 H2u v.1-3 and films 934,867 item 2 and 934,868 items 1-2)
Pg.181-182: Trumbull Co., Presbyterian Church, ... 1813-16, Rev. James Duncan, Supply.
1896 "A Memorial and Biographical Record of Iowa" 2 vols., by The Lewis Publishing Co. (FHL book 977.7 D3m, and film 934,926 item 6 and 1,033,791 items 2-3 and fiche 6,051,365)
Vol.2, Pg.676: JOHN R. DUNCAN is a prominent representative of the commercial interests of Albia, now ... Mr. Duncan was born in Trumbull Co. OH, in the vicinity of Lordstown, October 24, 1832, being a son of Thomas and Susan (Leach) Duncan. The father was born in Trumbull Co., in 1805, and was a farmer by occupation. His father was John Duncan, a gentleman of Scotch descent. His mother was born in New Jersey, and was the daughter of Benjamin Leach, also a native of that State. His ancestors located in New England in an early day of American history. Our subject was the second in order of birth in the family of eight children, five sons and three daughters, who reached mature years. He passed his boyhood days in the county of his nativity, acquired his preliminary education in the common schools, and subsequently attended the Lordstown Academy. At the age of sixteen he began teaching in the country schools of Ohio, and was subsequently thus engaged in Iowa. In 1854 he became a resident of Monroe county, Iowa ...
1881 "Combined History of Shelby & Moultrie Counties, Illinois : and biographical sketches of some of their prominent men and pioneers" pub. by Brink, McDonough and Co. (FHL film 1,000,516 item 1, and SUTRO book F547 S6 C7, CA State Library, Sutro Branch)
Pg.195: Moultrie Co. IL, City & Twp. of Sullivan. John H. Dunscomb, born in Trumbull Co. OH on 8 June 1839; his father, Orren H. Dunscomb was a native of Vermont and emigrated to OH in 1803, settling at Weathersfield in Trumbull Co.; he was one of early pioneers of OH; he married Sophia H. Gray, a native of Trumbull Co. Mr. Dunscomb was 4th in a family of 6 children, raised in his native county and obtained good education in common schools; his mother died in 1851 and his father in 1855. In the latter year, then 12 years old, he came to IL; for a year or two, he was employed by the month in Moultrie Co. and in 1857 began teaching school in Lovington Twp. (MAD: see Moultrie Co. IL for more)
Obituary from the Ashtabula Sentinel, Ashtabula Co. OH, on December 10, 1885 (from Alan Adrianson 8/2003)
RECENT DEATHS - Another Pioneer Gone.
Died in Hartsgrove, on Monday morning about 8 o'clock, Nov. 30th. Hannah wife of Wm. B. Hunt, aged 78 years and 27 days. Her funeral was attended on Wednesday with Rev. A. T. Copeland to perform the religious services. She was born in Youngstown [MAD: then Trumbull Co., now Mahoning Co.], O. Nov. 3, 1807, and with her parents when quite young, moved to Northfield, Summit county, O. and was married to Wm. B. Hunt in Hudson, Portage county, O. April 8, 1833, and resided in Canfield about three years, and then with her husband and two small children came to Hartsgrove when it was a wilderness and when the wolves prowled through the forest and made the nights hideous with their howlings; and shared the hardships and privations incident to pioneer life. About seven years ago she had a shock of paralysis which caused her to become nearly helpless and had to be drawn about in her chair, and on the 16th of Oct. last she had another very hard shock which made her perfectly helpless and remained so while she lived. She was a member of the M. E. Church about 53 years and at the last she said her trust was in her Saviour. She leaves an aged companion and five children to mourn her departure.
Some early Duncans in Trumbull Co. OH:
John Dunken, 6 Jan. 1802, of Youngstown mar. Elizabeth McClain of PA, by Caleb Baldwin, JP, Trumbull Co. (Charles A. Duncan info 3/1987: John Duncan born 1/2/1780, died 8/14/1863 Otsego, Allegan Co. MI)
Jonas Duncan, 1804, perhaps in Erie Co. PA, mar. Ann Davidson, born 1/6/1788, dau. of William Davidson who drew pension for Rev. service 1818 in Erie Co. PA, to Trumbull Co. OH 1826, died 1831, and whose widow Catherine applied for a Rev. War Pension W-1732 in 1850; William Davidson fought in Cumberland Co. PA. (pg.13, Vol.2, "VA/WV Gen. Data from Rev. War Pension & Bounty Land Warrant Records" by Patrick G. Wardell, FHL book 975 M28w; and pg.888, "Genealogical Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files" by Virgil D. White, FHL book 973 M28g V.1-3)
John Duncan, 1804, on tax list in "Mahoning Co." in Youngstown Dist. ("Index to Ohio Tax Lists 1800-1810" by Jackson, FHL book 977.1 R4j, from Louis Boone 8/1984, pg.115-116)
Samuel Duncan, 1804, on tax list twice in "Mahoning Co." in Austintown and in Youngstown Dists. ("Index to Ohio Tax Lists 1800-1810" by Jackson, FHL book 977.1 R4j, from Louis Boone 8/1984, pg.115-116)
James Duncan, 1806-1810, on tax list, Poland Twp.; 1810 tax list for 140 acres 1-1-80 ("Index to Ohio Tax Lists 1800-1810" by Jackson, FHL book 977.1 R4j, from Louis Boone 8/1984, pg.115-116; and "OH 1810 Tax Duplicate" by Gerald M. Petty, 1976, FHL book 977.1 R4p, from Deone Penquite 10/1991)
James Dunscomb, 1807-1810, on tax list, Weatherfield Twp. ("Index to Ohio Tax Lists 1800-1810" by Jackson, FHL book 977.1 R4j, from Louis Boone 8/1984, pg.115-116)
John Duncan, 1806-1810, on tax list; 1809 one in Youngstown, one in Austin; 1810 in Austin Twp.; 1810 on tax list in Aus. Twp. for 100 acres, 3-2-18 ("Index to Ohio Tax Lists 1800-1810" by Jackson, FHL book 977.1 R4j, from Louis Boone 8/1984, pg.115-116; and "OH 1810 Tax Duplicate" by Gerald M. Petty, 1976, FHL book 977.1 R4p, from Deone Penquite 10/1991)
Samuel Duncan, 1806-1807; on tax list in Trumbull Co. ("Index to Ohio Tax Lists 1800-1810" by Jackson, FHL book 977.1 R4j, from Louis Boone 8/1984, pg.115-116)
Agnes Duncan, 22 Dec. 1814, mar. Wm. McBride
Isabel Duncan, 12 March 1822, mar. John Osborn
Rachel Duncan, 23 Feb. 1823, mar. John Bird
Mary Duncan, 16 Dec. 1824, mar. Daniel Call
John Duncan, 1825, on tax list ("Index of the OH 1825 Tax Duplicate" by Gerald M. Petty, 1981, FHL book 977.1 R42p, from Deone Penquite 10/1991)
Margaret Duncan, 30 June 1829, mar. James Jordon
Thomas Duncan, 19 Jan. 1830, mar. Susan Leach
S.A. Duncan, 1 Jan. 1833, mar. Nancy Duncan (MAD: from info of Dorothy Duncan Gambril bef. 1984, Samuel A. Duncan was son of James Duncan who mar. Mary Marlin 3/6/1775 in Martic Twp. [Lancaster Co.] Co. PA, James Duncan was the brother of Andrew Duncan of York Co. PA; Nancy Ann Duncan was the dau. of John Duncan b. 9/19/1774 Washington Co. PA, died 4/10/1855 Lordstown, Trumbull Co. OH, mar. Nancy Ann Moore 3/6/1797.)
Benjamin Duncan, 26 March 1837, mar. Margaret McNary
Josiah Duncan, 28 Oct. 1837, mar. Julia Osborn (MAD: 1850 Seneca Co. OH census; 1860 Monroe Co. IA census)
John Duncan Jr., 21 May 1840, mar. Emeline Pew
Charles Duncan, 16 Dec. 1841, mar. Phoebe Sampson (MAD: 1850 Grant Co. WI census; 1860 Crawford Co. PA census)
Martha Duncan, 1 Jan. 1844, mar. Robert McAlister (MAD: their dau. Emma McAlister, born 1/29/1847, mar. John Cosgray on 14 Feb. 1861 in Wetzel Co. WV; from pg.183, Vol.2, "Hardesty's WV Counties" FHL film 908,974, extracts from index cards of Kit Smith)
Joseph Duncan, 8 Feb. 1846, mar. Mary Osborn
John D. Duncan, 17 Feb. 1853, mar. Polly Waldruff
Almira Duncan, 4 Oct. 1857, mar. David Isaac Clark
Mary V. Duncan, 5 Nov. 1859, mar. S.T. DeFord (MAD: Pioneer Family of Putnam Co. OH: Samuel F. Deford b. 5/2/1836 Carroll Co. OH, mar. Mary V. Duncan b. 8/28/1837, dau. of Thomas Duncan and Susan Leach, from pg.40, Vol.9, 1968, "OH the Cross Road of our Nation, Records and Pioneer Families" from Evelyn Sigler 1/1984; or dau. of John Duncan b.1774 PA, d.1855, Pvt. in Ohio Militia, mar. Susan Leech, from pg.159, "DAR 1812 Ancestor Index" 1971, from Laura Jones 7/1983)
R. Wallace Duncan, 10 Oct. 1860, mar. Layre E. Jones
Martha J. Duncan, 11 April 1861, mar. N.B. DeFord
R.W. Duncan, 1865, of Lordstown, on Militia Commutation List (pg.101, Vol.24, 1984, "OH the Cross Road of our Nation, Records & Pioneer Families" from Evelyn Sigler 4/1984)
John Duncan, 13 April 1855, died age 80y 6m 24d, son of George Duncan Rev. soldier of Washington Co. PA; wife Ann Duncan d. 10 March 1857, age 76y 10m 19d, bur. Lordstown Cemetery (pg.199, from Vol.5 pg.2, pg.140, "Henry R. Baldwin Genealogical Records" Vol.1-34; typed by Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, 1963, FHL book 977.1 D2bh and fiche 6,051,349)
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