Duncans in Misc. TN Counties


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

Last revised July 25, 2013

Formed 1845 from Dyer, Madison, Gibson, Haywood
Records start 1870

1850-1860 Crockett Co. TN Census
      No Duncan indexed

"History of TN; Lauderdale, Tipton, Haywood and Crockett Cos." by Goodspeed ca 1885-1887 (from Evelyn Sigler 11/1983)
      No Duncan biographical sketch Crockett Co.

Formed 1844 from Coffee, Warren

1850-1860 Grundy Co. TN Census
      No Duncan indexed

1900 TN Soundex (from Mary F. Hudson 2/1984)
Mary DUNCAN; Grundy Co., 9th Civil District, Vol. 23, E.D. 158, Sheet 4, Line 68; b. March 1841, 59, TN; enumerated with Thomas CONRY (his mother-in-law), wife Ella b. 1859 TN.
      MAD: Probably Mary M. (Farrar) Duncan, who applied for a Civil War Pension, file #462, in Grundy Co. TN, as widow of John Franklin Duncan. See 1860 Franklin Co. TN.

Grundy Co. TN Deed Indexes (SLC 5/4/2013)
   Deed Index to Book C, 1852-1857 (FHL film 464,113 item 2)
      No Duncan grantee or grantor
   Deed index to books 1859-1952 (FHL film 593,031)
      No Duncan

Formed 1857 from Hamilton

1860 Sequatchie Co. TN Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Sequatchie Co. TN Census
District 6, P.O. Walnut Valley
Pg.318, #20-20, RANKIN, David 26 TN (white) farmer $5000-$2000
                  Lettie 25 TN keeping house
                  RANKIN, Milton (m) 1 TN
                  BENNETT, Wash 11 TN BLACK farm laborer
                  DUNCAN, Bettie 11 TN (white) nurse

Formed 1788; surrendered name when TN became state name
See Montgomery formed 1796 from Tennessee
See Robertson formed 1796 from Tennessee

Tennessee Land Grants Index (FHL film 1,002,730)
      Copied all Duncan, Dunkin, etc. (no Duncomb) through 1849; did not copy later index. Film consists of small index cards for each grant; some grants are repeated if they appear in two books.
      Name, Grant #, Acres, Date, County, Book & Page, District (Actual grant books are in series by District, then book volume & page)
      Martin Duncan, 3056, 640a, 7/19/1797, Tennessee, D4-132, NC; Warrant 1664, asse. of the heirs of Isaac McCubbins

NC Land Grants in TN (FHL film 1,013,306; see Robertson Co. TN)
      D4-132 (2nd): 19 July 1797, Grant #3056 to Martin Duncan assignee of heirs of Isaac McCubbins a private in Continental Line of said state, 640 acres in Tennessee Co. about a mile below John Grimes, east of Barkas old road, opposite a walnut grove of timber, to Jesse Cobbs corner & line; Warrant #1664, Tho. Johnston D.S., Sampson Trammel, John Grimes Clk.


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