Duncans in Coryell Co. TX


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

Last revised August 8, 2002

Formed 1854 from Bell
Hamilton formed 1842 from Bosque, Comanche, Lampasas, Coryell
Comanche, Erath formed 1856 from Bosque, Coryell
Eastland formed 1858 from Bosque, Coryell, Travis


1860 Coryell Co. TX Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Coryell Co. TX Census (and from Lucille Mehrkam 1984)
Precinct #3
Pg.277, #1-1, DUNCAN, S?ED (m) 63 NC (white) farmer $0
                  Eliz. 20, John 18, Harriet 16 MS
                  Dempsy (m) 10 MS
                  Margaret 6 TX
                  (MAD: "S" could be "Y", but does not look like other "T"; cannot identify 1860 census; should be Zebulon Duncan per Joseph Boren 5/2001, 1840 Smith Co. MS census, 1850 Jones Co. MS census; indexed Zebalin Duncan in 1880 Erath Co. TX census)


Coryell Co. TX Land Records (from Lucille Mehrkam 11/1985)
      W-220, 1888, W.B. Duncan from A.J., G.H., M. Fyer; J.L. Smith Survey
      P-265, --, Wm. B. Duncan - A.L. Duff, Deed
      O-747, 1882, Wm. B. Duncan - J.L. Marlin, Deed; W.A. Dyer Survey


Some early Duncans in Coryell Co. TX:
      Henry A. Duncan, 1908, died; Henry A. Duncan 1850-1908, Sarah D. Duncan 1847-1925, bur. in Turnersville Cemetery ("Cemetery records, Coryell County, Texas" by Mrs. Fern Maxwell and Mrs. Bobbie F. Thornton, from Lucille Mehrkam 6/1984; FHL book 976.4515 V3tb) (MAD: Henry Andrew Duncan b. 6/23/1850 Butler Co. AL, son of J.B. & S.A. Duncan, died 3/10/1908 Smithville, TX, mar. 7/22/1877 Butler Co. AL to Sara Delilah Bailey, bur. Coryell Co. TX; from info of Jane Winfree Beattie 7/1999)


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