Duncans in Washington Co. UT


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

Last revised May 12, 2009

Formed 1852 from unorganized territory
Kane formed 1864 from Washington, unorganized territory


1860 Washington Co. UT Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Washington Co. UT Census
Pg.394, #11-11, DUNCAN, Homer 55 VT stock raiser $2000-$3000
                  Sarah 31 IA keeping house
                  Densmore (m) 4, Ella 2 UT
                  (MAD: 1850-1860 Salt Lake Co. UT census; also in 1870 Iron Co. UT census)
Pg.413, #65-63, DUNCAN, Chaplin (m) 58 VT wesken? iron works $800-$1500
                  Lasthy? (f) 58 VA keeping house
                  Emily 20 UT no occupation
                  (MAD: 1850 Iron Co. UT census; 1860 Salt Lake Co. UT census; also in 1870 Iron Co. UT census)


Nodaway Co. MO Deeds (SLC 2/2009)
      14-350: 8 May 1866, Rosanna Duncan (before marriage Rosana Taylor) of the Territory of Utah, County of Washington and Town of Washington, appoint Zebulon M?.P. Spaulding of Maryville in Nodaway Co. MO my attorney to sell S 1/2 SE 1/4 Sec.23 T64 R34 containing 80 acres, recorded in Book 6, pg.391. Wit. John Pymer???, F.B. Woolley. Ack. City of St.George, Washington Co. UT, (before marriage to be Miss Rosanna Taylor), 8 May 1866. (FHL film 1,006,780)
      14-509: 27 Aug. 1866, Chapman Duncan and Rosannah Duncan formerly Rosannah Taylor, both of town of Washington, Washington Co. UT, appoint Zebulon W.P. Spaulding of Marysville, Nodaway Co. MO, our attorney to execute deeds (etc.). Both signed. Ack. St.George City, Washington Co. UT, 7 Aug. 1866. Wit. David Hustard, John O. Angus. (FHL film 1,006,780)
      14-614: 10 Aug. 1866, Chapman Duncan and Rosannah Duncan formerly Rosannah Taylor, by their attorney ... for $400, deed to Morris D. Nobles of Nodaway Co. MO, S 1/2 SE 1/4 Sec.23 T64 R34, containing 80 acres. (FHL film 1,006,780)

HISTORIES before 1923

1913 "Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah" by Frank Essholm (from Sharon Koleber 12/2001 and FHL fiche 6,053,257)
      Pg.850: DUNCAN, CHAPMAN (son of John Duncan and Betsy T. Putnam of Barnet, Caledonia County, Vt.). Born July 1, 1812, Bath N.H. Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1848, Barney Adams company. Married Rebecca Rose; Only child: Ellen J., m. Charles Franklin Randall. Married Locky Jones; one child: Emily D. Married Rosanna Taylor Aug. 23, 1862; their children: Taylor D., Becky D. Died Dec. 22, 1900, Loa, Utah. (MAD: Bath, Grafton Co. NH)
      Pg.850: DUNCAN, HOMER (son of John Duncan and Betsy Taylor Putnam of Barnet, Caledonia county, Vt.). Born Jan. 19, 1815, at Barnet. Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1848, Barney Adams company. Married Asenath M. Banker 1841 in New York state (daughter of Platte N.M. Banker); their children: Julia Emily b. April 25, 1845, d. April 26, 1873; John Chapman b. Sept. 9, 1846, m. Teresa Ann Urie; William Platt b. April 2, 1848, d. March 10, 1860; Permelia Asenath b. May 20, 1850, m. Frank C. Foster; Lydia Maria b. Nov. 24, 1852, d. Oct. 25, 1854; Homer Putnam b. Aug. 13, 1855, d. Aug. 24, 1855 (poor copy), Mary Putnam b. Oct. 14, 1858, m. Louis Fisher; m. James Underwood; Lilies Isabel b. Aug. 30, 1862, d. Aug. 10, 1863; Emma Jane b. Oct. 20, 1864, m. William J. Strong; Don Delamore b. June 29, 1868, m. Anna H. Derrick.
            Married Sarah Trippess July 11, 1863, at Salt Lake City (daughter of John Trippess and Susannah Barr of Foleshill, Eng.), who was born March 20, 1839, Coventry, Eng., and came to Utah 1862. Their children: Densmore Trippess b. Feb. 4, 1866, m. Nida Fuller; Sarah Ellen b. April 1, 1868, m. Robert Morris; May b. Sept. 17, 1871, d. March 9, 1901; Homer Horace b. May 26, 1873, m. Lottie Cheshire; Louis Chapman b. April 25, 1875, m. Zella Barton (deceased), m. Alice Foster; George b. July 8, 1877, d. same day; Israel Putnam b. May 30, 1880; Martha Putnam b. Jan. 25, 1885, m. Rodney W. Bartlett. Family resided Salt Lake City, Cedar City and St. George, Utah. ... Salt Lake City where he died March 23, 1906.
            DUNCAN, JOHN CHAPMAN (son of Homer Duncan and Asenath Malvina Banker). Born Sept. 9, 1846, Des Moines, Iowa. Came to Utah October, 1848, Barney Adams company. Married Teresa Ann Heyborne May 27, 1872, at Cedar City, Utah (daughter of John Heyborne and Sarah Ann Melborn ...). She was born Jan. 27, 1854. Their children ... (MAD: Des Moines, Polk Co. IA; Cedar City, Iron Co. UT; St. George, Washington Co. UT)
            DUNCAN, DENSMORE TRIPPESS (son of Homer Duncan and Sarah Trippess). Born Feb. 4, 1866, Cedar City, Utah. Married Nida Fuller June 22, 1893, Salt Lake City ...


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