Duncan research files of
1820 Wood Co. VA Census
No Duncan indexed
1830 Wood Co. VA Census (alphabetic)
Pg.382 Dunkin, Charles 1010,111 - 1202,001
1840-1860 Wood Co. VA Census
No Duncan indexed
1870 Wood Co. WV Census
4th Ward Parkersburg
Pg.18, #15-15, County Jail; including 4 prisoners, including
DUNCAN, George 23 UNK ("Unknown" birthplace) prisoner (white)
Pg.467, #157-134, DANKINS, Susan 71 VA (white) keeping house $4000-$6000
Mary 51 VA
Joseph 30 VA
Docia (f) 8 VA
Pg.521, #242-236, DUNHAN, O.P. (m) 43 VA (white) farmer $2500-$300
Mary 40 VA keeping house
"----" (f) 13 VA
"----" (f) 10 VA
DAWKINS, "----" (f) 12 VA
MORRISON, C.P. (m) 22 VA (white) farmer
1920 CENSUS, PARKERSBURG, WARD 1, WOOD COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA (from Kathy Cawley 10/2005)
S.D.# 4, E.D.# 162, PAGE# 44B, IMAGE 2 OF 11
128 THIRD STREET
CHARLES W., HEAD, RENTS, M/W, AGE 47, W'd, W.VA./VA./VA., CABINET MAKER/OWN SHOP
DORIS A., DAUGHTER, F/W, AGE 18, SINGLE, W.VA./W.VA./W.VA.
JOEL W., SON, M/W, AGE 12, ATTENDS SCHOOL, W.VA./W.VA./W.VA.
(Kathy Cawley: see 1910 Mason Co. WV census)
Wood Co. VA (no source; from index cards of Kit Smith 8/1983 with permission to share with others)
John Pennybacker m. Catherine Duncan, 7 April 1831 by Benj. Mitchell.
Davis Duncan, 25, single, born PA s/o Joseph & Catherine, m. 7 Dec. 1863, Mary Ann Dolan, 22, single, Wood Co. VA, b. MD, d/o Thomas & Mary Dolan, by H. L. Parke (MAD: Thomas Jefferson Davis Duncan from Marshall Co. WV 1850)
William Pennybacker m. Susan M. Duncan 9 Feb. 1832 by Benj. Mitchell.
Wood Co. WV Marriages, index v.1-2 1800-1925 (FHL film 580,581)
Marriage Records v. 1-3 1801-1889 (FHL film 580,544)
1-38: April 7, 1831, John Pennybacker to Catharine Duncan, mar. by Benj. Mitchell.
1-39: Feb. 9, 1832, William Pennybacker to Susan M. Duncan, mar. by Benj. Mitchell.
(MAD: daus. of Charles Duncan from Loudoun Co. VA to Wood Co. WV to Meigs Co. OH; son of Charles Duncan and Susanna Mason, grandson of Henry Duncan)
Wood Co. (W) VA Wills, 1807-1899 (FHL film 848,693; typed index included extracts)
Duncan, Mary; prob. 1888; res. Wood Co.; devisees: sons Joseph and Thomas, and Agness (sic); husband Davis. Wit. John Trisler, L.N. Tavenner.
Wood Co. WV Wills (Index 1801-1969 on FHL film 578,230)
7-590: Will of Mary A. Duncan, 3 Feb. 1888, proved 10 March 1888; of frail health; all to my three children Joseph Duncan, Thomas Duncan, Agness (no last name) jointly until the youngest is 21 and then to the survivors; the exec. to carry on business in city of Parkersburg WV; my husband Davis Duncan exec. and trustee for my children; wit. John Trisler, L.N. Tavanner. (FHL film 577,195)
Wood Co. WV Deeds (Index 1798-1935 D-H, grantees pg.231 on FHL film 577,159; grantors pg.254 on FHL film 577,164)
Duncan grantees and grantors start 1864; not copied
Loudoun Co. VA Deed (FHL film 32,327)
3R-198: 23 Aug. 1828, Charles Duncan and wife Abigal of Wood Co. VA, to Benjamin Bridges and Lewellen Hutchison of Loudoun Co. VA; that Benjamin Bridges and Lewellen Hutchison were bound as securities for him, the said Charles Duncan, as one of the constables of the aforesaid Co. of Loudoun (date of bond blank); that Bridges and Hutchison have sustained losses and are about to sustain losses as securities; that Charles Duncan and wife Abigal for $1 deed to Bridges and Hutchison all their right etc. to land in Loudoun Co. VA, being the same held by Charles Duncan deceased and willed to him the said Charles Duncan and Abigal his wife and others (legatees). (NOT a mortgage) Charles Duncan and Abigal appeared in Wood Co. VA.
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