Duncans in Johnson Co. AR


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

Last revised August 27, 2014

Formed 1833 from Pope


1840 Johnson Co. AR Census
      No Duncan indexed

1850 Johnson Co. AR Census
Horsehead Twp.
Pg.141, #126, Columbus M. DUNCAN 25 TN farmer $0
                  Margarette 18 TN
                  John A. 6/12 AR
                  Mary 21 TN
                  (MAD: Columbus M. Duncan mar. Margaret M. Mead 10/30/1848, mar. Martha Mourfield 1/17/1857, mar. Adaline Breazeale 10/19/1859, all Roane Co. TN; son of Evan E. Duncan and Elizabeth Jenkins of Roane Co. TN, from info of Michele Duncan)

1860 Johnson Co. AR Census
Horse Head
Pg.1018, #592-593, William DUNCAN 39 TN blacksmith $0-$150
                  Sarah 16, Ann 11, Margaret 8 AR
                  Harlin 7, Allen 6 AR
                  (MAD: 1850 Yell Co. AR census; Thetis Duncan mar. Richard Grisham 5/18/1870; Harland P. Duncan age 19 mar. Missouri Black age 18 on 1/28/1870; Margaret E. Dunkin b. 5/3/1850 in 1870 Franklin Co. AR in household of John S. Duncan and Jane M. (Huggins) Dunkin; Allen Duncan also 1870 Franklin Co. AR census)

1870 Johnson Co. AR Census
Shoal Creek Twp.
Pg.93, #217-212, DUNKIN, Miles 47 GA farmer $0-$125
                  Frances (f) 47 GA keeping house
                  Henry E. 17, John 15 AL at home
                  Silas (m) 13, Miles 12 (m) 12 AL at home
                  Syntha C. (f) 8 AL at home
                  (MAD: 1860 Randolph Co. AL census; indexed in 1880 Logan Co. AR)

1880 Johnson Co. AR Soundex (parents birthplaces added from 1880 census on CD)
Prairie Twp., Vol.7 ED 93, Sheet 28? (21?), Line 6
Pg.349C, DUNCAN, William 50 AL (white male) (parents birthplaces blank)
            Minerva 42 IN wife NC IN
            BOND, Martha 18 TX s.d. TN IN
            DUNCAN, William 15 TX son AL IN
            Corrie 13 TX dau. AL IN
            Alice E. 8 TX dau. AL IN
            (MAD: 1870 Erath Co. TX census)


Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Automated Records Project. Clarksville [Johnson Co.], AR Land Office, Act/Treaty of April 24, 1820, Entry Classification: Sale - Cash Entries
      Name, Acres, Date land document signed
      Duncan, Augustin, 40 acres, Sep 01 1860 (MAD: Yell Co. AR)
      Duncan, Browning, 40 acres, Sep 01 1860 (MAD: Sebastian Co. AR)
      Duncan, Elkanah D, 80 acres, Mar 01 1860 (MAD: Sebastian Co. AR)
      Duncan, John, 40 acres, May 01 1860
      Duncan, Samuel K, 40.49 acres, Mar 01 1860 (MAD: Sebastian Co. AR)
      Duncan, Samuel K, 43.96 acres, Mar 01 1860

Johnson Co. AR Deed Indexes (copied by CVD in SLC 4/30/2013)
   Index to deeds and mortgages, grantor 1838-1879 (FHL Film 1,027,120 Item 3)
      G-105: Duncan, Augusta to Malinda Jackson et al, 2/15/1854, Deed, G-105, NW Sec.9 Twp.9 Range 22, 160 acres
      A-92: Duncan, Wm. B. et al to Wm. A. Bretton, 12/30/1836, deed, A-92
   Index to deeds and mortgages, grantee 1838-1879 (FHL Film 1,027,672)
      Duncan, Jno. 1879, not copied, none earlier

Johnson Co. AR Deed (Copied SLC 7/23/2014)
      G-105/106: We, Augustin Duncan and Melissa his wife of Yell Co. AR for $110 paid by Melinda Jackson wife of Haman Jackson, Robert H. Brown, Margaret Jackson wife of Parsons Jackson, Newton W. Brown, Oliver H.P. Brown, James B. Brown, Mary A. Blakely wife of Thomas M. Blakely, William M. Brown, Sarah A. Shropshire wife of Alfred F. Shropshire, and Benton J. Brown, all of afsd, sell to said Malinda, Robert H., Margaret, Newton W., John G., Oliver P? H., James B?, Mary A., William M., Sarah A. and Benton J., all title ... of said Augustus and Melissa have to a tract of land in Johnson Co., NW 1/4 Sec.9 Twp.9N Range 22W containing 160 acres, which said Augustin and Melissa had by law or equity entitled against John B. Brown in his lifetime, or which we now have or are entitled against the heirs at law of said John B. Brown deceased. 15 Feb. 1854. /s/ Augustin Duncan, Melissa Duncan. Wit. Thos. J. Nancy, T.P. Sadler. Ack. 15 Feb. 1854 before R.W. Baugh J.P. for Yell Co. Filed 10 Feb. 1854. (FHL film 1,027,677 item 6)


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