Duncans in Appling Co. GA


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

Last revised September 17, 2003

Formed 1818 from Creek Indian Lands
Wayne formed 1803 from Indian Lands, Appling, Glynn, Camden
Telfair formed 1807 from Wilkinson, Appling
Ware formed 1824 from Appling
Pierce formed 1857 from Appling, Ware
Jeff Davis formed 1905 from Appling, Coffee
Bacon formed 1914 from Appling, Pierce, Ware


1830-1880 Appling Co. GA Census
      No Duncan indexed


Appling Co. GA Marriage Records 1869-1889 (none earlier) (FHL film 194,169)
      No Duncan groom or bride indexed


GA Land Lotteries; Appling Co. GA
      Name, lottery year, militia district & county of residence, draw
      Duncan, Aaron, 1820, of Smiths Dist., Elbert Co., drew lot #188 in Dist.2, Appling Co.
      Duncan, Benjamin, 1820, of H. Kendricks Dist., Putnam Co., drew lot #336 in Dist.7, Appling Co. (MAD: later Clinch or Coffee Co.)
      Thornton, Henry, 1820, of Marshall's Dist., Baldwin Co., drew lot #373 in Dist.1, Appling Co. (MAD: no Henry Thornton in Early Co.; John Dunkin, owner, of Harris Co. GA, sold lot #56 in 15th Dist.of Early Co.)

GA Land lottery surveys & grants, Appling Co., Land Office Records
      Dist.2 - no Duncan (FHL film 511,955)
      Dist.7 - no Duncan (FHL film 511,956)

Appling Co. GA Deed Indexes
      Numerical Index by lot # - not looked at (FHL film 194,229)
      Grantee & grantor index v.1 1828-1899 (FHL film 194,230)
            Q-257: J.C. Pate to P.M. Duncan, Lot 302 3rd, deed, Rec. 4/29/1891
            Q-258: P.M. Duncan to Joseph Tillman, Lot 302 3rd, deed, Rec. 4/29/1891
      Grantor index v.1A-3, 1828-1908 - "D" names start 1852, Vol.D (FHL film 194,231)
      Deeds & Mortgages, v.A-C 1828-1851 (FHL film 194,235)
            Vol.AB - no Duncan found, index partly torn
            Vol.ABC - No Duncan found, grantor index only


Appling Co. GA Court of Ordinary Homestead Exemptions, including School & estate records 1859-1887 (FHL film 194,197)
      No index

Appling Co. GA Misc. Estate records, Vol.C, 1877-1889 (FHL film 194,193)
      No Duncan (index at back)

Appling Co. GA Wills, 1877-1937 (FHL film 194,176 item 1, 3)
      No Duncan indexed in first book

Appling Co. GA Court of Ordinary, Guardianship vouchers on estates, etc., 1856-1860, 1876-1891 (FHL film 194,186)
      No index


Wilkes Co. GA Tax Digest (FHL film 177,831)
1821: Dist.1, Capt. John Bryant:
      Duncan, Allen, 490 acres Apling Co., 7th (?Dist.), #460; and 490 acres Irwin Co., 7th, #105; and 157 acres Wilkes Co., Rocky Creek, adj. S. Watson, granted J. Kelly.

Franklin Co. GA Tax Digest
1821: Capt. Duncan's District:
      Robert Duncan, taxed on 1 black, 103 acres granted T. Banks, adj. Thompson, Grove River; and 490 acres granted M...?, lot? #52, Dist.5, Appling Co. (pg.131, "Franklin Co. GA Tax Digests 1819-1823" by Martha Walters Acker; FHL book 975.8135 R4f)


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