Duncans in Crawford Co. GA


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

Last revised September 17, 2003

Formed 1822 from Houston, Marion, Talbot, Macon
Upson formed 1824 from Crawford, Pike
Talbot formed 1827 from Crawford, Harris, Marion, Macon, Muscogee


1830-1860 Crawford Co. GA Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Crawford Co. GA Census (pg.407 also from Denzil Mauldin 1984)
Tabor's District 529, P.O. Fort Valley
Pg.398, #132-133, MARTIN, J.G. (m) 43 GA (white) farmer $0-$0
                  N. (f) 28 GA keeping house
                  M.A. (f) 2 GA
                  J.R. (m) 1/12 GA b.May
                  E. (f) 80 GA none
                  N.A. (f) 45 GA none
                  HOYT, E. (f) 22 GA (white) none
                  DUNCAN, C. (f) 17 GA (white) none
                  TRIBLE, W. (m) 18 GA (white) farm laborer
District 532, P.O. Fort Valley
Pg.407, #252-254, J. DUNCAN (m) 35 GA (white) farm laborer $0-$0
                  M. (f) 20 GA keeping house
                  S. (f) 7, C. (m) 2 GA
District 577?, P.O. Hickory Grove
Pg.441, #52-53, DUNCUN, Green (m) 25 GA BLACK (blank)
                  Nancy 25 GA BLACK (blank)
                  Mariah (f) 4, Mander (m) 2 GA BLACK
                  Matilda 1/12 GA BLACK b.July (crossed out)


Crawford Co. GA Marriages (FHL film 417,016)
      Book A, 1823-1834 - no Duncan groom, no bride index; no Duncan bride in scan of groom index
      Book A #2, 1834-1845 - no Duncan groom; no bride index; did not go through groom index


Crawford Co. GA probate records
      Will Book A, 1835-1852 - no Duncan (FHL film 415,139)
            A-115: Stephen Ammons, 3 May 1851; advanced in age and very infirm in body, ... having professed religion and as I have enjoyed forty-two years; to my wife Nancy whom I have lived with for nine years, enough to live on for one year, ... bed, bedstead, clothing, two chests, table & three chairs, pot ware, cooking ware, to hold and dispose of as she wishes; to my five eldest children, to wit, Jesse Ammons, Josiah Ammons, Hanah Duncan, Sarah Clark, and Nancy Clark, $1 each; to my youngest son Stephen Ammons, $300 promissory note due 25 Dec. next made by Joel Walker of Houston Co.; my heirs share equally in balance of my estate; exec. Joel Walker; wit. Napoleon B. Corbin, J.J. Ricks, William R. Perry. Proved 19 May 1851, rec. 8 July 1851. (pg.1, "Wills of Crawford Co. GA" by Sunnie Wilder & William R. Henry, FHL book 975.8562 P28w; and pg.3, filed in Will Book A, "Wills & Inferior Court Minutes of Houston Co. GA, Will Book A, 1827-55, Inferior Court Minutes 1821-36, 1836-52" by William R. Henry, FHL book 975.8515 P2hw) (MAD: Abraham Duncan mar. Hannah Ammons 11/4/1832 Houston Co. GA; 1840 Bibb Co. GA census)
      Admin. Bonds Book C, 1853-1855 - no index (FHL film 415,142)
      Inv. & Appraisements 1836-1837 - no Duncan (FHL film 415,142)
      Inv. & Appraisements 1833-1837 - no index (FHL film 415,142)


Crawford Co. GA Deeds 1830-1940 (FHL film 412,154 direct index; 412,155 grantee index)
      No Duncan grantor until 1926
      D-259: William Duncan from Isaac Gray, P/A, 22 Sept. 1826, rec. 6 May 1844, lot 133, Dist. 8
      No other grantee until after 1901
      D-259: 22 Sept. 1826, Isaac Gray of Fayette Co. GA for diverse causes and considerations appoint William Duncan of Richmond Co. GA as attorney to make deed to Peter Binnock of last said county, to lot 133 in 8th Dist. of Houston Co., for $700. Wit. Isaac Smith, John L. Beavins. Rec. 6 May 1844. (FHL film 412,158)
      D-260: 30 Sept. 1826, Isaac Gray to Peter Bannock, /s/ by William Duncan, atty. (FHL film 412,158)


Carroll Co. GA Deed (FHL film 341,944, transcribed book)
      B-116: Crawford Co., 1 Sept. 1827, Thomas Cato of Crawford Co. to Thomas Carroll of Fayette Co., $218, lot #134 in 11th Dist. Carroll Co. granted to Thomas Cato; wit. G.M. Duncan, John C. Hamilton. Talbot Co., 2 May 1831, oath of witness George M. Duncan, bef. Wright Sherrod JP; rec. 15 Nov. 1831.


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