Duncans in Heard Co. GA


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

Last revised August 9, 2003

Formed 1830 from Carroll, Coweta, Troup


1830-1840 Heard Co. GA Census
      No Duncan indexed

1850 Heard Co. GA Census
Pg.167, #447, Edward Y. DUNKIN 35 GA none
                  Martha 25 GA

1860 Heard Co. GA Census
P.O. Houston
Pg.747, #592-577, E.Y. DUNCAN (m) 44 GA hireling $0-$100
                  Martha 32 GA
                  Mary J.E. 8, Ava A.J. 5, William P. 2/12 GA
                  Edward Y. 9, John 12 GA
                  (MAD: Edmund Young Duncan, wife Martha Ann Bryan dau. of Edmund Bryan, per query in 1975/76, no source given; MAD: Martha and children in 1870 Covington Co. AL census)
                  (MAD: one Edward Y. Duncan was a purchaser at estate sale of Guilford Guilder 11/16/1839 in Troup Co. GA; from pg.124, "Estate Records of Troup Co. GA 1827-1850" by Randall A. Allen & Danny Knight, FHL fiche 6,093,442 and book 975.8463 P2a)

1870 Heard Co. GA Census
Dist.939, P.O. Franklin
Pg.392, #1139-1078, WILKES, Henry 27 GA MULATTO farming $0-$0
                  Drucilla 20 GA MULATTO keeping house
                  Lucinda 4, James 3, Earnest 1 GA MULATTO
                  DUNKIN, Toney (m) 14 GA BLACK farm laborer


Carroll Co. GA Deed (FHL film 341,944; transcribed book)
      C-470: Heard Co., 15 Dec. 1837, Reddick Garner of Heard Co. to McKeen Cook of Randolph Co., state afsd, $15, 1/4 lot #163 in 11th Dist. Carroll Co., wit. William M. Coram, William M. Garner. 1 Oct. 1838, oath of William Coram that he saw deed "assigned;" wit. Nathaniel Duncan JP; rec. 15 July 1839. (MAD: perhaps transcribed from C-462)

Lumpkin Co. GA Deed (FHL film 281,682)
      E-302: 28 Dec. 1837, Mathew Duncan of Herd Co. GA to Lewis Barker of Lumpkin Co. GA, $80, Lot #80 in 13th Dist. of 1st Sec., orig. Cherokee now Lumpkin Co. Wit. John S. Dunkin, Peter E. Dunkin. Reg. on oath of Peter E. Dunkin.

Taylor Co. GA Deeds (SLC 6/10/2008)
      B-87: 29 Oct. 1856, Robert M. Jennings of Troup Co. GA to Edmund Duncan trustee &c of Heard Co. GA, for $250, lot 127 in 14th Dist. originally Muscogee but now Taylor Co., 202 acres, to Edmund Duncan and his wife Annie for their lives, not subject to their debts, and to Annie if she survives her husband, then to be inherited by their children Joseph and Mary Jane, making a trustee of Edmund for the land, in exchange for a lot of land of 40 acres where Duncan now lives in Heard Co., where the title is the same. Edmund as trustee for his children. Wit. Thomas Buttrill, M.L. Culberson JP. (FHL film 321,110)


"Roster of Confederate Soldiers of GA 1861-1865" by Lillian Henderson, Director of the State Division of Confederate Pensions and Records for the state of Georgia, 6 vols. (FHL book 975.8 M22h)
      3:876: 35th Regiment GA Volunteer Infantry, Army of Northern VA; Co.D, Heard & Troup Cos. GA: Edward Y. Duncan, Private, Sept. 23, 1861. Died at Evansport, VA, Dec. 11, 1861.


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