Duncans in Pulaski Co. GA


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

Last revised September 17, 2003

Formed 1808 from Laurens, Wilkinson
Wilcox formed 1857 from Dooly, Irwin, Pulaski
Dodge formed 1870 from Montgomery, Pulaski, Telfair
Bleckley formed 1912 from Pulaski


1820-1840 Pulaski Co. GA Census
      No Duncan indexed

1850 Pulaski Co. GA Census
Pg.264, #547?, Cury? McNICA? 36 GA
                  Nancy A. 36 GA
                  Elsey W. COOPER (f) 8 GA
                  Jno. J. DUNCAN 45 NC teacher

1860-1870 Pulaski Co. GA Census
      No Duncan indexed


GA Land Lotteries; Pulaski Co. GA
      Name, lottery year, militia district & county of residence, draw
      Duncan, William, 1821, of Freemans Dist., Wilkes Co., drew lot #236 in Sec.4, Dooly Co. (MAD: later Pulaski Co.)

Pulaski Co. GA Deeds & mortgages; index 1807-1899 (FHL film 177,762)
      G-52: Sarah H. Duncan to Thomas Adams, 3/4/1810, rec. 8/10/1821
      M-26: Chas. Illius to Alexander Duncan et al, 10/24/1854, rec. 11/24/1854
      M-364: Alexander Duncan et al to Thomas Illius & wife, 1/23/1856, rec. 12/24/1857, mortgage paid
      Next deeds were 1870 & later, not copied
      MAD: No deed found for William Duncan or his admin. B.M. Thompson; Deed Books L 1849-54 (FHL film 177,768) and M 1854-1863 (FHL film 177,769) not indexed in book itself, no deed found in Book M for Dec. 1854 or Jan. 1855; William Duncan of Wilkes Co. was granted lot #236 in Sec.4 Dooly Co. in the 1821 lottery, which I think should later have been Pulaski Co.

Pulaski Co. GA Deeds
      G-52: 24 March 1810, Sarah Ann Duncan of Liberty Co. GA, spinster, to Thomas Adams of Pulaski Co. GA, $45, lot 261 in 15th Dist. of Wilkinson Co. adj. lots 262, 260, 280 and 250, drawn in land lottery by said Sarah Ann Duncan of Liberty Co.; wit. Thomas Nelme, David Foreman. (FHL film 177,766)
      M-26: 24 Oct. 1854, Charles Illius of City of NY and Elizabeth his wife to Alexander Duncan, Watts Sherman, William B. Duncan and Charles H. Dalney, composing the firm of Duncan, Sherman & Co., mortgage; Illius owes them $2500 secured by bond for $50,000 of this date, mortgage land of 300,000 (three hundred thousand) acres in GA in Pulaski, Laurens, Telfair and Montgomery Cos., conveyed to Illius by Amos Davis by deed 16 Dec. 1853 rec. Pulaski Co. Deed Book L pg.515-518, Laurens Co. Deed Book M pgs.402-406, Telfair Co. Deed Book W#14 pgs.1-7, and Montgomery Co. Deed Book T pgs.195-199; wit. M.M. Benton, Edwin F. Corey. (FHL film 177,769) (MAD: see Rhode Island and New York)
      M-364: 23 Jan. 1856, mortgage paid, deed M-26.
      Deed Book M - not indexed


Pulaski Co. GA Estate records 1800-1938; DeZonck, Jacob to Dykes, Allen (FHL film 1,819,648)
      No Duncan

Pulaski Co. GA Probate Court, Judgements, 1836-1895, Cole, Allen to Green, Robert (FHL film 1,831,780)
      Suit in debt 1874, Sud Duncan (not copied)

Pulaski Co. GA Inferior Court declarations [suits for unpaid debts], 1828-1864 (FHL film 177,811)
      Vol.A, 1828-1849 - no Duncan


Madison Co. GA Inventories, Appraisals, & Sales 1813-1857 (FHL film 351,759)
      D-351: Appraisal and inventory of estate of William Duncan Sr., decd, includes 202-1/2 acres in originally Dooly now Pulaski Co., and a tract in Madison Co. of 375 acres, $1,000. Appraisers Alfred Segraves, Samuel Strickland, Ivil Hunt. 27 June 1853.

Madison Co. GA Returns & Vouchers (FHL film 351,763)
      G-447: Return for 1854, estate of William Duncan Sr. decd, expenses to and from Pulaski Co. to sell land, sold 1st Tuesday in Dec. 1854.


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