Duncans in Boone Co. IA


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

Last revised January 1, 2012

Formed 1846 from Polk
Tama formed 1843 from Boone, Benton
Story formed 1846 from Jasper, Polk, Boone


1850 Boone Co. IA Census
      No Duncan indexed

1860 Boone Co. IA Census
Dodge Twp., P.O. Ridgeport
Pg.168, #175-224, M.J. DANKINS (DAWKINS?) (m) 26 KY farmer $520-$350
                  Nancy J. (f) 23 IN farmer
                  John H. 3 IN
                  Susan J. 7/12 IA
Pg.277, #352-286, Johnson DANKINS 61 KY farmer $3000-$650
                  Dercus (f) 28 KY farmer $450-$400
                  Benj. 25 KY farmer $450-$150
                  Thos. 23 KY farmer $450-$250, mar. in year
                  Julia 17 IN mar. in year
                  Elizabeth STUSCH? 5 IN

1870 Boone Co. IA Census
Montana P.O.
Pg.59, #147-148, GRIFFIN, Frederick F. 24 NY Frt.Conductor $0-$110
                  Ellen 23 PA
                  Nattie (f) 1 NY
                  DUNHAM, Jane 56 NY
                  (MAD: indexed Jane Dunkin)
Dodge Twp.
Pg.95-96, #188-195, GREEN, Robert 36 NC farmer $9200-$3202
                  Loduska (f) 36 IN keeping house
                  Jesse C. 21 IA works on farm
                  H. Willis 20, John 17 IA works on farm
                  Sevilla (f) 15 at home
                  LACKEY, Andrew 13 IA at home
                  Hiram 10 IA at home
                  GREEN, Hulda (f) 7 IA at home
                  Lewis M. 2 IA at home
                  DUNCAN, Charlotte 72 VA no occupation
                  (MAD: 1860 Marshall Co. IA census)
Pg.96, #196-201, DUNCAN, Chas. 54 SC farm laborer $0-$250
                  Louisa C. 26 IN keeping house
                  Mary A. 21 IN dom. servant
                  Sarah A. 4 IA at home
                  Julia A. 2 IA
                  Eliza A. 5/12 IA b.Jan.
                  (MAD: plainly written "Chas." but was Giles Duncan 45 IN in 1860 Marshall Co. IA census, 1850 Greene Co. IN census; Giles Duncan mar. S/L.C. Arney 3/19/1865 Marshall Co. IA; 1880 Boone Co. IA census as Jiles, wife Caroline)
Yell Twp.
Pg.185, #139-134, DUNKIN, John M. 27 IN farmer $0-$190
                  Kesiah (f) 23 IN keeps house
                  Viola (f) 3, Giles (m) 1 IA
                  (MAD: plainly written John "M." but was plainly written John "W." in 1860 Marshall Co. IA census; John M. Duncan mar. Kisiah Dolason 7/17/1866)


Boone Co. IA Deed Indexes (SLC 6/4/2011)
   Index 1855-1865 (FHL film 1,034,330 items 4-5)
      H-233: Dankins, Johnson to Bass, Jesse, May 19, 1865, filed May 6, 1865, H-233 deed, SE 1/4 SW 1/4 and SW 1/4 SE 1/4 Sec.20 T85 R26N, 80 acres (MAD: probably Dawkins, per grantee deed B-554)
      No Duncan
   Index 1865-1874, Grantee A-M (FHL film 1,034,330 item 6)
      9-403: Duncan, Giles C. from Margaret J. Bostetter, April 19, 1873, March 19, 1873, Warr deed, 9-403, 10 acres off E side of lot 2 fr Sec.2 84-23
      13-162: Duncan, Giles from Jesse C. Green, May 25, 1874, April 7, 1874, W.D., 13-162, Con? 32 rods 3 of NW cor of SE 1/4 NE 1/4 Sec.34-85-27 thence S 40 rods E 40 rods N 40 rods to beg, 10 acres
   Index 1865-1874, grantor (FHL film 1,034,331)
      No Duncan grantor

Boone Co. IA Original index to deeds 1853-1858 (FHL film 1,531,765 item 2; SLC 9/30/2011)
      Village index - no Duncan grantor or grantee

Boone Co. IA Deeds (SLC 6/4/2011)
      9-403: 29 March 1873, Margaret J. Bostetler of Boone Co. IA for $175 sell to Giles C. Duncan of Boone Co. IA, 10 acres off the East Side of Fractional Lot 2 of Section 2 Township 84 Range 27 West, Boone County Iowa; lawfully seized in fee simple of said premises, they are free from incumbrance except about $10? ($20?) of back taxes, warrant title. /s/ Margaret J. Bostetler. She appeared 29 March 1873 before F.M. Spurrier? JP. Filed for record 19 April 1873. (on printed form; FHL film 1,034,341)
      13-162: 7 April 1874, Jesse C. Green, a singleman of Boone Co. IA for $80 sell to Giles Duncan of Boone Co. IA, premises commencing 32 rods South of the NW corner of SE 1/4 of NE 1/4 of Sec.34 Twp.85N Range 27W, 5 PM Iowa, running south 40 rods, then east 40 rods then north 40 rods then west to the place of beginning, containing 10 acres more or less. Warrant title. /s/ Jesse C. Green. He appeared 7 April 1874 before A.J. Barsiley, Notary Public. Filed for record 25 May 1874. (on printed form; FHL film 1,034,377; MAD's abbreviation for NorthEast, etc.)


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