Duncans in Indiana Misc. Counties


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

Last revised May 24, 2012

Formed 1835 from White, Warren
Benton formed 1840 from Jasper
Newton formed 1859 from Jasper

1840-1850 Jasper Co. IN Census
      No Duncan indexed

1860 Jasper Co. IN Census
Hanging Grove
Pg.892, #562-552, Isaac PARKER 27 VA farmer $10,000-$1,500
                  Rhoda A. (f) 25 IN
                  John BANES 25 IN
                  Elizabeth DUNCAN 22 IN
                  William BABBS 15 IN
                  Joseph OTT 9 OH

1870 Jasper Co. IN Census
      No Duncan indexed

Formed 1836 from Porter, Newton

1840-1880 Lake Co. IN Census
      No Duncan indexed

"Counties of Porter and Lake, Indiana : historical and biographical : illustrated" by Hubert S Skinner, Weston S Goodspeed, Robert Beer, G A Garard, et al; pub. Chicago: F.A. Battey & Co., 1882, 770 pgs. (LH6276, HeritageQuest images 5/2007; FHL film 973,028 and 934,917 item 1)
      Pg.701-702: North Township, Lake County. C.N. TOWLE is a native of New Hampshire, where his childhood was spent. When eight years old, he was taken to Massachusetts, where he passed his school days, and where he acquired a fair education and afterward served as apprenticeship to the butchering business. This trade he followed in Hammond, Ind., up to a period of six years ago, during which length of time he was foreman of a slaughtering establishment; he was married in Massachusetts, to Miss Hattie Duncan, of Haverhill, whose parents were of English descent. This union was blessed by one child, Charles C. (MAD: no dates) (MAD: Haverhill, Essex Co. MA)

Formed 1859 from Jasper
Lake formed 1836 from Porter, Newton

1860-1880 Newton Co. IN Census
      No Duncan indexed

Newton Co. IN Deed Index (SLC 10/7/2011)
   Index, Grantor, v. 1-2 (transcribed), 1860-1875 (FHL film 2,080,390 items 1-2)
      Duncan, Hardin to Mechach R. Hyalt, WD, Apr. 12, 1873, $500, NW Sec.17 T30R8, Apr. 25, 1873, 12-193
   Index, Grantor-Grantee, 1839-1868 (FHL film 2,080,390 items 3-4)
   Index, Grantee, v.1, 1860-1867 (FHL film 2,080,391 item 4)
      No Duncan

Newton Co. IN Deed
      12-193: (filled in form) 12 April 1873, Hardin Duncan and wife Julia A. Duncan of Ripley Co. IN, convey and warrant to Mechach R. Hyatt of Nevada Co., CA, for $500, real estate in Newton Co. IN, NW 1/4 Sec.17 Twp.30N Range 8W. /s/ Hardin Duncan, Julia A. Duncan. They appeared before Thomas E. Willsin, Notary Public of Ripley Co. IN, 12 April 1873. Recorded 25 April 1873. (FHL film 2,080,477)


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