Duncans in Paulding Co. OH


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

Last revised May 25, 2012

Formed 1820 from Darke
Defiance formed 1845 from Williams, Henry, Paulding


1820-1850 Paulding Co. OH Census
      No Duncan indexed

1860 Paulding Co. OH Census
Washington Twp.
Pg.109, #239-230, Fielding DUNCAN 45 VA BLACK day laborer $400-$160
                  Char... (Charity) (f) 50 GA BLACK
                  Howard COVINGTON 21 SC MULATTO carpenter
                  Louisaina (f) 21 GA MULATTO (name as spelled)
                  Frances E. (f) 6, Mary F. 2 GA MULATTO
                  Unnamed (f) 10/12 OH MULATTO

1870 Paulding Co. OH Census
Crane Twp.
Pg.505, #178-169, DUNAKIN, David 52 MA farm laborer $0-$600
                  Caroline 49 NY keeping house
                  Edson (m) 23 NY work on farm
                  Alven (m) 17 MI work on farm
                  Oren (m) 13, George 6 MI at home
                  SUMMERS, Mary 45 NJ domestic servant


Fairfield Co. OH Deed (FHL film 295,293)
      19-141: 6 Sept. 1851, According to an agreement between A.D. Hes, widow of David Hes late of Fairfield Co. OH, and Mary Duncan, Thomas Duncan, Matilda A. Shaw, O.P. Shaw, Wm. R. Hes and Henry Hes by his guardian Lewis Evans, heirs of afsd. David Hes decd, for purpose of assigning dower in Henry Co., to wit, W 1/2 NW 1/4 Sec. 10 T5N R8E, 44 acres; and W 1/2 NW 1/4 Sec.10 T5N, 80 acres; and 1/4 of land in Paulding Co., NE 1/4 Sec.24 T1N R3E; and one house and lot #60 in town of Rushville, Fairfield Co., conveyed by Edward B. Thompson to David Hes 8 Nov. 1825, and house and lot #11 in Newark, Licking Co., conveyed by Joseph Coffman & wife Margaret of Licking Co. to David Hess of Fairfield Co., total appraisal $2154, 1/3 of which is $718; the widow A.D. Hes elects house and lot in Newark, Licking Co., and money and part of lot in town of Rushville. (MAD: more not copied)


Some early Duncans in Paulding Co. OH:
      David Duncan, 4 Dec. 1882, died age 84y 3m 16d, bur. Clark Cemetery with Carolina Dunkin, wife of David, 1/27/1821 - 3/3/1911, and George H. Dunkin, son of D.&C. Dunkin, died 12/5/1882 age 18y; inscriptions read "father" and "brother". (from pg.330 Vol.5#2 4/1972, from Vol.II, "Gateway to the West" by Ruth Bowers and Anita Short, 1989 reprint of periodical 1967 to 1978, FHL book 977.1 D25g, from Denzil Mauldin 5/1984)


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