Duncans in Putnam Co. TN


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

Last revised June 24, 2001

Formed 1842 from White, Jackson, Overton, Dekalb


1850 Putnam Co. TN Census
      Not available

1860 Putnam Co. TN Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Putnam Co. TN Census
8th Civil District
Pg.158, #5-5, DUNCAN, G.P. (m) 30 TN farming $350-$250
                  Lucinda 28 TN keeping house
                  Mary E. 7, John T. 4, Emer J. (f) 2 TN
                  Martha S. 2/12 TN b.March
                  (MAD: Granderson P. Duncan, 1860 White Co. TN census)
16th Civil District
Pg.223, #20-20, DUNCAN, Tillman 35 TN farmer $175-$200
                  Nancy J. 26 TN keeping house
                  Margaret E. 13 IL at home
                  Sidney (m) 7, James T. 4, William H. 2 TN
                  Mary S. 3/12 Apr. TN
                  (MAD: Tilman C. Duncan mar. Nancy Jane Tollent 4/17/1862 White Co. TN)


Putnam Co. TN Deeds 1854-1911 (FHL film 979,730 direct and reverse index)
      G-420: Duncan, C.B. from Stephen Davis, Ct. Ord. (Book G, 1869-1872)
      O-79: Duncan, Cicero B. from A.V. Blake (Book O, 1891-1893) (MAD: 1860 Maury Co. TN census)
      Next deed was 1895 grantor, not copied


Putnam Co. TN Circuit Court Minutes 1842-1856, typed by WPA, indexed (FHL film 24,787; from Alice Duncan 1978)
      Pg.157: 9 April 1855, proclamation from Sheriff of Fentress Co.; Sheriff of Fentress Co. to return writ of venira facias (summons for jury duty), 6 Nov. 1854, in State of TN vs William & Isaac Crabtree for murder; record of Fentress Co. to be filed in Putnam Co.; jurors summoned included Berdine Young, John Duncan, Thomas Riley in Dist. 7, others in other districts. (John Duncan was not selected as a juror in that case.)
      Pg.441: 13 Oct. 1856: Levy - no goods and chattels to be found in my county; levied on tract of land of the Deft. in Dist. #10 and adjoining lands of Joseph Allison and Robert Walker, said to contain twelve acres. My fee 100c. /s/ J.W. Carr, Constable.
      Pg.354-5: Aug., 1856: William Walker Juror for Aug. term of court.


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