Duncans in Leon Co. TX


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

Last revised August 10, 2002

Formed 1846 from Robertson
Madison formed 1842 from Leon, Grimes, Walker


1850 Leon Co. TX Census (and from Lucille Mehrkam 10/1983)
Pg.327, #107-107, John T. DUNCAN 39 GA farmer $400
                  Emily C. 34 AL
                  James J. SINCLER 4 AL
                  (MAD: one John T. Duncan mar. Emila C. Philips 10/27/1835 Sumter Co. AL; 1839-1840 Shelby Co. TX)

1860 Leon Co. TX Census (pg.276 also from Jean Walker 8/1984)
Centreville P.O.
Pg.266, #417-417, J.T. DUNCAN (m) 45 GA farmer $6400-$16800
                  Emily C. 45 AL
                  J.L. SINCLAIR (m) 14 AL
Pg.276, #557-557, R.D. HENDRICK (m) 25 AL farmer $0-$400 (mar/in/year)
                  Terissa 20 TN (mar/in/year)
Pg.276, #558-558, R.H. DUNCAN (m) 60 SC farmer $1500-$2725
                  Elizabeth 64 SC
                  Arthur D. 25, Parker C. 22 AL
                  Martin V. 19 AL farmers
                  B.C. WALLACE (m) 11 AR
                  (MAD: Richard H. Duncan in 1850 Marion Co. AL census)
Pg.276, #559-559, Sampson HEAD 53 TN, Bettie A. 49 SC, & family

1870 Leon Co. TX Census (pg.83 also from Lyn Rose 7/2000)
Leona, Precinct #II
Pg.56, #120-120, DUNCAN, Jack 50 NC MULATTO farm laborer $0-$130
                  Malisey 44 NC BLACK keeping house
                  Jane 15, Emma 14 TX BLACKS at home
                  Alph (f/m written over) 12 TX BLACK at home
                  Emand (m) 10 TX BLACK
Centerville Precinct #IV, Oct 14, 1870
Pg.83, #6-6, DAVIS, James 38 AL farmer $160-$400
                  Mary 28 MS keepinghouse
                  Clo (f) 7, Nathan 4 TX at home
                  George 2 TX at home
                  Puty? (f) 7/12 TX b.Mar. at home
                  LOOKINGBILL, Mary 18 AL at home
Pg.83, #8-8, LOOKINGBILL, Susan 50 SC farming $150-$600
                  James 14, Abner 12 TX
                  Cally (f) 8, Margaret 6, Sarah 4 TX
Pg.83, #9-9, DUNCAN, R. (m) 21 AL farm labor $0-$200
                  Laura 20 AL keepinghouse
                  (LR: ?Richard H. Duncan, possibly grandson of Richard H. Duncan from AL; Laura or Louisa possibly a Lookingbill or Collins)


Some early Duncans in Leon Co. TX:
      R.H. Duncan, 6 Dec. 1862, born in Leon Co. TX; hanged in Eagle Pass 9/18/1891; his brother Abijah (Bige) Duncan in unmarked grave; in Barnett Cemetery, San Saba Co. TX (Supplement pg.9, "San Saba Co. TX Cemetery Inscriptions" by Joyce Capps; from Jean Walker 10/1984; FHL book 976.468 V3c and film 1,421,867 item 9)


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