Duncans in Clarke Co. VA


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

Last revised September 18, 2003

Formed 1836 from Frederick


1840-1860 Clarke Co. VA Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Clarke Co. VA Census
Greenway Twp.
Pg.484, #102-106, KERFOOT, William C. 65 VA (white) farmer $48,000-$2,000
                  William H. 19 VA works on farm
                  DUNKIN, Mary 40 VA (white) keeping house
                  Ada 4 VA
                  SEALS, Matilda 17 VA BLACK domestic servant
                  Winston (m) 13 VA MULATTO works on farm

HISTORIES before 1923

1890 "History of Lower Shenandoah Valley, Cos. of Frederick, Berkeley, Jefferson & Clarke" by Norris (FHL book 975.59 H2n)
      Genealogy & Biography: Pg.636-7: James F. Kerfoot, farmer, P.O. Millwood [Clarke Co. VA] (more on Kerfoot ancestry), born Sept. 2, 1832, eldest of a family of ten children born to William C. and Eliza Ann (Sowers) Kerfoot. William C. died in May 1880 aged 75 years, and his wife Eliza died in 1868 aged 53 years. Of the other sons, ... William Henry is living in Fauquier Co. VA. James F. Kerfoot, our subject, was educated at Columbian College, Washington, DC, graduating 1852. He married Miss S. Olivia Duncan, daughter of E.G. Duncan of Culpeper Co. VA, a descendant of one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, and has a family of four children: William D., Daniel H., J. Frank and Cora Lee, the latter being the wife of Homer Boughner of Clarksburg, WV. ...


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