Duncans in Columbia Co. WI


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

Last revised August 19, 2007

Formed 1846 from Portage


1850 Columbia Co. WI Census
Village of Wyocena
Pg.164, #784, John FAINER (FARMER?) 23 SCT
                  Catherine A. 22 SCT
                  Jennett 11/12 WI
                  John DUNCAN 16 SCT
Pg.164, #791, Hotel
                  Elizabeth DUNCAN 20 SCT
Village of Winnebago
Pg.181, #1050, David DUNCAN 37 NY tailor
                  Catharin (sic) 30 NY
                  Caroline 9 OH
                  William 6 NY
                  Cassias W. (m) 4, Mariam (f) 2 WI
                  (MAD: ?? Cassius 14 MO in 1860 Macon Co. MO census, ?? Miriam 10 WI in 1860 Shelby Co. MO census)

1860 Columbia Co. WI Census
      No Duncan indexed

1870 Columbia Co. WI Census
City of Portage, Ward 2
Pg.289, #85-85, DUNCAN, Thomas B. 41 IRE clothing mer. $0-$1200, parents of foreign birth
                  Abbey (f) 39 IRE keeping house, parents of foreign birth
                  Thomas 16 OH at home, parents of foreign birth
                  Lizzie 14 OH at home, parents of foreign birth
                  John 11 WI at home, parents of foreign birth
                  Frank 9, Joseph 7 WI at home, parents of foreign birth
                  Mary 5, William 3 WI at home, parents of foreign birth
                  Ignatius (m) 8/12 WI at home, b.Nov., parents of foreign birth
                  Mary 70 IRE in family, parents of foreign birth
                  (MAD: 1860 Winnebago Co. WI census)

HISTORIES before 1923

"Historical encyclopedia of Illinois and history of Warren Co." by Tracy, Reny, Emma Roberts Hubble; IL ed. by Newton Bateman & Paul Selby, Warren Co. ed. by Hugh R. Moffett, Thomas H. Rogers; pub. Chicago: Munsell Pub. Co., 1903, 1097 pgs. (LH6211, HeritageQuest images 4/2007; FHL film 825,608 and 1,000,520 item 2)
      Pg.969-970: DAVIS, IRA W., Point Pleasant Township, Warren Co. ILL (post office Swan Creek), ... born in Mahoning County, Ohio, June 13, 1831, son of Reuben H. and Annie (Barclay) Davis ... in 1855 to Roseville Township, Warren Co. IL, for 8 years, then to Point Pleasant Township. .... Twice married ... his first wife was Sarah J. Amon, who was born in 1830, the daughter of George and Sarah Amon, natives of and lived in Mercer County, Pennsylvania. Had children ... Mrs. Davis died May 28, 1878. On December 7, 1884, Mr. Davis was married in Roseville Township, to Nellie Duncan, who was born in Wisconsin, December 25, 1849, a daughter of David and Catharine (Briggs) Duncan. Mr. Duncan, who was a tailor, moved from Rochester, New York, to Ohio, thence to Wisconsin, and then to Missouri, where he and his wife both died. (MAD: 1850 Columbia Co. WI, ? 1860 Shelby Co. MO; Rochester, Monroe Co. NY)


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