Elizabeth King

Female, #8381, b. November 15, 1817, d. October 17, 1888
FatherWilliam Edwards King Jr1 b. Oct 3, 1773, d. Feb 24, 1822
MotherElizabeth Basket1 b. May 7, 1791, d. Feb 24, 1822
BirthNovember 15, 1817Elizabeth was born November 15, 1817 in Nelson County, Kentucky.2,3,4,5,6,7 
Death of FatherFebruary 24, 1822Her father, William, died on February 24, 1822..1 
Death of MotherFebruary 24, 1822Her mother, Elizabeth, died on February 24, 1822..8,9 
MarriageMarch 29, 1841She married William Withers Duncan Jr, son of William Withers Duncan Sr and Nancy Jennings, March 29, 1841 in Shelby County, Kentucky.4,10,11,12  
Birth of DaughterJanuary 16, 1842Her daughter Nancy was born January 16, 1842 in Shelby County, Kentucky.13,14 
Birth of DaughterOctober 8, 1843Her daughter Caroline was born October 8, 1843 in Shelby County, Kentucky.14,7,6 
Birth of SonSeptember 4, 1845Her son James was born September 4, 1845 in Kentucky.5,7,6 
Birth of SonJanuary 12, 1846Her son William was born January 12, 1846 in Kentucky.14 
Birth of DaughterSeptember 13, 1849Her daughter Sarah was born September 13, 1849 in Shelby County, Kentucky.13 
Death of SonOctober 7, 1849Her son, James, died on October 7, 1849.13 
Birth of SonJanuary 22, 1852Her son Newton was born January 22, 1852 in Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky.7,6 
Birth of DaughterDecember 21, 1854Her daughter Mary was born December 21, 1854 in Kentucky.7,6,15 
Birth of DaughterApril 25, 1857Her daughter Lucy was born April 25, 1857 in Shelby County, Kentucky.14 
Birth of SonJuly 24, 1859Her son Henry was born July 24, 1859 in Shelby County, Kentucky.16,5 
Death of SonApril 30, 1860Her son, Henry, died on April 30, 1860.13 
Birth of SonMarch 26, 1861Her son Oscar was born March 26, 1861 in Shelby County, Kentucky.14,7,6 
Marriage of DaughterFebruary 8, 1866Her daugher, Sarah Frances Duncan, married Thomas J Guthrie on February 8, 1866 in Shelby County, Kentucky.17,7,13 
(widow) DeathSeptember 16, 1866Elizabeth was widowed when her husband, William, died on September 16, 1866.18,19,20,6 
Marriage of DaughterDecember 18, 1866Her daugher, Caroline Jennings Duncan, married John D McCormick on December 18, 1866.7,6 
Marriage of DaughterDecember 29, 1871Her daugher, Nancy Mildred Duncan, married Rev Willett Franklin Clark on December 29, 1871.7,6,21 
Marriage of DaughterMarch 13, 1873Her daugher, Mary Evelyn Duncan, married Ransom Gentry Tharp on March 13, 1873 in Shelby County, Kentucky.13 
Marriage of SonFebruary 17, 1874Her son, Newton Porter Duncan, married Julia Belle Bright on February 17, 1874.16,6 
Marriage of DaughterNovember 24, 1880Her daugher, Lucy Jane Duncan, married John C Allen on November 24, 1880.7,6 
Marriage of SonDecember 20, 1881Her son, Oscar Daniel Duncan, married Belle Bertha Peyton on December 20, 1881 in Franklin County, Kentucky.16 
Marriage of SonOctober 28, 1886Her son, William Albertus Duncan, married Emma M Clark on October 28, 1886.13,22,23 
Death - Conflict InfOctober 7, 1888Conflicting information indicates that she died on October 7, 1888 in Shelby County, Kentucky.4,5 
DeathOctober 17, 1888Elizabeth died October 17, 1888 in Shelby County, Kentucky at age 70.7,6,13  
BurialHer body was buried in Duncan Cemetery (near Jacksonville), Shelby County, Kentucky.5 

Family

William Withers Duncan Jr b. 9 Jun 1802, d. 16 Sep 1866
Children 1.Nancy Mildred Duncan+ b. Jan 16, 1842, d. Jun 1, 1911
 2.Caroline Jennings Duncan+ b. Oct 8, 1843, d. Feb 24, 1919
 3.James Martin Duncan b. Sep 4, 1845, d. Oct 7, 1849
 4.William Albertus Duncan b. Jan 12, 1846, d. Mar 8, 1912
 5.Sarah Frances Duncan+ b. Sep 13, 1849
 6.Newton Porter Duncan+ b. Jan 22, 1852, d. Mar 4, 1933
 7.Mary Evelyn Duncan+ b. Dec 21, 1854, d. Jan 10, 1908
 8.Lucy Jane Duncan+ b. Apr 25, 1857, d. Sep 30, 1943
 9.Henry Clay Duncan b. Jul 24, 1859, d. Apr 30, 1860
 10.Oscar Daniel Duncan+ b. Mar 26, 1861, d. Mar 14, 1913
Note-ShackelfordElizabeth King Elizabeth King was only 5 yrs old when her parents both died from milkpoisioning on the same day. Statement of that found on NSDAR paperssubmitted by Helen Page Wathen for the Society's acceptance of her thruher grandfather (Newton Porter Duncan); great-grandfather, William W.Duncan; 2nd g-grandfather and wife Elizabeth King; 3rd g-grandfather,William Edwards King & wife, Elizabeth Basket, dau of Martin Basket(Soldier of the Revolution).
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See photo of her tombstone in my Duncan Bk/Binder
taken at the Duncan Cemetery in 1992 in Shelbyville, Ky., nearJacksonville

Inscribed on stone: FAREWELL SWEET MOTHER A LONG FAREWELL/ YOUR SORROWSAND SUFFERINGS ARE O'ER, EACH OF US HOPES TO MEET YOU AT LAST/ ON THEBEAUTIFUL HEAVENLY SHORE
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On Elizabeth's King's daughter's (Carrie McCormick) death cert. thebirthplace
of Elizabeth King is given as Missouri by her granddaughter, BessieMcCormick.13 
Census 1850October 9, 1850Elizabeth was listed as a member, his wife, of William Withers Duncan Jr's household in the 1850 Census on October 9, 1850 in District 1, Shelby County, Kentucky. Other members of the household listed were Nancy Mildred Duncan, Caroline Jennings Duncan, William Albertus Duncan, Sarah Frances Duncan and Mary S Bland.24
Census 1860June 28, 1860Elizabeth was listed as a member, his wife, of William Withers Duncan Jr's household in the 1860 Census on June 28, 1860 in Christianburg, Shelby County, Kentucky. Other members of the household listed were Nancy Mildred Duncan, Caroline Jennings Duncan, William Albertus Duncan, Sarah Frances Duncan, Newton Porter Duncan, Mary Evelyn Duncan and Lucy Jane Duncan.25
Census 1870July 14, 1870Elizabeth was listed as the head of a household in the 1870 Census on July 14, 1870 in Jacksonville, Shelby County, Kentucky. Other members of the household listed were Nancy Mildred Duncan, William Albertus Duncan, Newton Porter Duncan, Mary Evelyn Duncan, Lucy Jane Duncan and Oscar Daniel Duncan.13,26
Census 1880June 11, 1880Elizabeth was listed as the head of a household in the 1880 Census on June 11, 1880 in District 190, Shelby County, Kentucky. Other members of the household listed were Lucy Jane Duncan, William Albertus Duncan, Ransom Gentry Tharp, Mary Evelyn Duncan, Gertrude Tharp and Anna Price Tharp.15
Last EditedJan 27, 2011

Citations

  1. [S2336] Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, e-mail to Garril L Kueber December 6, 2001.
  2. [S2103] Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, e-mail to Garril L Kueber April 24, 2001, has the place as Shelby or Nelson Co, Kentucky.
  3. [S3338] Charles Cook, e-mail to Garril L Kueber September 18, 2006.
  4. [S1354] Duncan surname file,.
  5. [S2078] Cemeteries in Shelby County, Kentucky, Duncan Cemetery.
  6. [S2369] Family Bible of William Duncan,.
  7. [S2350] Descendents of Robert R Duncan, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges.
  8. [S2370] Martin Basket and Frances Shepherd, Family Group Sheet.
  9. [S2845] Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, e-mail to Garril L Kueber October 30, 2002.
  10. [S2350] Descendents of Robert R Duncan, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, has March 28, 1841 in Bedford Co, Virginia.
  11. [S2364] Eula Richardson Hasskarl, Shelby County Kentucky Marriages Vol II (1834-1878), Marriage of William Duncan and Elizabeth King.
  12. [S2369] Family Bible of William Duncan, , has March 28, 1841.
  13. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  14. [S3193] Ancestry.com database, Kentucky Deaths 1911-2000,.
  15. [S2620] U.S. Census Kentucky 1880, Shelby Co, District 190.
  16. [S2103] Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, e-mail to Garril L Kueber April 24, 2001.
  17. [S2365] Eula Richardson Hasskarl, Shelby County Kentucky Marriages Vol II (1834-1878), Marriage of Thomas Guthrie and Sarah Duncan.
  18. [S1354] Duncan surname file, , has the date as September 16.
  19. [S2103] Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, e-mail to Garril L Kueber April 24, 2001, has September 6.
  20. [S2350] Descendents of Robert R Duncan, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, has September 6.
  21. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),, Marriage Records on Nancy Mildred Duncan & Rev. W F Clark from,
    Sources:
    Title: The Kentucky Genealogist
    Page: Vol 2, Number 3, Jul-Sep 1960, Baskett, Page and Duncan BibleRecords, pg. 108
    Title: The Kentucky Genealogist, Vol 2, #3, Jul-Sep 1960, Pg. 108.
  22. [S2350] Descendents of Robert R Duncan, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, has date Oct 28, 1866.
  23. [S2369] Family Bible of William Duncan, , has date Oct 28, 1866.
  24. [S3075] U.S. Census Kentucky 1850, Shelby County, District 1.
  25. [S3420] U.S. Census Kentucky 1860, Shelby County, District 2, Christiansburg.
  26. [S10562] U.S. Census Kentucky 1870, Shelby County, Jacksonville Township.

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Nancy J Duncan

Female, #8382, b. between 1808 and 1809
Relationships3rd great-grandaunt of Garril Louis Kueber Sr
7th great-granddaughter of John Duncan
4th great-granddaughter of William Withers Sr
4th great-granddaughter of Richard Barbee
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Mason
3rd great-granddaughter of John Jennings
FatherWilliam Withers Duncan Sr b. Oct 31, 1768, d. between Jun 11, 1834 and Apr, 1837
MotherNancy Jennings b. Aug 27, 1769, d. after Jun 4, 1834
Birthbetween 1808 and 1809Nancy was born between 1808 and 1809 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835Her daughter Elizabeth was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835Her daughter Josephine was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835Her daughter Nancy was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835Her daughter Sally was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
MarriageMay 3, 1827She married Daniel Adams May 3, 1827 in Garrard County, Kentucky.2,3  
Birth of Sonbetween 1835 and 1836Her son George was born between 1835 and 1836 in Missouri.1,2 
Birth of Sonbetween 1837 and 1838Her son William was born between 1837 and 1838 in Missouri.1,2 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Nancy J's death. 

Family

Daniel Adams b. bt 1800 - 1810
Children 1.Elizabeth Adams5 b. between 1827 and 1835
 2.Josephine Adams2 b. between 1827 and 1835
 3.Nancy Adams2 b. between 1827 and 1835
 4.Sally Adams2 b. between 1827 and 1835
 5.George W Adams2 b. between 1835 and 1836
 6.William A Adams2 b. between 1837 and 1838
ResidenceNancy and her husband, Daniel, resided in Missouri.3 
Census 18301830Nancy J Duncan was probably counted as a free white female, age 20 and under 30, in Daniel Adams's household, on the 1830 Census in Pike County, Missouri.4
Census 18401840Nancy was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census in Pike County, Missouri.5
Census 1850October 12, 1850Nancy was listed as the head of a household in the 1850 Census on October 12, 1850 in Peno Township, Pike County, Missouri. Other members of the household listed were George W Adams and William A Adams.1
Last EditedFeb 28, 2015

Citations

  1. [S15739] U.S. Census Missouri 1850, Pike County, Peno Township.
  2. [S15740] Ancestry.com Family Tree, Webb, Spiva (Spivey), & Related, starcrwn1, reviewed update of February 28, 2015.
  3. [S1354] Duncan surname file,.
  4. [S15741] U.S. Census Missouri 1830, Pike County.
  5. [S15742] U.S. Census Missouri 1840, Pike County, males 0-5 (2), females 5-10 (2), females 10-15 (2).

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Daniel Adams

Male, #8383, b. between 1800 and 1810
Birthbetween 1800 and 1810Daniel was born between 1800 and 1810 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835His daughter Elizabeth was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835His daughter Josephine was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835His daughter Nancy was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1827 and 1835His daughter Sally was born between 1827 and 1835 in an unknown place .2 
MarriageMay 3, 1827He married Nancy J Duncan, daughter of William Withers Duncan Sr and Nancy Jennings, May 3, 1827 in Garrard County, Kentucky.2,3  
Birth of Sonbetween 1835 and 1836His son George was born between 1835 and 1836 in Missouri.4,2 
Birth of Sonbetween 1837 and 1838His son William was born between 1837 and 1838 in Missouri.4,2 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Daniel's death. 

Family

Nancy J Duncan b. bt 1808 - 1809
Children 1.Elizabeth Adams5 b. between 1827 and 1835
 2.Josephine Adams2 b. between 1827 and 1835
 3.Nancy Adams2 b. between 1827 and 1835
 4.Sally Adams2 b. between 1827 and 1835
 5.George W Adams2 b. between 1835 and 1836
 6.William A Adams2 b. between 1837 and 1838
ResidenceDaniel and his wife, Nancy, resided in Missouri.3 
Census 18301830Daniel was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 Census in Pike County, Missouri.1
Last EditedFeb 28, 2015

Citations

  1. [S15741] U.S. Census Missouri 1830, Pike County.
  2. [S15740] Ancestry.com Family Tree, Webb, Spiva (Spivey), & Related, starcrwn1, reviewed update of February 28, 2015.
  3. [S1354] Duncan surname file,.
  4. [S15739] U.S. Census Missouri 1850, Pike County, Peno Township.
  5. [S15742] U.S. Census Missouri 1840, Pike County, males 0-5 (2), females 5-10 (2), females 10-15 (2).

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Narcissa Duncan

Female, #8384, b. between 1812 and 1813
Relationships3rd great-grandaunt of Garril Louis Kueber Sr
7th great-granddaughter of John Duncan
4th great-granddaughter of William Withers Sr
4th great-granddaughter of Richard Barbee
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Mason
3rd great-granddaughter of John Jennings
FatherWilliam Withers Duncan Sr b. Oct 31, 1768, d. between Jun 11, 1834 and Apr, 1837
MotherNancy Jennings b. Aug 27, 1769, d. after Jun 4, 1834
Birthbetween 1812 and 1813Narcissa was born between 1812 and 1813 in Kentucky.1 
Birth - Conflict Inf1819Conflicting evidence states that Narcissa was born in 1819.2,3 
Marriage - Conf DateSeptember 16, 1837According to conflicting information, Narcissa Duncan married John Thorpe, son of John Samuel Tharp and Rebecca Lee, on September 16, 1837.4 
MarriageSeptember 26, 1837She married John Thorpe, son of John Samuel Tharp and Rebecca Lee, September 26, 1837 in Shelby County, Kentucky.5,2  
Birth of DaughterJune 17, 1840Her daughter Sarah was born June 17, 1840 in Indiana.6,1 
Birth of DaughterJuly 11, 1841Her daughter Eliza was born July 11, 1841 in Indiana.7,1 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1842 and 1843Her daughter Elzina was born between 1842 and 1843 in Indiana.1 
Birth of SonMay 20, 1847Her son William was born May 20, 1847 in Indiana.6,1,8 
Birth of DaughterMay 10, 1848Her daughter Mary was born May 10, 1848 in an unknown place .6 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Narcissa's death. 

Family

John Thorpe b. 8 Feb 1811, d. 18 Nov 1900
Children 1.Sarah A Thorpe+1 b. Jun 17, 1840, d. Apr 22, 1882
 2.Eliza J Thorpe1 b. Jul 11, 1841, d. Apr 30, 1889
 3.Elzina Elizabeth Thorpe+1 b. between 1842 and 1843, d. Aug 4, 1889
 4.William Lee Thorpe+1 b. May 20, 1847, d. Feb 12, 1930
 5.Mary E Thorpe6 b. May 10, 1848, d. Jul 30, 1848
ResidenceNarcissa and her husband, John, resided in Arkansas.2 
Census 1850September 12, 1850Narcissa was listed as a member, his wife, of John Thorpe's household in the 1850 Census on September 12, 1850 in Middle Township, Hendricks County, Indiana. Other members of the household listed were Sarah A Thorpe, Eliza J Thorpe, Elzina Elizabeth Thorpe and William Lee Thorpe.1
Census 1860July 20, 1860Narcissa was listed as a member, his wife, of John Thorpe's household in the 1860 Census on July 20, 1860 in Union Township, Hendricks County, Indiana. Other members of the household listed were Eliza J Thorpe, Elzina Elizabeth Thorpe and William Lee Thorpe.9
Last EditedMar 1, 2011

Citations

  1. [S3571] U.S. Census Indiana 1850, Hendricks County, Middle Township.
  2. [S1354] Duncan surname file,.
  3. [S2350] Descendents of Robert R Duncan, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges.
  4. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  5. [S3570] Eula Richardson Hasskarl, Shelby County Kentucky Marriages Vol II (1834-1878), Marriage of John Thorp and Narcissa Duncan.
  6. [S12611] Ancestry.com Family Tree, Hightshue, Nita, Nsummersett2010, reviewed update of February 26, 2011.
  7. [S11779] Ancestry.com database: Family Family Trees, Family Family Trees,, grave marker, age 47 years, 9 months, 19 days.
  8. [S12624] U.S. Census Indiana 1900, Hendricks County, Center Township, This source gave his birthdate as May 1846.
  9. [S3572] U.S. Census Indiana 1860, Hendricks County, Union Township.

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John Thorpe

Male, #8385, b. February 8, 1811, d. November 18, 1900
FatherJohn Samuel Tharp1 b. Dec 9, 1770, d. Aug 2, 1853
MotherRebecca Lee1 b. Nov 13, 1774, d. Jun 15, 1853
BirthFebruary 8, 1811John was born February 8, 1811 in Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage - Conf DateSeptember 16, 1837According to conflicting information, John Thorpe married Narcissa Duncan, daughter of William Withers Duncan Sr and Nancy Jennings, on September 16, 1837.1 
MarriageSeptember 26, 1837He married Narcissa Duncan, daughter of William Withers Duncan Sr and Nancy Jennings, September 26, 1837 in Shelby County, Kentucky.2,3  
Birth of DaughterJune 17, 1840His daughter Sarah was born June 17, 1840 in Indiana.4,5 
Birth of DaughterJuly 11, 1841His daughter Eliza was born July 11, 1841 in Indiana.6,5 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1842 and 1843His daughter Elzina was born between 1842 and 1843 in Indiana.5 
Birth of SonMay 20, 1847His son William was born May 20, 1847 in Indiana.4,5,7 
Birth of DaughterMay 10, 1848His daughter Mary was born May 10, 1848 in an unknown place .4 
Death of DaughterJuly 30, 1848His daughter, Mary, died on July 30, 1848.4 
Death of MotherJune 15, 1853His mother, Rebecca, died on June 15, 1853.1 
Death of FatherAugust 2, 1853His father, John, died on August 2, 1853.1 
Marriage of DaughterMarch 23, 1858His daughter, Sarah A Thorpe, married Thomas Plummer on March 23, 1858 in Hendricks County, Indiana.8,4 
Marriage of SonSeptember 1, 1872His son, William Lee Thorpe, married Mary Ellen Blackburn on September 1, 1872.4 
Death of DaughterApril 22, 1882His daughter, Sarah, died on April 22, 1882.4 
Death of DaughterApril 30, 1889His daughter, Eliza, died on April 30, 1889.9 
Death of DaughterAugust 4, 1889His daughter, Elzina, died on August 4, 1889.10 
DeathNovember 18, 1900John died November 18, 1900 in Union Township, Hendricks County, Indiana at age 89.1  
BurialHis body was buried in Gentry Cemetery, Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana.1 

Family 1

Narcissa Duncan b. bt 1812 - 1813
Children 1.Sarah A Thorpe+5 b. Jun 17, 1840, d. Apr 22, 1882
 2.Eliza J Thorpe5 b. Jul 11, 1841, d. Apr 30, 1889
 3.Elzina Elizabeth Thorpe+5 b. between 1842 and 1843, d. Aug 4, 1889
 4.William Lee Thorpe+5 b. May 20, 1847, d. Feb 12, 1930
 5.Mary E Thorpe4 b. May 10, 1848, d. Jul 30, 1848
Name Variation John Thorpe was also known as William.11 
Name Variation John Thorpe was also known as John Tharp.1 
ResidenceJohn and his wife, Narcissa, resided in Arkansas.3 
Census 1850September 12, 1850John was listed as the head of a household with his wife Narcissa Duncan in the 1850 Census on September 12, 1850 in Middle Township, Hendricks County, Indiana. John's occupation is listed as farmer. Other members of the household listed were Sarah A Thorpe, Eliza J Thorpe, Elzina Elizabeth Thorpe and William Lee Thorpe.5
Census 1860July 20, 1860John was listed as the head of a household with his wife Narcissa Duncan in the 1860 Census on July 20, 1860 in Union Township, Hendricks County, Indiana. Other members of the household listed were Eliza J Thorpe, Elzina Elizabeth Thorpe and William Lee Thorpe.12
(father-in-law) Census 1870June 7, 1870John Thorpe was listed as a member, father-in-law, of the household of Thomas Plummer and Sarah A Thorpe in the 1870 Census on June 7, 1870 in Union Township, Hendricks County, Indiana. John Thorpe's occupation is listed as farming. Other members of the household listed were Mary Elizabeth Plummer, Eliza J Thorpe and William Lee Thorpe. He is listed as William Thorpe, Sr.11
Census 1880-partial1880John Thorpe appeared in the 1880 census in Union Township, Hendricks County, Indiana, 1880 Hendricks Co., IN. Census---Union Twp.
John Tharp, 68, farmer, b. Ky., b. Va., b. N.C. (1812)
Mary J. Tharp, 59, wife, keeping house, b. Kyx3.1 
Last EditedMar 1, 2011

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S3570] Eula Richardson Hasskarl, Shelby County Kentucky Marriages Vol II (1834-1878), Marriage of John Thorp and Narcissa Duncan.
  3. [S1354] Duncan surname file,.
  4. [S12611] Ancestry.com Family Tree, Hightshue, Nita, Nsummersett2010, reviewed update of February 26, 2011.
  5. [S3571] U.S. Census Indiana 1850, Hendricks County, Middle Township.
  6. [S11779] Ancestry.com database: Family Family Trees, Family Family Trees,, grave marker, age 47 years, 9 months, 19 days.
  7. [S12624] U.S. Census Indiana 1900, Hendricks County, Center Township, This source gave his birthdate as May 1846.
  8. [S3152] Ancestry.com database, Indiana Marriages 1800-1941,.
  9. [S11779] Ancestry.com database: Family Family Trees, Family Family Trees,.
  10. [S11779] Ancestry.com database: Family Family Trees, Family Family Trees,, death notice.
  11. [S12613] U.S. Census Indiana 1870, Hendricks County, Union Township.
  12. [S3572] U.S. Census Indiana 1860, Hendricks County, Union Township.

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