Edward Duncan

about 1765–before 8 August 1799 (Age 34)
Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Edward

When Edward Duncan was born about 1765, in Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, John Duncan, was 35 and his mother, Ann Jones, was 35. He married Elizabeth Curd on 13 November 1788, in Buckingham, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died before 8 August 1799, in Buckingham, Virginia, United States, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

Edward Duncan
1765–1799
Elizabeth Curd
1763–1821
Marriage: 13 November 1788
Joseph Curd Duncan
1789–1868
Edmund Glover Johns Duncan
1790–
Martha Johns Duncan
1800–
T James Duncan
1791–
George Duncan
1793–1794
Eliza Duncan
1796–1886
Edward Claibon Duncan
1798–1870

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 November 1788
Buckingham, Virginia, United States
children

(7)

    Male1789–1868Male

    Edmund Glover Johns Duncan

    Male1790–Male

    T James Duncan

    Male1791–Male

    George Duncan

    Male1793–1794Male

    Eliza Duncan

    Female1796–1886Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Duncan

    Male1730–1796Male

    Ann Jones

    Female1730–1830Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (5)

1775

Age 10

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 11

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 21

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and Irish (of Scottish origin): from the Gaelic personal name Donnchadh, composed of the elements donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’ + a derivative of cath ‘battle’, Anglicized in Ireland as Donagh or Donaghue. Compare Donahue .2 Irish (Sligo): used as an Anglicized equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnchinn ‘descendant of Donncheann’, a byname composed of the elements donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’ + ceann ‘head’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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