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George Gibson Duncan
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1859
Upper Tygart
Carter County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 1, 1939
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA

GEORGE GIBSON was the son of Lawson Wheatley and Mary Frances Canafax Duncan.

His brothers and sisters were Levina Luanna S. Duncan Blentlinger, Edward Calvin "Ted" Duncam, Florida Duncan Frazee Ferguson (my great-grandmother), Jefferson Morgan Duncan and Allen Camelion Duncan.

George was married to Melissa Alexander, daughter of James and Louisa Cooper Alexander, in 1880. They were the parents of six known children-

Edward Lawson Duncan
Amanda Mae Duncan Hedrick
Nellie Duncan
Walter Scott Duncan
Agnes Lear Duncan Williams
Jessie Duncan Gillian

The 1930 Federal Census lists George living in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, and working as a laborer at the W.J. Fall Company, a stone mill.

George was a member of the Sandy City M.E. Church South and the Junior Order of United American Mechanics.

George died at the age of 80 years and 20 days at Kings Daughter's Hospital in Ashland, Kentucky of arteriosclerosis on May 1, 1939, he was widowed at his death. He was buried at the Catlettsburg Cemetery, Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky.

(Written by Judy Pence Farst)


Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1953 about George Gibson Duncan
Name: George Gibson Duncan
Death Date: 1 May 1939
Death Location: Boyd
Age: 80
Gender: Male
Ethnicity: White
Birth Date: 10 Apr 1859
Birth Location: Greenup, Kentucky
Father's Name: Leroy Duncan
Father's Birth Location: Virginia
Mother's Name: Mary Canifax
Mother's Birth Location: Virginia
Family links: 
  Lawson Wheatley Duncan (1813 - 1900)
  Melissa Alexander Duncan (1852 - 1930)*
  Agnes Lear Duncan Williams (1892 - 1984)*
  Luanna S. Levina Duncan Blentlinger (1857 - 1944)*
  George Gibson Duncan (1859 - 1939)
  Edward Calvin Duncan (1862 - 1943)*
  Florida Duncan Ferguson (1863 - 1944)*
  Jefferson Morgan Duncan (1868 - 1954)*
  Allen Camelion Duncan (1871 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
80 Years and 20 Days
Catlettsburg Cemetery
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Judy Farst
Record added: Jan 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63838239
George Gibson Duncan
Added by: Judy Farst
George Gibson Duncan
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- Judy Farst
 Added: Apr. 10, 2015
My first cousin five times removed
- Cousin Kathy
 Added: Mar. 15, 2013

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