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John Duncan Sr.

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John Duncan Sr.

Birth
Fauquier County, Virginia, USA
Death
1833 (aged 91–92)
Floyd County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Willis, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Add to Map
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John married Elizabeth Ann Holtzclaw, daughter of Johann Holtclau and Katherine Thomas Russell(1770) in Fauquier County, VA. He began his military service in 1761 in Fauquier County, VA and was a militia member in the French and Indian War. He also served during the Revolutionary War(1778) in Fauquier County, VA under Capt Chin for one year and marched through Maryland and Pennsylvania. He saw no action.
The year after he serving in the Revolutionary War, he moved to Montgomery County. John enlisted ("called out as a minute man") in Montgomery County VA under Col Preston, Capt Trigg and Maj Cloyd. He marched to Kings Mountain but arrived the day after the action. He engaged with the Tories at Shallow Ford and served 11 months.
John married Elizabeth Ann Holtzclaw, daughter of Johann Holtclau and Katherine Thomas Russell(1770) in Fauquier County, VA. He began his military service in 1761 in Fauquier County, VA and was a militia member in the French and Indian War. He also served during the Revolutionary War(1778) in Fauquier County, VA under Capt Chin for one year and marched through Maryland and Pennsylvania. He saw no action.
The year after he serving in the Revolutionary War, he moved to Montgomery County. John enlisted ("called out as a minute man") in Montgomery County VA under Col Preston, Capt Trigg and Maj Cloyd. He marched to Kings Mountain but arrived the day after the action. He engaged with the Tories at Shallow Ford and served 11 months.


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  • Added: Apr 2, 2015
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/144507147/john-duncan: accessed ), memorial page for John Duncan Sr. (1741–1833), Find a Grave Memorial ID 144507147, citing Sumpter Cemetery, Willis, Floyd County, Virginia, USA; Burial Details Unknown; Maintained by Vasileos (contributor 48318746).