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2594. Adelia BRIGHT was born on 21 June 1882 in Boone County, Missouri. She died on 6 October 1974 at the age of 92 in Columbia, Boone County, Missouri.1157

1930 Census. Bourbon Co, Callaway Co, Mo, Hh 126
Adelia Duncan, age 47, widow, b. MO, parents b. MO, farmer
Marion, son, age 18
Kenneth, son, age 10

Adelia was still living when John Paul Duncan applied for his membership in SAR.

Adelia BRIGHT and Haden DUNCAN were married on 2 June 1907 in Boone County, Missouri.1156 Haden DUNCAN218,894, son of Joseph William DUNCAN and Mary Smith HADEN, was born on 18 November 1879 in Callaway County, Missouri.1156 He died on 24 April 1928 at the age of 48 in Boone County, Missouri.1156

1910 Census. Bourbon Twp, Callaway Co, MO, Hh 54
Haden Duncan, age 30, married 1 time for 2 years, b. MO, parents b. MO, farmer
Adelia B., wife, age 27, two children, b. MO, parents b. MO
Harold C., son, age 2
Joseph W., son, age 10 months

1920 Census. Bourbon Twp, Callaway Co, MO, Hh 21
Haden Duncan, age 40. Adelie, wife, age 37
Harold, son, 12, Joseph, son, 10. Marion, son, 8. Kenneth, son, age 4 months.

Missouri Death Certificate 312289
Haden Duncan of Millersburg, MO, died in Columbia, Boone Co on 24 Apr 1928. He had septicema apparently following flu and pneumonia [very difficult to read]. He had contracted the disease at his home in ??Co, MO, and had an opporation of the 11 of January, 1928. He was married to Amelia Bright Duncan. The date of birth not stated but he was 48 years, 5 months, 6 days at his death. A farmer. His father was Joseph William Duncan, born near Millersburg, MO; his mother was Mary Haden Duncan, b. near Columbia. Mrs. Haden Duncan was the informant. He was buried Columbia Cemetery. [not listed in this cemetery on FindAGrave, although Adelia and his parents are there]

Haden and Adelia were 2nd cousins, once removed. I wonder if they knew. Both were descendants of Capt. Anthony Haden and his first wife Drusilla Rountree.

Adelia BRIGHT and Haden DUNCAN had the following children:



Harold C. DUNCAN.



Joseph W. DUNCAN.



Marion Madison DUNCAN.



Kenneth DUNCAN.