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      Our Duncan family originated from Dunbartonshire, Scotland.  James Duncan was born in 1807 and immigrated to Canada as a young man around 1833.  He homesteaded in Dalhousie Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada.  In 1836 he married Jane Purdon, the daughter of Robert Purdon and Jane Ferguson.  To them were born 13 children.

James Duncan married Janet Turnbull (11 children)
Jean Duncan died in infancy
Robert Duncan married Janet Reid (8 children)
Jane Duncan married David McOuat (5 children)
Janet Duncan married Walter Sim (12 children)
William Duncan married Violet Reid (7 children)
John Duncan married Elizabeth Love (10 children)
Margaret Duncan married Thomas Reid (9 children)
Isabella Duncan married James Millar (6 children)
Alexander Duncan married (1) Louisa Craig
(2) Catharine Ferguson (5 children)
(3) Elizabeth Gilmour
Elizabeth Duncan married Daniel Crawford (2 children)
Christina Duncan married Donald McLean (4 children)
Agnes Duncan married Daniel May (6 children)


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