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William A. Duggins

William A. Duggins was born on 19 Nov 1794 in Amherst, Virginia, United States.12

He moved to Ohio, United States about 1809.3

About 1810, he was a member of the 1st church of Eaton called “the old Public Church” in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States.4 the 1st church of Eaton called “the old Public Church”

William lived in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States on 1 Jul 1820 with a household containing 1 male 10-16, 1 male 26-45, and 1 female 16-26, listed as Wm Dougan.5

He was listed on the tax rolls for personal property in 1827 in Preble, Ohio, United States.6

He purchased land being 80 acres in the W 1/2 NW 1/4 S10T7R2 from Joseph Jr. and Elizabeth Sellers for $350 on 28 Dec 1827 in Preble County, Ohio.7

William was listed on the tax rolls for personal property in 1828 in Preble, Ohio, United States.8

He was listed on the tax rolls for personal property in 1829 in Preble, Ohio, United States.9

He was listed on the tax rolls for 160 acres in the NW 1/4 of S10 T7 R2 in 1830 in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States.10

William lived in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States in Jul 1830 with a household containing 2 males 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40 and 1 female 30-40.11 with a household containing 2 males 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40 and 1 female 30-40, listed as William Dugans

He purchased land being part of the NW quarter of section 10 in township7 of range 2 containing 60 acres for $350 from Joseph Sellers on 15 Dec 1830 in Preble County, Ohio.12

He was listed on the tax rolls for 160 acres in the NW S10T7R2 in 1831 in Preble, Ohio, United States.13

William was listed on the tax rolls for 160 acres in the NW of S10T7R2 in 1832 in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States.14

He sold land being the S 1/2 of Section 30 in Township 23 N of Range 9 W to Nelson G Crawford for $1600 on 3 Sep 1833 in Pine Township, Warren, Indiana, United States.15

He was listed on the tax rolls for 160 acres in the NW 1/4 S10T7R2 and 160 acres in the NE 1/4 S10T7R2 in 1834 in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States.16

William purchased land being 20 acre portion on East side NW 1/4 S10T7R2 and 160 acres being NE 1/4 S10T7R2 from Joseph Sellers and his wife Rachel for $2300 on 9 Jan 1834 in Preble County, Ohio.17

He was listed on the tax rolls for 160 acres in the NW and 160 acres in the NE of S10 T7 R2 in 1836 in Preble, Ohio, United States.18

He was listed on the tax rolls for 160 acres in the NW and 160 acres in the NE of S10 T7 R2 in 1837 in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States.19

William was listed on the tax rolls for 160 acres in the NW and 160 acres in the NE of S10 T7 R2 in 1838 in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States.20

He lived in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States in Jul 1840 with a household containing 1 male 10-15, 2 males 15-20, 1 male 40-50, 1 female 5-10 and 1 female 30-40.21

He purchased  on 17 Mar 1849 in Preble County, Ohio.22 land being 40 acre portion SE 1/4 and 127 acre portion NE 1/4 S17T7R2 from George Crane for $3340

William lived in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States on 29 Jul 1850.23 Wm A Duggins was listed as a 55 year old male who was born in Virginia on the 1850 census. According to the census, he owned $13000 in real estate. Also listed in the household was Sarah, a 52 year old female born in Kentucky; Henry A Duggins, a 28 year old male born in Ohio; Wm N. Duggins, a 25 year old male born in Ohio; Sarah A Duggins, a 21 year old female born in Ohio and Sarah D Duggins, a 17 year old female born in Ohio.

He filed land entry papers for the W1/2 of the SE ¼ and the E ½ of the SW ¼ and the Nee ¼ of the SE ¼ and the NW ¼ of the SW ¼ of section 30 in township 23N of range 9W in the District of lands subject to sale at Crawfordsville, Indiana on 1 Jul 1852 in Warren County, Indiana.24

He filed land entry papers SE ¼ of the SE ¼ and the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of section 30 in township 23 North of range 9 West in the district of lands subject to sale at Crawfordsville, Indiana containing 26 94/100 acres on 1 Aug 1853 in Warren County, Indiana.25

William sold land being part of NW 1/4 S10 T7 R2 described as follows measuring N 42 2/3 rods thence from the southwest corner of said lot 6 rods due East thence 13 1/2 due north to the NE corner of said lot the center of the county road is the West line of said lot to the Board of Education of Washington Township on 3 Sep 1855 in Preble County, Ohio.26

He sold land being same parcel of land deeded by Nelson G. Crawford to W. A. Duggins being the W 1/2 NW 1/4 S14T7R2 containing 77 acres to C. J. White for $2000 on 18 Jan 1856 in Preble County, Ohio.27 being same parcel of land deeded by Nelson G. Crawford to W. A. Duggins being the W 1/2 NW 1/4 S14T7R2 containing 77 acres to C. J. White for $2000

He sold land being 84 66/100 acres in N part SE 1/4 and S part NE 1/4 S17T7R2 to Henry J. Duggins on 10 Mar 1857 in Preble County, Ohio.28

William sold land being the north part of the NE quarter of section 17 in township 7 range 2 to Benjamin A. Duggins for $3000 on 2 Sep 1857 in Preble County, Ohio.29

He lived a 66 year old male farmer born Virginia and was listed as William Duggins in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States on 1 Jul 1860.3031

He filed land entry papers  in 1865 in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States.3233

William died on 18 Feb 1872 at the age of 77 in Preble County, Ohio.12,3435

He was buried at Mound Hill Cemetery in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio.12,34

He had his estate probated on 26 Feb 1872 in Preble, Ohio, United States.36

William A. Duggins and Sally Neal were married on 29 Apr 1819 in Preble County, Ohio.3741

Sally Neal, daughter of Benjamin Neal and Mary Sellers, was born on 21 Jun 1798 in Harrison, Kentucky, United States.2,34,42

She lived in Ohio, United States in 1809.42

She lived a 52 year old white female born Kentucky and was listed as Sarah Duggins in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States on 29 Jul 1850.4344

Sally lived a 60 year old female and was listed as Sally Duggins in Washington Township, Preble, Ohio, United States on 1 Jul 1860.30

She died on 19 Dec 1871 at the age of 73 in Preble County, Ohio.2,34,45

She was buried at Mound Hill Cemetery in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio.2,34

ENDNOTES:

1. Find a Grave, database and images, Find a Grave (www.findagrave.com : viewed online July 2017), memorial for William A. Duggins (1794-1872), Find a Grave Memorial no. #39722526, created by Digger4Genealogy, citing Mound Hill Cemetery, Eaton, Preble County, Ohio; accompanying photograph by Breda Duggins, William A. Duggins.

2. Lindsay M. Brien, Miami Valley Records Vol. 6 Cemetery Records: Parts of Butler County 723, Greene County 4467, Preble County 2215 (Salt Lake City, UT: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1960), page 139 Duggins; microfilm, FamilySearch, http://www.familysearch.org film 974057 Item 1 DGS 7712567 : viewed online 13 August 2022.

3. History of Preble County, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches (N.p.: H. Z. Williams & Bro., Publishers, 1881), page 136 Henry Duggins; digital images, Archive.org, http://www.archive.org viewed online 12 August 2022.

4. History of Preble County, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches (N.p.: H. Z. Williams & Bro., Publishers, 1881), Page 103 – Religious History; digital images, Archive.org, http://www.archive.org viewed online 13 August 2022.

5. 1820 U.S. Census, Preble County Ohio, population schedule, Washington Township, p. 106 Image 3 of 6, Wm Dougan; digital image, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online October 2016); NARA microfilm publication M33

6. Ohio, Champaign County. Duplicate Tax Records: 1816-1838.  Film #528383 DGS 4849214. Wm A Duggin, 1827; image 114; digital images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

7. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #564908 DGS 8587961. Willam A. Duggens, 28 Dec 1827; Vol. 8: page 283-284; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 13 February 2022.

8. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528383 DGS 4849214. Dugan Wm, 1828; image 304; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

9. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528383 DGS 4849214. Dugan Wm, 1829; image 507; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

10. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528383 DGS 4849214. Wm Duggins, 1830; image 709; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

11. 1830 U.S. Census, Preble County Ohio, population schedule, Washington Township, Preble County, Ohio Image 5 of 20, William Duggins; digital image, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online February 2018); NARA microfilm publication M19

12. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #564909 DGS 8587962. William Duggins, 15 Dec 1830; Vol. 11: page 245; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 13 February 2022.

13. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528384 DGS 4849215. Wm Duggins, 1831; image 95; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

14. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528384 DGS 4849215. Wm Duggins, 1832; image 29; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

15. Indiana, Warren. Deed Records, 1827-1901.  Film #1977056 DGS 8071881. Nelson G Crawford, 3 Sep 1833; Vol. 15: page 402-403; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 2 February 2022.

16. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528384 DGS 4849215. Wm Duggins, 1834; image 771; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

17. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #564911 DGS 8151088. William A Duggins, 9 Jan 1834; vol 16: page 44; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 13 February 2022.

18. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528385 DGS 4849216. Wm Duggins, 1836; image 298; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

19. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528385 DGS 4849216. Wm Duggins, 1837; image 473; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

20. Ohio, Preble. Duplicate Tax Records of Preble County, Ohio 1816-1838.  Film #528385 DGS 4849216. Wm Duggins, 1838; image 663; digitized images, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 29 August 2022.

21. 1840 U.S. Census, Preble County, Ohio, population schedule, Twin Township, Preble County, Ohio Image 59 of 82, William Dugans; digital image, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online 29 August 2022); NARA microfilm M704

22. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #564923 DGS 8588002. William A Duggins, 17 March 1849; Vol 41: page 4; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 26 August 2022.

23. 1850 U.S. Census, Preble County Ohio, population schedule, Washing Township, Preble County, Ohio, page 264 (image 36 of 42) Image 36 of 42, household 450, Henry Duggins; digital image, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online October 2016); National Archives Publication M432

24. U.S. General Land Office Records, 1776-2015, William A Duggins, 1 July 1852; database with images, Ancestry.com (: viewed online 11 February 2022). Original Source: U.S. Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records.

25. U.S. General Land Office Records, 1776-2015, William A. Duggins, 1 August 1853; .

26. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #564925 DGS 8588004. William A Duggins, 3 Sep 1855; Vol. 45: page 274; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 26 August 2022.

27. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #8587952. Sally Crawford, Jan 1856; 44: 225; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online January 2019.

28. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #564925 DGS 8588004. William A. Duggens, 10 Mar 1857; Vol. 46: page 408-409; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online August 2022.

29. Ohio, Preble County. Deeds, 1805-1963.  Film #564925 DGS 8588004. William A. Duggins, 2 Sep 1857; Vol. 46: page 412; digital image, Family Search http://www.familysearch.org : viewed online 28 August 2022.

30. 1860 U.S. Census, Preble County, Ohio, population schedule, Washington Township, Preble County, Ohio, page 15 Image 15 of 80, household 115, William Duggins; digital image, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online July 2017); NARA microfilm publication M653

31. U.S. Selected Federal Census Non-Population Schedules, 1850-1880, William Duggins, 10 June 1860; database with images, Ancestry.com (ancestry.com : viewed online 11 February 2022).

32. U.S. General Land Office Records, 1776-2015, William A Duggins, 2 June 1865; .

33. United States Bureau of Land Management, “General Land Office Records,” database with images, BLM.Gov (http://glorecords.blm.gov : viewed online 11 February 2022), William A Duggins #140.

34. Joan Bake Brubaker, Mound Hill Union Cemetery Eaton, Ohio (West Alexandria, Ohio: Brubaker, 1992), p. 94 (Duggins.OH.032)

35. “Deaths,” The Eaton Democrat (Eaton, Ohio), 22 February 1872, page 3; digital images, Newspapers.com (www.newspapers.com : viewed online 28 August 2022).

36. Ohio, Willis and Probate Records, 1786-1998, William Duggins, 26 February 1872; database with images, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online July 2017).

37. History of Preble County, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches (N.p.: H. Z. Williams & Bro., Publishers, 1881), page 279; digital images, Archive.org, http://www.archive.org digital copy 25 August 2022.

38. “Ohio, Marriages, 1803-1900,” Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : July 2017 (viewed online), William Duggin – Sally Neal.

39. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 database, Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/7836/). Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 : viewed online 26\5 Aug 2022.

40. “Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993,” Ancestry.com,  (www.ancestry.com : Preble County, ohio, viewed online (11 February 2022), William A. Duggins.

41. “Ohio, Compiled Marriage Index, 1803-1900,” , Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online 11 February 2022), William Duggin.

42. Gilbert, Audrey, Obituary Abstracts 1850-1890 from Eaton Register & Eaton Democrat newspapers in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio (Owensboro, KY: McDowell Publications, 1981), p. 6 (Duggins.OH.027).

43. 1850 U.S. Census, Preble County Ohio, population schedule, Washington Township, Preble County, Ohio, page 264 Image 36 of 42, family 459, Wm A Duggins; digital image, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : viewed online 26 August 2022); National Archives Publication M432

44. 1850 U.S. Census, Preble County Ohio, population schedule, Washing Township, Preble County, Ohio, page 264 (image 36 of 42), household 450, Henry Duggins.

45. “Deaths,” The Eaton Democrat (Eaton, Ohio), 28 December 1871, page 3; digital images, Newspapers.com (www.newspapers.com : viewed online 28 August 2022).