Samuel Lafayette and Mary Ann (Courtney) Duncan
of Navarro County Texas


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Wedding photo of Samuel Lafayette Duncan and Mary Ann Courtney taken 7/31/1904 in Navarro Co., Texas (most likely Dawson, Texas).  Samuel is the son of Noah Marion & Malinda Frances Heard (Herd) Duncan.

Mary Ann Courtney 1882-1979 was the d/o Solomon L. Courtney and Mary Louise Castellaw (Castelow). She married Samuel Lafayette Duncan. This photo was taken c. 1900.

L-R: Samuel Duncan holding Letha Emeline (b. 1908), standing is Velma Leona
(b. 1907, behind Velma is Clyde Lafayette (b. 1905), Mary Ann Courtney
Duncan holding my grandmother, Birdie Mae Duncan (b. 1910)


Death Certificate of Samuel L. Duncan
Submitted by Pam Caldwell


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Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro Co., TX



  • Submitted by Pam Caldwell 5/2002
  • Added to


Navarro County TXGenWeb
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Edward L. Williams & Barbara Knox