My name is Linda Pingel and I am an independent host for the town of
Duncanville, Dallas County, Texas.

If you have any genealogical information to contribute for
the town of Duncanville, please.....please
contact me via e-mail.


Duncanville History
Early Settlers
Surname Page
Query Page

Crawford Trees B.F. Brandenburg
John W. Merrifield E.L. Moss
Henry K. Brotherton L.B. Whaley
Ephraim Wilmut Jesse Wright
James Horton  

These and other Dallas County bios can be found at the
US Biographies web site for
Dallas County


Judy Purcell has graciously volunteered to do "look ups" in the following publications:

"History of Duncanville" and "History of the First Christian Church, Duncanville"

If you have any reference material on or related to Duncanville and would like to volunteer as a resource, or if you know of a Duncanville link that would be appropriate to add to this page, please e-mail Linda Pingel

When contacting a resource volunteer, please do not forget to thank them for their time and effort.




for all of the current city "happenings"

current government & community services

Other Genealogical Sites of Interest

Newspaper Abstracts - an interesting and growing collection of news articles dating back into the 1800's. You may find your ancestor, place them in time and place, and read an article about their life.

Cyndi's List - many many many links can be found here.

Ancestry - many sites can be searched for free but membership will get you into all the sites.

(This one is well worth the membership fees)

US Biographies - numerous biographies "on line" by state.

For Canadian searchers (especially Quebec) visit Marlene Simmons' site.

GenForum - chat, search and post queries - all in the same visit.

Higginson Books - when you can't find it, buy it.

LDS (Latter Day Saints) - on line search

Roots Web - list your surnames

Scotland searchers - find information on your clan history here.

Scotland - found your clan? View and order your tartan at the House of Tartan

Surname Origins and Meanings - also includes spelling variations (excellent site). This web site either no longer exists, is temporarily off line, or has changed their address. If you know the new URL, please let me know.

My Home Page with many more links - visit here

My "Cemetery" Page - visit here.....not yet available..... still "work in progress".

My "Lost and Found" Photo Pages - mostly Wisconsin - mostly unknown - visit here

Berlin Public Schools 1882-1883 - teachers, staff, pupils, former graduates, and an etching of the high school - Berlin, Green Lake County, Wisconsin - visit here


This page was adopted by
Linda Pingel in January 2000
This page may be freely linked but not copied without my consent.

Background & Still Graphics
(with the exception of the Duncanville Logo)
Courtesy of:

Animation by The Clip Art Connection

This page was last updated: July 22, 2011