History of Duncan

The Duncan Store

The City of Duncan is named after Scotsman William Duncan. He came to Oklahoma around 1870, where he met then married a Chickasaw woman. He started a store called the "Duncan Store" near Cow Creek. His store was one of the key trade centers for travelers to Ft. Sill and along the Chisholm Trail.

Historical Land Marker

Oklahoma State Historical Land Marker East of Duncan