From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Duncan, Laval T.

(born: 1907  -  died: 1979) 

Duncan was born in Louisville, KY, the son of Henry, a shoemaker, and Cora Duncan. In 1934 he joined the Mammoth Life and Accident Insurance Company in Louisville and by 1950 had become its vice president and treasurer. He was also on the board of the Louisville Red Cross Hospital. For more see Who's Who in Colored America, 1950; the Laval T. Duncan Papers at the University of Louisville Archives and Records Center.


Cited in this Entry

NKAA Entry: Mammoth Life and Accident Insurance Company
NKAA Entry: Red Cross Hospital and Nurse Training Department (Louisville, KY)
NKAA Source: Who's who in colored America: an illustrated biographical directory of notable living persons of African descent in the United States (1950)

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“Duncan, Laval T.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed March 20, 2023,

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