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Matthew Durham > William Lindsey Durham > Archibald Marion Durham

Archibald Marion DURHAM

Born: 1783, OranNC
Died: Jan 17, 1840, OranNC, age 60

Buried: Archibald Durham Family Cemetery, White Cross, OranNC

Find-A-Grave Entry 41376729

Father: William L. DURHAM Sr.

Mother: Nancy Anne CATE

 

Married:
Mar 29 (or 31), 1803,
OranNC

Margaret STROUD "Peggy"

Born: Apr 16, 1787, OranNC

Died: Jul 12, 1813, OranNC

Buried: Archibald Durham Family Cemetery, White Cross, OranNC

Find-A-Grave Entry 41377046

Father: John STROUD

Mother: Delilah BRYANT

 

Children:
 

1. Jan DURHAM (b. Jun 1, 1804, NC)
 

Notes:

  • May have been "Jane" Durham.

 

2. Alvis DURHAM (b. Jun 1, 1806 in Hillsboro, OranNC; d. Apr 11, 1881, OranNC, age 74; m1. Susanna FAUCETT (b. c. 1809; d. Nov 13, 1837) on Sep 1, 1827, m2. Catherine STRAYHORN (b. Jul 8, 1816, OranNC; d. May 27, 1883, OranNC) on Oct 31, 1838, OranNC)

Children to Susanna:

  1. Franklin R. DURHAM  U. S. Civil War ((b. 1828, OranNC)

  2. Archibald Marion DURHAM U. S. Civil War Confederate Soldier (b. 1830, OranNC)

  3. William DURHAM (b. 1831, OranNC)

  4. Nancy J. DURHAM (b. 1833, OranNC; m. William J. CARUTHERS)

Children to Catherine:

  1. John S. DURHAM (b. May 13, 1840, OranNC; m. Sarah S. CAREATHERS)

  2. James Samuel DURHAM (b. c. 1842; m. Harriet Deliah STROUD)

  3. George DURHAM (b. Jul 1845, OranNC; d. Mar 22, 1847, OranNC)

  4. Sarah C. DURHAM (b. c. 1848, OranNC; m. Weldon Mansfield STROUD)

  5. David DURHAM (b. c. 1852)

  6. Martha Ann DURHAM (b. c. 1855, OranNC; m. Nathan R. S. PATTERSON)

  7. Mary DURHAM (b. Jun 1860)

Notes:

  • For Alvis' marriage to Susanna Thomas Faucett was the bondsman. For Catherine, it was Jno. (John) Faucett.

  • John S. information from Duncan-Durham Family History on rootsweb.

 

3. Delilah DURHAM (b. Feb 19, 1808, OranNC; m. Green LLOYD in 1797, OranNC)
 

Notes:

  • Green Lloyd married Ellen KING after Delilah. 

 

4. Ferdinand DURHAM (b. Dec 28, 1809, OranNC; m. Susannah CARRUTHERS on Oct 8, 1829)
 

Notes:

  • Their marriage bondsman was James Carruthers.

  • From 1850 US Census for Holmes Co, MS:
    Dwelling 23, Family 23
    Name Age Gender Race Occ Land
    Value
    Birth
    Place
    Ferdinand Durham 41 M W Farmer   NC
    Susanna Durham 41 F W     NC

 

5. Nancy DURHAM (b. Aug 9, 1812; d. c. 1852, OranNC)
m. Mark Bartlett DURHAM
 

Children:

  1. William Prescott DURHAM (b. c. 1838, NC)
    m. Nancy H. STROUD

  2. Sarah Ann DURHAM (b. c. 1839, ChatNC)
    m. Thomas A. LASHLEY

  3. James G. DURHAM (b. c. 1841, ChatNC)
    m. Mary STRAWN

  4. Margaret DURHAM (b. c. 1843, ChatNC)

  5. Delilah Leticia DURHAM (b. Jun 1, 1848, ChatNC)
    m. Wesley C. LASHLEY

Notes:

2nd Marriage:

Archibald Marion DURHAM

(See Above)

 

Married:
Feb 1, 1816,
OranNC

Jane CAREATHERS

Born: Jun 1, 1804, OranNC

Died: Jan 15, 1867, OranNC; age 75

Buried: Archibald Durham Family Cemetery, White Cross, OranNC

Find-A-Grave Entry 41377030

Father:

Mother:

 

Children:
 

1. Franklin DURHAM (b. Jan 20, 1817, OranNC; d. Nov 4, 1819, OranNC)
 

Notes:

 

2. William H. DURHAM (b. Mar 9, 1818; d. Nov 26, 1889, OranNC)
 

Notes:

  • William appears in the 1880 Census, living with his brother, Dock Durham.

 

3. Martha J. DURHAM (b. Aug 16, 1819)
m.  Henry ROBERTSON on Aug 16, 1858, OranNC
 

Notes:

  • Martha also appears in the 1880 Census, living with her brother, Doctor Durham.

 

4. Franklin DURHAM (b. Dec 5, 1821)
 

Notes:

  • It appears that after the eldest Franklin's death, then named another child Franklin.

 

5. Thomas Seaborn DURHAM (b. Feb 12, 1823; d. Jun 16, 1904, Fort Chaffee, SebaAR)
m. Mary CHASTAIN (b. Oct 26, 1829, GA; d. Jan 4, 1899, SebaAR) c. 1853, GA

 

Children:

  1. Lorenzo Mansfield DURHAM (b. c. 1854, GA)
    m1. Martha E. PEPPER
    m2. Minnie A. MOORE

  2. Infant son DURHAM (b. Jan 21, 1856; d. Jan 24, 1856)

  3. Byron DURHAM (b. Jul 30, 1857; d. Oct 7, 1859 - age 2)

  4. John Milton DURHAM (b. Nov 7, 1856, GA)
    m. Drucilla B. MILHOAN

  5. Herbert William DURHAM (b. c. 1860, GA)

  6. Thomas Franklin DURHAM (b. c. 1864, GA)

Notes:

  • Thomas went by "Seaborn" (Also spelled "Sebron" or "Seaborne").  He was a Mason.

 

6. Susanna Ann DURHAM "Suzy" (b. Aug 5, 1825)
m. Aaron EDWARDS on Mar 18, 1869

 

Notes:

 

7. Doctor Mansfield DURHAM "Dock" (b. Apr 5, 1827, OranNC)
m. Nancy Caroline PERRY (b. Jul 18, 1833; d. Feb 24, 1910) on Sep 19, 1855

 

Children:

  1. Caswell Murphy DURHAM (b. Aug 21, 1856; d. Jul 22, 1914)

  2. Claudius Purefoy DURHAM "Claude" (b. Jan 22, 1858)
    m. Ardelia A. LLOYD

  3. Samuel Melvin DURHAM (b. Dec 3, 1860)

  4. Infant (b. Jul 26, 1863, OCNC)

  5. Martha Ann DURHAM (b. c. 1864)

  6. Martha Ozell DURHAM (b. Jun 26, 1865)
    m. Paul C. LLOYD

  7. William Wilson DURHAM (b. Mar 10, 1871)

  8. Virginia DURHAM "Jennie" (b. Jul 28, 1873)

  9. John E. DURHAM (b. Apr 17, 1875)

Notes:

  • Dock an Nancy (Perry) Durham, and many of their descendants are buried at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, OranNC.

  • Was "Dock" a physician? He is listed at age 43 in the census as "farming". 

  • Nancy's parents were Peter F. PERRY (b. c. 1798) and Martha LINDSEY "Patsy" (b. Jul 13, 1803, OranNC; d. Aug 25, 1890). Info from Louise T. Overton.

 
Notes:
  • Archibald and his two wives, Peggy and Jane, are buried in Archibald Durham Family Cemetery, White Cross, OranNC.

  • See Orange County NC - MARRIAGES - Marriage Bonds D - J, Indexed by Groom here.

  • From 1850 Census for x , x Co, x:
    Dwelling 1832 Family 1832
     
    Name Age Gender Race Occ Land
    Value
    Birth
    Place
    Jane Durham 50 F       NC
    William "  " 32 M   Farmer   NC
    Martha "  " 26 F       NC
    Lusy "  " 24 F       NC
    Doctor "  " 23 M   Farmer   NC
    Stanford Powell 16 M   Farmer   NC

    Jane lived right next to David Durham.
     

  • County/State Abbreviations:
    ChatNC - Chatham County, NC
    OranNC - Orange County, NC
    SebaAR - Sebastian County, AR
     

  • Page Sources:
    1. Nancy D. Jones:  "dotsicle" on rootsweb.

    2. Donald R. Johnston Home Page web.

    3. Archibald Durham possible bible transcript bible.

    4. 1850 US Census, Orange Co, NC

    5. 1870 US Census, Orange Co, NC

    6. Additional info from David Dorsett (d_dorsett on rootsweb).

Names Added to Name Index: Yes

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