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Register Report - DURHAM

by Sam Behling

First Generation

1. JOHN DURHAM. Born ca 1725/1729 in NJ. John died aft 1779; he was 54. John married ? RICKEY, daughter of Brice RICKEY & Marcy ?. Born in NJ. ? died bef Jul 1776. They had the following children:

i. Rickey. Born in 1759 in NY.
2 ii. Mary (1761-1845)
iii. John. Born in 1762 in NJ. John died in NY in 1830; he was 68. In 1791 when John was 29, he married Pruella WHITNEY, in Newtown, Elmira Co., NY.
3 iv. Jacob (1771-1861)
v. Andrew. Born in 1773 in NY.
4 vi. Jane (1773-1859)
vii. Nancy. Born in 1774 in NY. Nancy married John SMITH.
viii. Benjamin. Born in 1775/1776 in Southport, Tioga Co., NY.
Benjamin first married Elizabeth (Betsy) DAINS. Born on 31 Dec 1780 in Litchfield Co., CT. Elizabeth (Betsy) died in Jerusalem, Yates Co., NY, in 1817; she was 36. On 10 Oct 1833 when Benjamin was 58, he second married Elizabeth WOODWARD, in Medina Co., OH. Born in Ithaca, NY.
5 ix. ROBERT (-<1850)
x. Sarah. Sarah married Henry SAVAGE.


Second Generation


2. Mary DURHAM (John1). Born on 14 Jan 1761 in Baskin Ridge, Somerset Co., NJ. Mary died in Erie Co., PA, on 23 Jun 1845; she was 84. On 14 Oct 1781 when Mary was 20, she married Peter VANDEVENTER, in Baskin Ridge, Somerset Co., NJ. Born on 3 Jul 1755 in Bedminister, Somerset Co., NJ. Peter died in Conneaut Twp., Erie Co., PA, on 25 Jun 1837; he was 81. They had the following children:

i. Anna Rickey. Born on 23 Mar 1785 in Bedminister, Somerset Co., NJ. Anna Rickey died in Reedsburg, Sauk Co., WI, on 4 Oct 1863; she was 78.
ii. Christopher. Born on 30 Jul 1788 in Newtown, Tioga Co., NY. Christopher died on 22 Apr 1838; he was 49.
iii. Marie (Died Young). Born on 19 Dec 1790 in Newtown, Tioga Co., NY. Marie died in Newtown, Tioga Co., NY, on 26 Sep 1792; she was 1.
iv. John Durham. Born on 12 Oct 1793 in Newtown, Tioga Co., NY. John Durham died in 1860; he was 66.
v. Michael Freeland. Born on 30 Mar 1796 in Newtown, Tioga Co., NY.
6 vi. Marie (1799-1870)
vii. Eliza. Born on 11 Apr 1802 in Baskin Ridge, Somerset Co., NJ.
viii. Stephen Cooper. Born in 1805 in Baskin Ridge, Somerset Co., NJ.

3. Jacob DURHAM (John1). Born on 4 Apr 1771 in NJ. Jacob died in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY, on 11 Oct 1861; he was 90. Ca 1801 when Jacob was 29, he married Jane GRIFFIN. Born on 28 Mar 1774 in NY. Jane died in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY, on 18 Oct 1866; she was 92. They had the following children:

7 i. Bryce R. (1802-1855)
8 ii. ? (ca1804-)
9 iii. Harriet (-<1885)
iv. John. Born on 5 Feb 1809 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. John died in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY, on 5 Oct 1886; he was 77. John married Isabelle ?. Born in 1844 in NY. Isabelle died on 10 Dec 1896; she was 52.
10 v. James (1811-1891)
11 vi. Ann (1818-1865)
vii. Maria. Born in 1823 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. Maria died in 1886; she was 63.

4. Jane DURHAM (John1). Born in 1773. Jane died in 1859; she was 86. Jane first married Jacob STULL Jr. In 1791 when Jane was 18, she second married David GRISWOLD. Born in 1761. David died in 1847; he was 86. Occupation: Farmer. They had the following children:

i. David.
ii. Mary.
iii. Thomas.
iv. Nancy.
v. John.
vi. Sally.
vii. Jonas. Born on 16 Apr 1810 in Southport, NY. Jonas married Fanny SMITH. Born on 12 Jun 1811. Fanny died in 1885; she was 73.

5. ROBERT DURHAM (John1). Born in NJ. Robert died bef 1850 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. Robert married Phebe HACKETT. Born in 1780 in MA. Phebe died in Genesee Co., NY, aft 1850; she was 70. They had the following children:

i. ? (Died Young). Born ca 1802 in NJ.
12 ii. Nancy B. (1804-)
iii. Edward. Born in 1807 in NY. Edward died in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY, on 7 Jun 1867; he was 60. Aft 1839 when Edward was 32, he married Hannah ?, in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. Born in 1811 in NY. Hannah died on 5 Apr 1877; she was 66.
13 iv. John V. (1808-1892)
14 v. MARY B. (1810-1894)
vi. Eliza. Eliza married John CAMPBELL.
15 vii. Maria (1817-)
viii. Robert. Born in 1820. Robert married Martha N.


Third Generation


6. Marie VANDEVENTER (Mary DURHAM2, John1). Born on 13 Jan 1799 in NY. Marie died in Springfield, Erie Co., PA, in Sep 1870; she was 71. In 1824 when Marie was 24, she married Bryce R. DURHAM (7) , son of Jacob DURHAM (3) & Jane GRIFFIN. Born in 1802 in Clarence, Erie Co., NY. Bryce R. died in Springfield, Erie Co., PA, in 1855; he was 53. They had the following children:

i. Benjamin (1825-1914)
ii. William (1828-1893)
iii. Mary (ca1829-<1875)
iv. Eliza (1832-1850)
v. Jane (1834-)
vi. Susan (Died Young) (1837-1842)
vii. John (1841-)

7. Bryce R. DURHAM (Jacob2, John1). Born in 1802 in Clarence, Erie Co., NY. Bryce R. died in Springfield, Erie Co., PA, in 1855; he was 53. In 1824 when Bryce R. was 22, he married Marie VANDEVENTER (6) , daughter of Peter VANDEVENTER & Mary DURHAM (2). Born on 13 Jan 1799 in NY. Marie died in Springfield, Erie Co., PA, in Sep 1870; she was 71. They had the following children:

i. Benjamin (1825-1914)
ii. William (1828-1893)
iii. Mary (ca1829-<1875)
iv. Eliza (1832-1850)
v. Jane (1834-)
vi. Susan (Died Young) (1837-1842)
vii. John (1841-)

8. ? DURHAM (Jacob2, John1). Born ca 1804/1805. Child:

i. Theodore (1835-1865)

9. Harriet DURHAM (Jacob2, John1). Harriet died bef 1885. Harriet married ? LYON. They had the following children:

i. Adelia D.
ii. Jane
iii. Helen (1840-)
iv. Lewis Holcomb (-<1885)

10. James DURHAM (Jacob2, John1). Born in 1811 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. James died in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY, on 12 Feb 1891; he was 80. Occupation: Farmer. James first married Ruth FORWARD. They had the following children:

i. Edwin (1837-1907)
ii. Jane (1839-1899)
iii. Lucretia M. (1842-1889)

In 1847 when James was 36, he second married Diana JONES. Born on 6 Mar 1817. Diana died on 6 Mar 1889; she was 72. They had the following children:

i. George D. (1848-)
ii. Alice R. (1855-)

11. Ann DURHAM (Jacob2, John1). Born on 28 Oct 1818 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. Ann died in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY, on 6 Mar 1865; she was 46. Ann married Myrtillo KIDDER. Myrtillo died on 8 Jan 1884 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. They had the following children:

i. Harriet
ii. Celista
iii. William
iv. Harrietta
v. Spencer
vi. Annis (ca1847-)

12. Nancy B. DURHAM (Robert2, John1). Born in 1804/1805 in Clarence, Erie Co., NY. Nancy B. died in Brandon, Oakland Co., MI. Ca 1827 when Nancy B. was 23, she married Ezra SMITH, in Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY. Born ca 1802 in CT. Ezra died in Brandon, Oakland Co., MI, on 29 May 1871; he was 69. Occupation: Farmer. They had the following children:

i. Mary Jane (1828-)
ii. Seth (1831-)
iii. Maria (1831-)
iv. Perry Kingsbury (1833-1907)
v. William (1837-)
vi. James (1839-)
vii. Andrew J. (1843-)
viii. Albert (1846-)

13. John V. DURHAM (Robert2, John1). Born on 8 Sep 1808 in NY. John V. died on 9 Apr 1892; he was 83. Ca 1831 when John V. was 22, he married Electa SMITH. Born on 9 Oct 1810 in NY. Electa died on 13 Feb 1889; she was 78. They had the following children:

i. Martha (1832-ca1892)
ii. Eliza J. (1834->1900)
iii. John (1836-1915)
iv. James S. (1838-1872)

14. MARY B. DURHAM (Robert2, John1). Born on 31 Dec 1810 in Clarence, Erie Co., NY. Mary B. died in Jackson, Jackson Co., MI, on 20 Dec 1894; she was 83. Buried in Jackson, Jackson Co., MI. Mt. Evergreen cemetery. Occupation: Housekeeper. In 1830 when Mary B. was 19, she married Martin MOSHER, son of David MOSHER & Hannah BOWEN, in NY. Born on 8 Jul 1809 in NY. Martin died in Jackson, Jackson Co., MI, on 20 Aug 1900; he was 91. Buried on 22 Aug 1900 in Jackson, Jackson Co., MI. Mt. Evergreen Cemetery. Occupation: Mason. They had the following children:

i. Sylvia (1831-1897)
ii. Marilda Edison (1833-1900)
iii. LUCRETIA MELVINA (1835-1909)
iv. Martha (1837-)
v. Robert (1839-)
vi. Phoebe (1842-)
vii. David H. (1846-)
viii. Mary Grace (1852-1938)

15. Maria DURHAM (Robert2, John1). Born in 1817 in NY. Ca 1840 when Maria was 23, she married John HAMILTON. Born ca 1811 in NY. Occupation: Farmer. They had the following children:

i. Robert E. (ca1841-)
ii. Harriet E. (ca1844-)
iii. James F. (ca1849-)
iv. John (ca1852-)
v. Phebe (ca1854-)
vi. Percus (1857-)


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