Anderson DURHAM was born on 26 Nov 1816 in Anderson County, South Carolina.1,2,3,5,6 He died on 5 May 1902 in Piedmont,
South Carolina.1 Buried
at Siloam Baptist Church Cemetery in Anderson, South Carolina.
In the 1860 Census for Anderson County, South Carolina (Regiment 42), Mahala
Durham, age 48, is listed in the household of Anderson Durham.
Occupation in 1870 in Madison County, Georgia: "Keeping Grist Mill"
From: "Nita Singleton" <firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: March 20, 2009 3:55:17 PM EDT
Subject: Anderson Durham
Hi, My name is Juanita Durham Singleton. Anderson was my great-grandfather. I
have not got all of my information in the system yet so I can put it on RootsWeb.
My grandfather was John Calvin Durham and his father was Micajah Benjamin Franklin
Durham, called Frank. I will update some information for you and hope to have
all of it on Rootsweb before long.
I was very fortunate in that my granddad wrote all this information down and
gave it to my Aunt. When she passed away, my sister and I found the information
in an old trunk. You may already have the information, I will just update what
you don't have on Rootsweb.
To start - Berry Durham (which he spelled Beary) was born in 1786 in Hanover,
Virginia. He died May 3, 1840 in Anderson, SC. He is buried In the old Durham-Woodson
Family Cemetery in Anderson. I can't put my fingers on the cemetery records at
this moment but believe it is a rock carved out. Will find and follow up. Clarissa
was called Clary. She was born 7-23-1783 in Hanover, Virginia and died September
9, 1880 in Anderson, SC. She was 97 years old, one month and 9 day old when she
died. She is buried right beside Berry and I think the rocks say Clary on it.
Anderson's first name is Henry and he was a preacher. He was born 11-26-1816
in Anderson, SC and Died 5-5-1902 in Piedmont, SC. He is buried at Siloam Baptist
Church Cemetery in Anderson, SC. He married first Sarah "Sally" Berry.
She was born 11-26-1818 and died 5-22-1853. Not sure where she is buried. They
married December 27, 1838 in SC. He married second Martha Orr Manning. Her father
was a preacher and they had no children. Anderson was a circuit preacher for
Anderson, Pickens, and Piedmont, SC. And pastor of the First Baptist Church at
Piedmont, SC. Anderson and Sarah had seven children. If you need that information
you can let me know.I have all dates for those. Also, on Berry and Clarrisa's
children. Who they married etc.
Hope to hear from you and hope this helps. We are going out for supper so will
follow up with more information if you need it later. Nita Singleton
Information provided by Lillian Juanita Durham Singleton via EMAIL
My grandfather wrote all his children and dates. Hope this helps.
1. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Durham Born 12-09-1839 D. 3-22-1874 - 34 years,
3 months and 13 days In Athens , GA. Married W. L. Rowland who died in SC 6-3-1872
2. Jane Durham Born 8-9-1841 - D. 11-29-1880 in Greenville , SC. Married John
Samuel Stephens -brother to Julia who married Frank.
3. Mahala L. Durham Born 1842
4. Micajah Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Durham is the full name of Frank.
Born 10-25-1844 D. 6-16-1890 on Monday morning at 11:30AM in Elberton , GA. Buried
with no marker. He married Julia Louise Stephens. My Great Granddad and Grandma
5. Harriett "Hattie" A. Durham Born 5-19-1846 D. 6-27-1886
6. William Hubert Durham B 3-13-1849 - Died 10-10-1873. He was 24 years, 6 months
and 27 days old according to my G-dad. On the census it looks like Robert but
it says Hubert. His second name.
7. Mary Louise "Lewizze" Durham B 3-12-1851
Anderson and Sarah had seven children. All born in Anderson , SC according to
Henry Anderson DURHAM and Sarah BERRY were married on 27 Dec 1838 in South
BERRY was born on 26 Nov 1818 in South Carolina.1,2 She died
on 22 May 1853 in South Carolina.1
Henry Anderson DURHAM and Sarah BERRY had the following children:
|Mahala L. DURHAM was born about 1842
in South Carolina.2|
|Micajah Benjamin Franklin "Frank" DURHAM.|
A. DURHAM was born on 19 May 1846 in South Carolina.2,3,5,6,7 She died on 27 Jun 1886.7|
Hubert DURHAM was born on 13 Mar 1849 in South Carolina.2,6,7 He died on 10 Oct 1873.7|
Louisa "Lewizze" DURHAM3
was born on 12 Mar 1851 in South Carolina.6,7|
DURHAM and Martha Orr MANNING were married before 1870.6 Martha Orr MANNING was born
about 1828 in South Carolina.5