M. DURHAM was born on 17 Feb 1826 in Casey County, Kentucky.4,14,50,51 In the
1860 Census for Madison County, Illinois (Township 5 - Range 9), Benj Dale, age
14, (born in Lousiana), and Eliz J., Dale, age 12, (b. Illinois), are both listed
in the houshold of David M. Durham and wife Elizabeth (Dale). NOTE: The ages
of William Thomas Durham (listed possibly as Thomas, age 18, and Sarah Catherine
Durham, b. ca 1858, who doesn't seem to appear with this family at all, makes
this family questionable. More research is needed.
In the 1860 Census for Madison County, Illinois (Township 5 - Range 9), Sarah
C. Durham, age 6; Margaret Durham, age 4; and James M. Durham, age 2; are all
listed in the household of Thomas and Elizabeth Lawrence.
Added NOTE: Benjamin Dale, age 4 (b. Louisiana) and Eliza Jane Dale, age 2 (b.
St. Clair Co., Missouri), are both listed with Geo W. Dale, age 32 (stone cutter),
and wife Clarissa M. Dale, age 36 (b. Illinois); both listed in the household
of Franklin Margrave, age 16 (b. UNKNOWN).
David M. DURHAM and Elizabeth "Betsy"
DALE were married on 17 Feb 1848 in Randolph County, Missouri.4,48 Missouri
Marriages Records, 1805 - 2002
I do hereby certify that I have celebrated the rites of matrimony between David
Durham and Betsy Dale on the 17th day of Feby 1848, and James G. Norton and Martha
Elliard on the 8th day of March 1848, and also between Newberry Cooper and Fannie
Romans on the 4th day of May 1848, all of Randolph County & State of Missouri.
Benj. Dobson, M. G. C. C.
Recorded on the 12th day of June 1848
Terry Bradley, Recorder Elizabeth "Betsy" DALE was
born about 1820 in Kentucky.14,50,51
David M. DURHAM and Elizabeth "Betsy" DALE had the following children: