William DURHAM was born on 11 Aug 1829 in Barren County, Kentucky.24,25,26,27,28 The birth county (Barren County,
Kentucky) information for James William Durham and wife, Catherine Borden comes
from the death certificate of Amanda G. Durham Robertson, daughter, who died
3 May 1941 in Livingston County, Kentucky. Amanda's husband is listed as "James
Huey Robertson". He died Pneumonia on 3 Mar 1910 in Livingston, County,
Kentucky.12 James William
Birth: Aug. 11, 1829
Death: Mar. 2, 1910
Husband of Catherine Borders.
Need help in finding James' parents.
Laborn Jasper Durham (1851 - 1929)
Malinda R. Durham Harris (1852 - 1923)
Mary Ellen Durham Tracy (1858 - 1936)
William Gilmore Durham (1861 - 1931)
Amanda G. Durham Robertson (1862 - 1941)
Created by: Jim Durham
Record added: Jan 20, 2006
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In the 1860 Census for Crittenden County, Kentucky (Marion - West half), J.
W. Durham, age 28, is listed as "Blacksmith".
The death certificate of Amanda G. Durham Robertson, born 1862, shows her father's
name as "James Wm Durham" and mother's name "Catherine Borders",
but the 1880 Census for Livingston County, Kentucky, shows Amanda G. Durham,
born 1862, as a daughter of John W. Durham and wife, Catherine. "John"
W. Durham and Catherine (Borders) are also listed in the 1900 Census for Livingston
In the 1910 Census for Livingston County, Kentucky (District 1 - District 99),
Katherine Durham, age 78 and "widowed" is listed as "mother"
in the household of Mary E. Tracy, age 53 and "widowed". (Mary E. Tracy
is listed as having 2 children and 2 children still living.)
From Sharon Clark - Rootsweb:
1900, a marble agent in Livingston Co., KY; a Methodist. Terry L. Durham Owens,
firstname.lastname@example.org, is a descendant, and provided all of the information
on his descendants. He might have been born in Allen Co., KY.
John William DURHAM and Catherine BORDERS were married on 31 Jan 1850 in Barren
County, Kentucky.23,25 Catherine BORDERS (daughter
of James W. BORDERS) was born on 1 Jan 1831 in Barren County, Kentucky.12,24,25,26,27,28
The Kentucky death certificate for Catherine (Borders) Durham, shows her birth
as Jan. 1830. She died Labor Pneumonia on 21 Nov 1912 in Livingston, County,
Kentucky.12 Burial place
is hard to read. Informant at death listed as "Gilly Durham", of Smithland,
Kentucky. John William DURHAM and Catherine BORDERS had the following children: