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4. Julia Ann Granby DURHAM was born about 1813 in Morgan county, Virginia/West Virginia.1 Information provided by Carolyn Hackett Dowd - Rootsweb

"Samuel Neal, California Pioneer, And a Brief History of the Durham Family," by Edna Reynolds, Durham, ca. 1952 [abstracted, Ed.] (pg 53); "Item Third: I give and bequeath to my sisters Mary Durham and Julia Ann Hinkle, wife of Jacob Hinkle, of the State of West Virginia, and to their heirs and assigns, equally and share and share alike, my farm in Morgan County, State of West Virginia, containing about one hundred and ninety three acres, with the privileges and appurtainances [sic] thereunto belonging." [Robert W. Durham's Will, died October 22, 1871]

West Virginia Vital Research Records - Marriage

Morgan County
Know all me by these presents, that we, Jacob Hinkle and George Durham, are held and firmly bound unto his Excellency, Thomas W. Gilmer, Esquire, Governor of Virginia, (for the time being) and his successors, in the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars, for the payment whereof, well and truly to be made to the said Governor, or his successors, for the use of Commonwealth, we bind themselves, our heirs, executors and administrators, jointly and severally, firmly by these parents. Sealed with our seals, and dated this 26th day of October 1840.

The CONDITION of the above obligation is such, that whereas a marriage is shortly intended to be had and solemized between the said Jacob Hinkle, Julia Ann Granby Durham, of this county. Now if there is no lawful cause to obstruct the said marriage, then the above obligation to be void, else to remain in full force and virtue.

Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of:
J. Durham, Clerk

Jacob Hinkle (SEAL)
George Durham (SEAL)

Julia Ann Granby DURHAM and Jacob HINKLE were married on 26 Oct 1840 in Morgan county, Virginia/West Virginia.6 Jacob HINKLE was born about 1816 in place unknown.1