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89. Margaret "Maggie" A. DURHAM was born in Aug 1868 in Surry County, North Carolina.9,10,98,99 She died on 23 Apr 1960 in North Carolina.54 Margaret A "Maggie" Durham Patterson

Birth: Aug. 6, 1868 Death: Apr. 23, 1960
Married Margaret A. Durham on 12 Apr 1892 in Mt. Airy, NC

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James Madison Durham (1832 - 1918)
Sarah Shields Durham (1834 - 1914)

John William Patterson (1867 - 1933)

John William Patterson (1910 - 1910)
Burial: Oakdale Cemetery
Mount Airy, Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 1, Lot 6, Plot 12

Created by: Lynn Eason
Record added: Oct 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30333942
In the 1910 Census for Guilford County, North Carolina, Maggie D.(Durham) Patterson, age 42, is listed as having 4 children, but only 1 is living.

Margaret "Maggie" A. DURHAM and John William PATTERSON were married on 12 Apr 1892 in Surry County, North Carolina.14,17 John William PATTERSON (son of Wiley Ebenezer PATTERSON and Margaret Frances SPARGER) was born in Nov 1869 in North Carolina.9,98,99,100,101 J. W. Patterson and wife Maggie are listed in the household of J. M. (James Madison) Durham and wife S. (Sarah) in the 1900 census for Mount Airy, Surry County, North Carolina. J. W. Patterson is listed as "son-in-law".

J. W. Patterson is also listed as the "informant" on the death certificate of James M. Durham, who died 9 Dec. 1918 in Surry County, NC.

Information provided by Susan Holman - Rootsweb:

" John W. Patterson, of Greensboro, a wholesale grocer, is now head of the Patterson Company at Greensboro. Mr. Patterson was born on a farm in Mount Airy Township of Surry County, North Carolina. (The next several paragraphs are included in John's ancestors' notes). Mr. John W. Patterson during his youth was educated in rural schools and learned the fundamentals of farming and tobacco manufacture under his father. In 1888 he went West and spent three interesting years of varied experience in the old Indian Territory. On returning to North Carolina he located at Mount Airy and was a tobacco manufacturer there until 1895, when he removed to Richmond, Virginia, and was connected with the tobacco industry in that city for a year. He then returned to Mount Airy and did business in that city until 1901, when he removed to Fayetteville and was a wholesale grocery merchant three years. In 1904 Mr. Patterson came to Greensboro and organized the Patterson Company, of which he has since been general manager." page 202, from History of North Carolina, Vol. VI, Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago and New York,1919.
Margaret "Maggie" A. DURHAM and John William PATTERSON had the following children:



Margaret R. PATTERSON.



(Infant of) PATTERSON was born on 30 Jan 1910 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.16 He died on 30 Jan 1910 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.16 Buried in Mt. Airy, North Carolina. Informant listed as "J. W. Patterson" of Greensboro, North Carolina.