Bedford Parker Durham

about 1780–about 1860 (Age 80)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Bedford Parker

Bedford Parker Durham was born about 1780, in North Carolina, United States. He married Nancy Kemper in 1808, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lincoln, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States in 1850. He died about 1860, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Bedford Parker Durham
1780–1860
Nancy Kemper
1796–1856
Marriage: 1808
James Durham
1810–
Sally Durham
1820–
Sarah Jane Durham
1821–1882
Martha Durham
1825–
Durham
1815–
Robert B. Durham
1819–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1808
Lincoln, Tennessee, United States
children

(6)

    James Durham

    Male1810–Male

    Durham

    Female1815–Female

    Robert B. Durham

    Male1819–Male

    Sally Durham

    Female1820–Female

    Female1821–1882Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 9

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 16

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
1803

Age 23

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Durham, a city in northeastern England, named from Old English dūn ‘hill’ ( see Down 1) + Old Norse holmr ‘island’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Bedford Durham, "United States Census, 1850"
  • 1840 United States Federal Census
  • 1830 United States Federal Census

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