Elizabeth Durham

1834–
Casey, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Durham was born in 1834, in Casey, Kentucky, United States, her father, Thomas Durham, was 29 and her mother, Polly Smith, was 29. She lived in Macon, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Durham
1805–1855
Polly Smith
1805–
James Kentucky Jim Durham
1824–1906
David Milton Durham
1826–1875
Shelton Durham
1830–
Thomas Durham
1832–
Elizabeth Durham
1834–
Paulina Durham
1837–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 2
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State
Age 16
According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1865
Age 31
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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.

Possible Related Names

Down
Derham

Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth Durham in household of Thomas Durham, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Durham in household of Thomas Durham, "United States Census, 1850"

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