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Durham Family Collection (MC 346)


Biographical Notes

The Durham family register pages show the family line from the great grandparent William J. Durham, born 1836 and died 1865 in Milton, Georgia, married in 1855 to Rachel J. York Durham, born 1831 in Atlanta.  She died in 1882 in Atlanta.  The last child listed is George Marion Durham, born 1871 in Fulton County, GA and died 1941 in Atlanta.  George married Florence Allen Durham, 1868-1947, and had 8 children.  She died in Columbus, Georgia.  Other family names mentioned in these papers include Kilgore, Bell, Colee, York, Perry, Boswell, Barnwell, Hicks and Frith, among others.

Scope and contents

The contents of this small collection consist of family register charts and funeral records of the George and Florence Durham family, divided among 5 folders.

1940s-1970s                       1 box (.33 l.f.)

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Durham Family Collection must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University.   Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Durham Family Collection (MC 346)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


The provenance of these materials is unknown.

Box and folder list

Folder 1 – Durham Reunion Guest Book 1975-1979

Folder 2 – Family Register

Folder 3 – Family Register of John William Andrew Durham Sr., Isaac M.S. Durham and George Marion Durham

Folder 4 – Memorial Record for Florence Durham (Mrs. George M.) 1868-1947

Folder 5 – Memorial Record for George Marion Durham 1871-1941