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Alice Josephine Washburn Duram
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1850
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1896
Muskegon
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA

Alice Josephine WASHBURN was born in Macomb, St. Lawrence Co., New York and was the youngest of the ten children of Nehemiah WASHBURN and Catherine THAYER. In the 1860's she along with with four other siblings (Horace, Levi, Edwin, and Charles Nehemiah) moved to Michigan as did many other people from the Macomb area. Her father moved there as well (probably after the death of Alice's mother in 1868), but moved back to Macomb, New York a few years later.

In 1868, the same year that her mother died, Alice married Alfred Tolford DURHAM (DURAM in some documents) on 1 Apr 1868 at Ravenna, Muskegon Co., Michigan. She and her husband lived in Ottawa, Michigan and had 6 children:

1. Sylvia Mathilda DURHAM,8/30/1869 - 4/18/1948;
married William Henry RILEY
2. James Franklin DURAM, 12/3/1871 - 11/8/1954,
married Anna NELSON
3. Winthrope DURHAM, b. 1876
4. Everett V DURHAM, 8/29/1879 - 6/29/1887
5. Vivette Mathilda DURHAM, b. 5/31/1886, married Bert PACE
6. Allhara DURHAM, 5/10/1889 - 8/10/1890


Alice died from pneumonia complicated by heart disease at the age of 46 on March 6, 1896. Her husband Andrew died three years before her.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nehemiah Washburn (1801 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Andrew Tolford Durham (1842 - 1893)
 
 Children:
  Rubin W Durham (____ - 1898)*
  Sylvia Mathilda Durham Riley (1869 - 1948)*
  James Franklin Duram (1871 - 1954)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucinda Washburn Honeycomb (1826 - 1905)*
  Horace Thayer Washburn (1827 - 1915)*
  Patience Washburn Markwick (1833 - 1903)*
  Levi L Washburn (1836 - 1926)*
  Fidelia Washburn Honeycombe (1837 - 1894)*
  Edwin Louis Washburn (1840 - 1913)*
  Melissa P. Washburn Smith (1845 - 1930)*
  Charles R Washburn (1847 - 1916)*
  Alice Josephine Washburn Duram (1850 - 1896)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Muskegon
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 1-17-8
 
Maintained by: Dorothy
Originally Created by: Anne Cady
Record added: Jan 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46242445
Alice Josephine <i>Washburn</i> Duram
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Rest in eternal Peace
- Ann Joscher
 Added: Mar. 11, 2013

- Dorothy
 Added: Feb. 27, 2013
Rest In Peace, Cousin (2C3R). Wife of Andrew Tolford Durham (1842-1893). They married on 1 Apr 1868 at Ravenna, Muskegon Co. MI.
- James E. Welch
 Added: Dec. 10, 2011
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