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Jane Eliza Sherman Durham
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Birth: 1838
Ohio, USA
Death: 1876
California, USA

Daughter of Joel Burnett Sherman & Jane Elizabeth (Lusk) Sherman
Jane was the first wife of Joshua E Durham. From that union were the following issues:

1. Burnett Senter Durham
Born 1863 CA
Died after 1896 in Contra Costa County, probably Pacheco as he was a resident of that place the year he died.

He may be buried in Pacheco Cemetery or here but I have no proof of either.

2. Melvina Irene Durham
Fanny
Cora E
Lee "Levi" B
Aurelia
John

1870 Township 3 Contra Costa, CA
Joshua Durham 40 TN
Jane Durham 34 OH (wife)
Burnnett Durham 7 CA (son)
Melvina Durham 2 CA (daughter)
Fanny Durham 1 CA (daughter)
Buckner S. Durham 72 TN (father)


No 86 in the Sherman Directories, page 1286. No additional information can be gleaned from this record. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joel Burnett Sherman (1817 - 1871)
  Jane Elizabeth Lusk Sherman (1813 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Joshua Eldes Durham (1829 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Melvina Irene Durham McKenzie (1867 - 1961)*
  Lee B. Durham (1873 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine Anne Sherman Smith (1836 - 1898)*
  Jane Eliza Sherman Durham (1838 - 1876)
  John Sherman (1842 - 1886)*
  Van Rensselaer Sherman (1845 - 1936)*
  George A Sherman (1848 - 1901)*
  Orluna Ann Sherman Johnson (1852 - 1928)*
  Achsah Sherman Greer (1854 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Alhambra Cemetery
Martinez
Contra Costa County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Hannah
Originally Created by: Ancestry Seeker
Record added: Sep 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21480703
Jane Eliza <i>Sherman</i> Durham
Added by: Hannah
 
Jane Eliza <i>Sherman</i> Durham
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I remember the day I discovered your final resting place and how glad I was to know where you were laid to rest. I only wish I knew more about your life.
- Hannah
 Added: Sep. 30, 2014
 
 
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