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Re: Durden's of Morgan County Georgia
Posted by: P. (ID *****3874) Date: July 19, 2010 at 21:53:47
In Reply to: Durden's of Morgan County Georgia by Ronda Reno of 623

Hello Ronda,
No relation or connection.. I just clicked on your posting and decided to see if I could help.
I spent several hours trying to find anything on your Durden's.
I THINK I may have found your Durden's in the census.
I have saved the census for 1900 and 1910< some is a little hard to read but I think that the Mattie L. in 1900 census is Martha L.
In the 1910 census she is Lovania/Lovinia.

See census below.

I also found Lavinia in the census for 1920 and 1930 for Harper.

Name: Rosser P Durdin
[Rosar P Durdin]
Home in 1900: Durdin, Morgan, Georgia
Age: 1/12
Birth Date: Apr 1900
Birthplace: Georgia
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Son
Father's Name: Crosby D.
Father's Birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Name: Willie
Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Crosby D. Durdin 43
Willie Durdin 38
Addie H Durdin 17
Florance E Durdin 14
Saphonie A Durdin 12
Fannie H Durdin 9
Willie D Durdin 4
#Mattie L Durdin born Oct 1897.
Rosser P Durdin 1/12

Name: Lovania Burdon
[Lovania Durdon]
Age in 1910: 12
Estimated birth year: abt 1898
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Father's Name: Crosby D
Father's Birth Place: Georgia
Mother's Name: Willie
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia
Home in 1910: Atlanta Ward 6, Fulton, Georgia
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Female
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Crosby D Burdon 28 <error made on ages for Crosby& Willie >
Willie Burdon 28
Hewlett Burdon 18
Dawsie Burdon 16
#Lovania Burdon 12
Rosser Burdon 10
Alva Parker 19
Mr. --- Mr Hamm 22
Rudolph Hamm 23
Alvin Standford 25
Melville Barnes 25
C Elbert Payne 22
Henry Whitely 23
Howard Singleton 30
Mrs. Viola Sharpe 53
Buelah Ellison 25



The family were living next door in 1900 to a Frank Durdin
who I think was Crosby's brother.
Frank had sisters Saphronie.born 1841.
Lavinia born 1833..
Sarah<WOODS> born 1837.

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