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Durham Genealogy & History

Durham is a locational English surname, taken primarily from the northeastern English city of Durham, which comes from the Old English "dun", meaning hill, and Old Norse "holm", which means an island, or raised land partially bounded by streams. Durham family history enters the records with Osbert de Dunelm, enrolled in the Pipe Rolls of London in 1163. Over the next few decades, the pronunciation and spelling shifted to Durham. Durham genealogy boasts several renowned persons, such as British Admiral Philip Durham, sports radio announcer Woody Durham, and North Carolina city namesake physician Bartlett Durham.


Durham Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Dorothy Durham-- --, 1917September 20,2005TX
Banks Durham-- --, 1925December 4,2006NC
C Harley Durham-- --, 1913April 25,1992NE
D Duane Durham-- --, 1932July 7,2010TX

Durham Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Eadith Durham-- --, 1876April ,1967Muskegon,MI
Fabol Durham-- --, 1917March 30,2005Shreveport,LA
Gabrielle Durham-- --, 1996March 2,1998Mount Clemens,MI
H Eugene Durham-- --, 1938April 13,2001Chandler,AZ

Durham Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alonzo DurhamDoris JeffriesSeptember 21,2002Wake, NC
Clyde DurhamErnestine FearringtonMarch 25,1947Wake, NC
Earl DurhamKristi TaylorMay 31,1998Wake, NC
Fred DurhamDorothy WatsonApril 20,1934Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Durham

698th: Woodard699th: Moyer
700th: Pennington701st: Harding
702nd: Mullen703rd: McGrath
704th: Sexton705th: Stuart
706th: Lynn707th: Bradshaw

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