Joseph Ott Durham1

M, #2904, b. circa 1822
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
Birth*circa 1822 Joseph Ott Durham was born circa 1822 in NJG.1 
Marriage*13 November 1841 Joseph Krum married Deborah Crum, daughter of Benjamin Crum and Sarah Lanning, on 13 November 1841. The ceremony was performed by Rev. James Spencer. Both the bride and groom were from Amwell.2 
1850 Census*3 September 1850 He and Deborah Crum appeared on the 1850 Federal Census East & West Amwell Township, Hunterdon, NJG, enumerated 3 September 1850. Their children William and Howard were listed as living with them.1 
1860 Census*18 July 1860 He and Deborah Crum appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Mt. Healthy, Springfield Township, Hamilton, OHG enumerated 18 July 1860. Their children William, Howard and Cristalina were listed as living with them. Joseph was a day laborer.3 
Draft registration*  Joseph was listed on the Civil War Draft Registration Records, 1863-1865 at Springfield, Hamilton, OHG.4 
1870 Census*4 June 1870 He and Deborah Crum appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of College Hill, Springfield Township, Hamilton, OHG, enumerated 4 June 1870.5 
1880 Census*28 June 1880 WidowerJoseph Ott Durham appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Mt Pleasant, Springfield Township, Hamilton, OHG, enumerated 28 June 1880. His children William and Cristalina were listed as living with him. He was a laborer.6 

Children of Joseph Ott Durham and Deborah Crum

Last Edited5 May 2016

Citations

  1. 1850 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, East & West Amwell Township, page 51 ( penned), 26 (printed), dwelling 385, family 385, Joseph O. Durham: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 12 Aug 2013): National Archives microfilm M432_453.
  2. Married, The Hunterdon Gazette, Flemington, NJ, 8 Dec 1841, Set of four CD's of the Hnterdon County Gazette Newspaper, 1825-1866, puchased from the Hunterdon County Historical Society, 114 Main St., Flemington, NJ 08822.
  3. 1860 U.S. census, Hamilton, OH, population schedule, Springfield Township, dwelling 872, family 897, page 121 (penned), printed 283, Joseph O. Durham: Fold3 (accessed 10 Aug 2013): www.fold3.com/image/#64015184.
  4. U.S. Civil War Draft Regisration Reocrds, 1863-1865,www.ancestry.com.
  5. 1870 U.S. census, Hamilton, OH, population schedule, Springfield Township, page 639A (printed) dwelling 84, family 84, Joseph O. Durham: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 10 Aug 2013): National Archives microfilm M593_1208.
  6. 1880 U.S. census, Hamilton, OH, population schedule, Mount Pleasant, E.D. 101, page 468C (printed), dwelling 28, family 31, Joseph Durham: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 12 Aug 2013): National Archives microfilm T9.

William Durham1

M, #2905, b. circa 1843, d. 31 October 1890
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherJoseph Ott Durham1 b. c 1822
MotherDeborah Crum1 b. c 1821, d. b 28 Jun 1880
Birth*circa 1843 William Durham was born circa 1843 in NJG.1 
1850 Census3 September 1850 He appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of East & West Amwell Township, at Hunterdon, NJ in the household of his parents, Deborah Crum and Joseph Ott Durham.1 
1860 Census18 July 1860 He appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Mt. Healthy, Springfield Township, Hamilton, OHG in the household of his parents, Deborah Crum and Joseph Ott Durham.2 
Military*  (an unknown value).3,4 
1870 Census4 June 1870 He appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of College Hill, Springfield Township, Hamilton, OHG in the household of his parents, Deborah Crum and Joseph Ott Durham William was a farm laborer.5 
1880 Census28 June 1880 He appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Springfield Township, at Hamilton, OH in the household of his father, Joseph Ott Durham. William was a laborer.6 
Death*31 October 1890 He died on 31 October 1890.3 
Burial* He was buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Mount Healthy, Hamilton, OHG. His stone had the following information: Sergeant with Company G of the 39th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. Aged 48 years.
Son of Joseph Durham (born in NJ)
Brother of Chrise Durham (born in NJ).3 
Probate4 January 1897 He was named heir of the Sarah Crum estate which was probated on 4 January 1897 at Surrogate's Office, Hunterdon County Courthouse, Flemington, Hunterdon, NJG. He was to receive $250 from his mother's sister's estate.7 
Compiler's Comment* Did Sarah White not know about the death of her nephew? Had the two branches of the family lost touch? What happened to the bequest of the $250? 
Last Edited27 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. 1850 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, East & West Amwell Township, page 51 ( penned), 26 (printed), dwelling 385, family 385, Joseph O. Durham: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 12 Aug 2013): National Archives microfilm M432_453.
  2. 1860 U.S. census, Hamilton, OH, population schedule, Springfield Township, dwelling 872, family 897, page 121 (penned), printed 283, Joseph O. Durham: Fold3 (accessed 10 Aug 2013): www.fold3.com/image/#64015184.
  3. Gravestone of William Durham,www.findagrave.com, Memorial # 16447878.
  4. "William Durham, Company G, 39 Ohio Infantry", Enlistment papers and muster rolls; National Archives; College Park, MD.
  5. 1870 U.S. census, Hamilton, OH, population schedule, Springfield Township, page 639A (printed) dwelling 84, family 84, Joseph O. Durham: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 10 Aug 2013): National Archives microfilm M593_1208.
  6. 1880 U.S. census, Hamilton, OH, population schedule, Mount Pleasant, E.D. 101, page 468C (printed), dwelling 28, family 31, Joseph Durham: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 12 Aug 2013): National Archives microfilm T9.
  7. Sarah White, Hunterdon, NJ Surrogate's Office Probate file 2363 (Will Book 18, page 538), Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, microfilm 802408.

Mildred Ely

F, #2724, b. circa 1899, d. 4 August 1966
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
Birth*circa 1899 Mildred Ely was born circa 1899 in Trenton, NJG.1 
Marriage* She married Richard C. Larison, son of William Bodine Larison and Mary H Crum.2 
Death*4 August 1966 She died on 4 August 1966 at Doylestown Hospital, Doylestown, Bucks, PAG.1 
Obituary*5 August 1966 Her death was was recorded in an Obituary on 5 August 1966 at in the Trenton Evening Times. "LAMBERTVILLE - Mrs. Mildred Larison of 67 Clinton Street died Thursday in Doylestown Hospital. She was born in Trenton and lived most of her life here. Surviving are her husband, Richard Larison; two daughters, Mrs. Sarah Reed of Lambertville and Mrs. Elizabeth Ent of Stockton; her mother Mrs. Frank Hough, and a sister Mrs. Russell Toping, both of Lambertville, and two grandchildren. Services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Van Horn Funeral Home, 21 York Street with Rev. Clyde Henry of First Presbyterian Church officiating. Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday evening."1 

Children of Mildred Ely and Richard C. Larison

  • Sarah Larison
  • Elizabeth Larison
Last Edited27 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. Mrs. Richard Larison, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 5 Aug 1966.
  2. Richard C. Larison, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 18 Oct 1989.

Elizabeth C. Ent

F, #101, b. 10 June 1910, d. 28 July 1991
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherWilliam Ent b. 20 Nov 1881, d. 10 Feb 1953
MotherRheba P Crum b. 18 Feb 1883, d. 28 Mar 1959
Birth*10 June 1910 Elizabeth C. Ent was born on 10 June 1910 in NJG.1,2 
State census1915 She was listed living with her parents William Ent and Rheba P Crum in 1915 at Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJG.2 
Reunioncirca 3 November 1924 She, her parents and two sisters, attended the Crum Family Reunion hosted by Isaac and Maggie Crum in honor of Isaac's brother, Daniel, who was visiting the East for the first time since moving to Kansas 47 years earlier.3 
Occupation* She was a registered nurse.4 
Death*28 July 1991 She died on 28 July 1991 at Whiting, Ocean, NJG, at age 81.1 
Last Edited29 Jan 2016

Citations

  1. Elizabeth C. Ent, 196-26-3239, Social Security Death Index Master File, Pennsylvania, 1951: (Ancestry. com, accessed 27 Mar 2010).
  2. William E. Ent, New Jersey State Census, 1915, Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJ, page 17B, household 426, line 62, Family Search (http://familysearch.org), (accessed 29 Jan 2016).
  3. Crum Reunion, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 3 Nov 1924, page 18, www.genealogybank.com (accessed 13 Mar 2016). The newspaper article states that Daniel Crum was visiting from California. The 1920 and 1930 federal census shows he was residing in Kansas in those yerars. The compiler has not found any evidence he ever lived in CA.
  4. Interview with Isabelle Crum Rorer (808 Hackberry Trail SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87123), by Louise Rorer Rosett.

Margaret L. Ent

F, #100, b. December 1908, d. 1986
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherWilliam Ent b. 20 Nov 1881, d. 10 Feb 1953
MotherRheba P Crum b. 18 Feb 1883, d. 28 Mar 1959
Birth*December 1908 Margaret L. Ent was born in December 1908 in NJG.1 
1910 Census23 April 1910 She appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJG in the household of her parents, Rheba P Crum and William Ent.1 
State census1915 She was listed living with her parents William Ent and Rheba P Crum in 1915 at Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJG.2 
Reunioncirca 3 November 1924 She, her parents and two sisters, attended the Crum Family Reunion hosted by Isaac and Maggie Crum in honor of Isaac's brother, Daniel, who was visiting the East for the first time since moving to Kansas 47 years earlier.3 
Marriage*24 June 1933 She married John N. Hunt on 24 June 1933 at the home of the bride's parents.4,5 
Occupation* She was a retired schoolteacher and president of the Hunterdon County Retired Educators Association.5 
Death*1986 She died in 1986.5 
Burial* She was buried at Rocks Methodist Episcopal Cemetery, Mt. Airy, Hunterdon, NJG.5 

Children of Margaret L. Ent and John N. Hunt

Last Edited16 May 2016

Citations

  1. 1910 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Delaware Township, E.D. 7, page 5B, dwelling 115, family 121, William Ent: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 27 Mar 2010): National Archives microfilm T624_895.
  2. William E. Ent, New Jersey State Census, 1915, Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJ, page 17B, household 426, line 62, Family Search (http://familysearch.org), (accessed 29 Jan 2016).
  3. Crum Reunion, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 3 Nov 1924, page 18, www.genealogybank.com (accessed 13 Mar 2016). The newspaper article states that Daniel Crum was visiting from California. The 1920 and 1930 federal census shows he was residing in Kansas in those yerars. The compiler has not found any evidence he ever lived in CA.
  4. Letter from Ruth Ent (Box 22, Sergeantsville, New Jersey) to Louise Rorer Rosett, 2 May 1978; in the files of Louise Rorer Rosett (1005 Stagecoach Rd SE, Albuquerque, NM). Ruth Ent copied birth, marriage and death information from the family Bible in the possession of Ruth Crum, daughter of Isaac Crum.
  5. Find a Grave,www.findagrave.com, Memorial # 57179711.
  6. Betty Hunt, "Genealogy Research," e-mail message from private e-mail address (Hunterdon, NJ) to Louise Rorer Rosett, 6 May 2016.