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Martin Madrid Durant

Male 1810 - 1880  (70 years)


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  • Name Martin Madrid Durant 
    Born 1810  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Sheriff, Baldwin County, Alabama. 
    Probate 8 Jan 1846  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Witnessed the will of Lynn McGhee. On 16 Jan 1847, Durant appeared before Judge P. C. Byrne and proved the will. 
    Residence 1850  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Probate 8 Nov 1853  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Witnessed the will of William Sizemore. 
    Residence 1860  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1870  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1880  Sibleys Mills, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 1880  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bromley Cemetery, Bromley, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Durant, Martin, Walter and Adrian
    Durant, Martin, Walter and Adrian
    Person ID I8712  Dickinson
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2015 

    Father Lachlan McGillivray Durant,   b. 1775, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Hall 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F1619  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Pollard,   b. Apr 1826, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Norman Leslie Durant,   b. 09 Feb 1843, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1927, Bromley, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Walter H Durant,   b. 1845, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    +3. Napoleon Bonaparte Durant,   b. Abt 1847, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     4. Charles Durant,   b. Abt 1849, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Adrian J Durant,   b. Dec 1850, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Bromley, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
    +6. Osmond P Durant,   b. Jul 1856, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1913, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
     7. Douglas Durant,   b. Abt 1859, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Wilton Marone Durant,   b. 27 Mar 1861, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1934, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +9. Edwin Pollard Durant,   b. 22 Mar 1862, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jan 1936, Bromley, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     10. Grace Ann Durant,   b. 24 Dec 1868, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1951, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
     11. Thaddeus Durant,   b. Abt 1863, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Martin Madrid Durant,   b. 08 Dec 1872, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1944, Daphne, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F2357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S58] FamilySearch.org, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), "Alabama Probate Records, 1809-1985," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1961-25319-24110-51?cc=1925446&wc=M6DK-WNL:220032901,220305801 : accessed 19 August 2015), Baldwin > Wills 1809-1934 vol A-C > image 61 of 718; county courthouses, Alabama.

    2. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Census Place: Division 1, Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: M432_1; Page: 88B; Image: 283.
      M M Durant 40
      Hannah Durant 23
      Norman L Durant 7
      Walter H Durant 5
      Nepolian B Durant 3
      Charles L Durant 1

    3. [S58] FamilySearch.org, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), "Alabama Probate Records, 1809-1985," images, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-25319-23865-35?cc=1925446&wc=M6DK-WNL:220032901,220305801 : accessed 20 August 2015), Baldwin > Wills 1809-1934 vol A-C > image 76 of 718; county courthouses, Alabama.

    4. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: M653_1; Page: 261; Image: 260; Family History Library Film: 803001.
      Polly Permingham 53
      Merr Durent 48
      Hannah Durent 28
      N L Durent 16
      Walter R Durent 14
      N B Durent 12
      Charles Durent 10
      Adrain Durent 8
      T C Durent 6
      O P Durent 4
      D W Durent 2
      L D Durent 1

    5. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870), Census Place: Township 3, Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: M593_1; Page: 256A; Image: 515; Family History Library Film: 545500.
      Martin M Durant 60
      Hannah Durant 40
      Walter Durant 25
      Napoleon Durant 23
      Charles Durant 21
      Adrian Durant 19
      Thadeus Durant 7
      Osmon Durant 15
      Douglas Durant 11
      Marone Durant 9
      Edwin Durant 7
      Grace Durant 3


    6. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880), Census Place: Sibleys Mills, Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: 1; Family History Film: 1254001; Page: 186D; Enumeration District: 006; Image: 0377.
      Martin M. Durant 64
      Hannah Durant 53
      Walter H. Durant 35
      Adrian J. Durant 32
      Marone Durant 19
      Edwin P. Durant 17
      Grace Ann Durant 12
      Martin Durant 7