Thomas Durham1

b. 6 March 1661, d. 30 May 1715

5th great-grandfather of Louise Underwood.
7th great-grandfather of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Underwood and Allied Families
Appears on charts:
Pedigree for Louise Underwood
     Thomas Durham married Dorothy before 1686.1 He died on 30 May 1715 in North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia, at age 54.1
Additional Data
Thomas Durham's will dated 4 August 1711, was proved 1 June 1715 in North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia. The will mentions wife Dorothy, the plant; after her death, to son Thomas and Mary his wife, son John, daughter Mary Dodson, and grandson Thomas Dodson; executrix, his wife; no witnesses; inventory 6 July 1715.2,3 Click to view image

Children of Thomas Durham and Dorothy (—?—) (Durham-Greenham)


  1. [S298] Durham Family, online <>.
  2. [S301] Newton Jasper Darden and Leroy W. Tilton, Darden family history : with notes on ancestry of allied families: Washington, Lanier, Burch, Strozier, Dodson, Pyles, McNair, Barnett : a memorial of Dearden-Durden-Dardens of the United States of America, particularly in Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, and Texas (Washington, D.C.: Privately Published, 1957), 117.
  3. [S321] Robert K. Headley Jr., Wills of Richmond County, Virginia 1699-1800 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1983), 29.