Drury Burch/Birch

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Nancy Ann (Armour) Burch

Malinda Jane (Birch)Douthitt
Drury Burch/Birch
  • Born: 1810, KY
  • Married 7 Oct 1835, Hardin Co. KY, to Nancy Ann (Armour) Burch
  • Died: 1900, KY
  • Reference: see notes

    Notes for Drury Birch/Burch:
    Buried in Holbert Cemetery, Hardin County, KY

    WILL Information: (Filed in Hardin County, KY)
    Date WILL was filed: 8/21/1900 Book number: G Page #: 207
    Grantor: BIRCH, DRURY
    I, Drury Birch of the County of Hardin and State of Kentucky do make this my last will and testiment.
    I give and devise to my Grand son Hardin Douthitt all of my personal property including stock, farming
    implements, house hold goods, furniture provisions and all other personal property which I may be in
    posession of at the time of my decease. I desire that the said Douthitt and his family move into my
    house with me and take care of me during the remainder of my life for which with many kind acts
    already done by him for me I devise all that I give names property to the said Douthitt charging the
    said Douthitt with my just debts and funeral expenses.
    In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this the 2nd day of January 1897.
    Signed: Drury Birch "X" his mark
    Signed and acknowledged by Drury Birch in our Presence:
    John McDuffin
    Wm. H Green
    As a County Court begun and held for Hardin Co. Monday Aug 20, 1900, the foregoing instrument of writing
    purporting to be the last will and testiment of Drury Birch deceased was produced to court and proven
    in due form of law by the oath of W. H. Green one of the subscribing witnesses therto who also proved
    the xxxxxxxxx of John McDuffin the other subscribing witness thereto and as such the same was
    established and ordered to be recorded whereupon I have truly recorded the same together with this
    certificate in my office. This Aug. 21, 1900.
    F.G. Corley, Clerk.

    1850 Census Hardin Co. Ky Southern Dist 2 page 433
    Microfilm Series: Roll: Page:
    > Hardin Co. Ky that lists :
    > Drury Burch age 40 Farmer
    > Ann Burch age 33
    > William Burch age 14
    > Mary J. Burch age 12 (This is Mary A. Birch)
    > Hardin Burch Age 10
    > Sarah Burch Age 8
    > David Burch Age 6
    > Ambrose Burch 6/12

    1860 Federal Census, Hardin County, Howe Valley P O
    Series: M653 Roll: 371 Page: 298 (Jane listed as age 20)
    Birch Drury 54 farmer
    Nancy 43
    William 23
    Jane 20
    Mary A 15 or Marge
    Hardin 18
    David 10
    Ambrose 8 male
    Francis 6 female
    Caroline 1

    Couldn't find him on 1870, index not complete
    1880 Meeting Creek, Hardin Co., Ky page 370A
    Birch Drue 69 born Va f & M born Va
    Nancy 60 b Ky f/m b Ky
    Harrison R son 15 b Ky

    Found the following on Civil War Pension Index
    Benjamin H Birch G3 Ky Cav Union Army father Drury Birch and mother Nancy
    no wife was listed, it looks like parents got pension for him so he must have been dead by 1880 when they started getting pension.

    Found the following on Hardin Co. Marriages on Ancestry
    Drury Burch married Nancy Armour 7 Oct 1835 in Hardin Co. Also noted in the LDS Church records as: Marriage: 07 OCT 1835 , Hardin, Kentucky
    LDS Source Information:
    Batch Number: 8816203
    Sheet: 14
    Source Call No.: 1553212 Type: Film

    Hardin County, KY , County Clerks office, Marrige records:

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