Richard Durant 1553-1632 Bodmin, Cornwall Ralph Durant - Will found 1892 at Somerset House, London - Mentions brothers and sisters of Ralph. Rev. William Durant, graduate Exeter College, Oxford - Rector of All Saints Church at Newcastle-upon-Tyne before restoration of Charles II to throne. Rev. John Durant - preacher at VCanterbury Cathedral during Cromwell's rule. Check out plaque on tomb of Richard Durant, Bodmin cemetery.Very interesting. Other relatives of Richard Durant settled near Plymouth, Devonshire. Thomas Durant received fishing grant for coast of Newfoundland circa 1650.
Information taken from Durant genealogy by William Clark Durant 1912 and Alexander Rose III 1968 (Baltimore, Maryland, USA)