I am looking for descendants of Henderson B. Durnil and anyone who may be able to help me verify his parents. He was born in Virginia or Johnson Co., Kentucky on August 23,1816 and died in Carroll County, Mo. on April 5, 1862. He was a blacksmith. He married (1) Margaret Neal in Harlan County, Kentucky in 1836 and (2) Jacintha (Cynthia) Calvert Hawkins in Boone County, Mo. on 10-10-1850.
Henderson and Margaret had five sons...
William Patrick Durnil b. 4-25-1838 and d. 2-15-1913,
Jerome H. Durnil, b. 1841,
Eli N. Durnil, b. 1843,
James H. Durnil, b. 1845 in Carroll Co., Mo.
Benjamine Franklin Durnil, b. 1846 in Carroll Co., Mo.
Henderson and Jacintha had four children...
John Mack Durnil, b. 9-19-1855,
Mary Elizabeth Durnil, b. 10-9-1857,
Susan Amanda Durnil, b. 3-30-1859,
Molly Durnil, b ?.
William Patrick Durnil is my g-grandfather. He married Sarah Elizabeth Garber 2-20-1866. They had fifteen children...
Sam Henderson Durnil, b. 1-12-1867, d. 3-19-1910,
Alice Adeline Durnil, b. 2-16-1869, d. 6-26-1834,
Neal Durnil, b. 3-12-1871,
Sarah Margaret Durnil, b. 3-20-1873, d. 5-11-1940,
Pricilla May Durnil, b. 5-16-1875,
William J. Durnil, b. 9-9-1877, d. 9-5-1878,
James Franklin Durnil, b. 3-28-1879, d. 2-13-1952 in Carroll Co., MO. (this is my grandfather),
Lear Durnil, b. 7-8-1881, d. 8-20-1881,
Harlie Durnil, b. 11-12-1883,
Mary Ella Durnil, b. 2-12-1885, d. 1-7-1965,
Vyda Belle Durnil, b. 7-23-1886,
Charlie Durnil, b. 2-4-1889, d. 2-11-1889,
Lula Tennessee Durnil, b. 3-8-1890,
Carl Lee Durnil (twin), b. 3-22-1895, d. 3-29-1895,
Clarence Lee Durnil (twin), b. 3-22-1895, d. 3-29-1895.
James Franklin Durnil, my grandfather, married Hattie Plaster.
Any information on this family would be appreciated.
Betty Durnil Dison