Margaret was first married to a Durbin. They had one son Ambrose Durbin who is buried in Competine Cemetery, Wapello County, Iowa.
After Mr. Durbin died Margaret Richardson Durbin Ulrey became David Ulrey's second wife.
The first wife of David Ulrey was Mary Matthews and they had a number of children in Knox County, Ohio.
Margaret and David Ulrey also had a number of children.Later probably in the late 1850s after her husband David died Margaret and some of her Ulrey children moved to Wapello County, Iowa to live near her first child Ambrose Durbin.One of those children that moved to Iowa was her son David Ulrey.
---- For more information about David Ulrey and Margaret Richardson Durbin see Wapello County History by Chapman 1887.
_______ Margaret Richardson Durbin Ulrey's, Ulrey children were: (Ulrey half brothers and sisters of Ambrose Durbin) David born 1834 lived Wapello Co. Iowa Mary " 1836 died 1860 Knox Co Ohio Edward " 1838 lived Wapello Co. Iowa Hugh " 1840 lived Monterey Co. Cal. Hannah " 1842 wife of G. W. Spencer, a farmer in Nebraska.
Margaret Richardson Durbin Ulrey other relatives and neighbors are mentioned in David Rolston's 1853 Christmas Day Letter about Harrison Township, Knox Co., Ohio. To see a typed and a scanned copy of the letter go to: www.findagrave.com Search _ _ million grave records ambrose durbin (search) Durbin Ambrose Competine Cemetery
____ (1853 letter) Your Mother/ (Margaret Durbin Ulrey - 60) and the rest of the folks are well(.)/ (Folks = stepfather David Ulrey and 1/2 siblings)