Cyrus Albert Durfey

Male 1857 - 1930  (72 years)


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  • Name Cyrus Albert Durfey 
    Born 11 Aug 1857  Oswego Co, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Jan 1930  Cedar Springs, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9
    Buried East Nelson Cemetery, Nelson Twp, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I18759  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Milton Durfey,   b. 18 Sep 1830, Oswego Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1892, Nelson Twp., Kent, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah M Storer,   b. 5 Nov 1835, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1898, Nelson, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 8 Apr 1849  Oswego Co, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Not married in 1850 census
    Family ID F6560  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Emeline "Minnie" Florence Brown,   b. 7 Feb 1859, Union City, Branch, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1916, Cedar Springs, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Apr 1876  Greenville, Montcalm, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 11
    • Married 33 years per 1910 census, 22 per 1900

      Bowen gives date of marriage as 7 May 1878

      Marriage record not found in Michigan marriage returns
    Children 
     1. George W Durfey,   b. Jan 1877, Nelson Twp, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1893, Nelson Twp, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 16 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Ethel Irene Durfey,   b. Aug 1882, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Grace Elner Durfey,   b. Feb 1888, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Married: 2x4. Wilbur Durfey,   b. Mar 1892, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1973, Cedar Springs, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)  [natural]
     5. Walter Fay Durfey,   b. 1897,   d. 1898  (Age 1 years)  [natural]
     6. Florence Durfey,   b. Abt 1903, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F6542  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ida Cavanaugh,   b. Abt 1863, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 30 Apr 1925  Cedar Springs, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F6549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Called Lewis in 1860 census

  • Sources 
    1. [S884] East Nelson (DeCau) Cemetery, Nelson Twp, Kent, MI, (Name: 1927 DAR transcription on Kent Co Genweb andvisit in 2005;).

    2. [S882] 1900 Michigan Census.

    3. [S889] 1920 Michigan Census.

    4. [S878] 1910 Michigan Census.

    5. [S885] 1880 Michigan Census.

    6. [S886] 1870 Michigan Census.

    7. [S910] 1860 New York Census.

    8. [S888] City of Grand Rapids and Kent County; Up to Date (Bowen 1900), (Name: http://www.hti.umich.edu/cgi;).

    9. [S927] Cedar Springs Clipper - 30 Jan 1930.

    10. [S947] Cedar Springs Clipper - 4 Jan 1893.

    11. [S887] Cedar Springs Clipper - 17 May 1916.

    12. [S984] Kent Co Marriage Index.

    13. [S933] Kent Co, MI Vital Records.