Okay - I think I answered my own question on this, since Maranda is on the 1860 Census with him.
the question was going to be whether they were divorced, or she changed her mind? It looks like she changed her mind.
November 8, 1853
Page 252 - No 50
Miranda MURPHY on Divorce Zebulon MURPHY
On Motion of Complaint by consel it is ordered by the Court that this case be dismissed and that the ____ ____ of ___ her cost by her herein __ __pended