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Dorothy E. Dunham

Dorothy E. Dunham

Female 1810 - 1902  (92 years)

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  • Name Dorothy E. Dunham 
    Born 27 Mar 1810  Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1860  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1870  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1880  Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1900  Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    History According to her obituary, "She was a woman of lovable disposition an had a happy faculty of winning friends, who were always pleased to call themselves such."  [9
    Died 27 Aug 1902  Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Agency: home of her son, Alvin Woodman 
    Cause: dysentery  
    Death Record of Dorothy Woodman
    Death Record of Dorothy Woodman
    Buried 29 Aug 1902  Davis Cemetery, East Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 10
    Gravestone of Deacon Greenleaf and Dorothy Woodman
    Gravestone of Deacon Greenleaf and Dorothy Woodman
    Person ID I682  Roy Family Genealogy | Roy Line
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2016 

    Father Johnson Dunham,   b. 28 Mar 1776, Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1860, Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Hannah Moss,   b. 21 Nov 1780, Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1854, Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 23 Apr 1797  Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14, 15
    Family ID F656  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Greenleaf H. Woodman,   b. 25 Aug 1808, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1880, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1831  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 13, 16, 17
    Children 
     1. Osborn G. Woodman,   b. 30 Mar 1832, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1854, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  [Birth]
     2. Jacob Lincoln Woodman,   b. 16 Aug 1835, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1876, Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [Birth]
     3. Alvin W. Woodman,   b. 10 Feb 1840, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1917, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     4. Milton Clark Woodman,   b. 8 Oct 1844, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
     5. Helen C. Woodman,   b. Abt 1845, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1860  (Age ~ 14 years)  [Birth]
     6. Herbert J. Woodman,   b. 19 Apr 1848, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1892, Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  [Birth]
     7. Mary B. Woodman,   b. Abt 1853, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1870  (Age ~ 16 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F655  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Mar 1810 - Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Feb 1831 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 40 - 1850 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 50 - 1860 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 60 - 1870 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was a widow living with her son Herbert and his wife. - 1880 - Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was living with her son, Alvin, and his family. - 1900 - Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: home of her son, Alvin Woodman - 27 Aug 1902 - Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Aug 1902 - Davis Cemetery, East Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Dorothy (Dunham) Woodman
    Dorothy (Dunham) Woodman
    Dorothy (Dunham) Woodman and Milton Woodman's children's family.
    Dorothy (Dunham) Woodman and Milton Woodman's children's family.
    Tintype, with everyone identified by Daphne Peterson (Lester's sister) in a note (see attached). Clockwise: Milton Francis Woodman (Uncle Frank), Lillie May Bell Woodman (Aunt Lillie), Dorothy Dunham Woodman (Great Nana Woodman). Lester was born 1895, so this must be 1896 or 1897 at the latest.

  • Sources 
    1. [S301] Woodman, Dorothy E. Woodman Family Record sampler, (Auburn, Maine: sampler, 1881).

    2. [S302] Mahoney, Gratia D. letter to Robert Roy, 20 August 1997 , (letter to Robert Roy, 20 August 1997).

    3. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 11020617

    4. [S268] 1850 U.S. Census - Maine, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Auburn, Cumberland, Maine; Roll: M432_250; Page: 19A; Image: 233

    5. [S261] 1860 U.S. Census - Maine, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine; Roll: M653_432; Page: 657; Image: 659; Family History Library Film: 803432

    6. [S262] 1870 U.S. Census - Maine, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Auburn Ward 2, Androscoggin, Maine; Roll: M593_536; Page: 34A; Image: 132568; Family History Library Film: 552035

    7. [S260] 1880 U.S. Census - Maine, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine; Roll: 475; Family History Film: 1254475; Page: 276A; Enumeration District: 012; Image: 0547

    8. [S137] 1900 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Brockton Ward 6, Plymouth, Massachusetts; Roll: 674; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 1115; FHL microfilm: 1240674

    9. [S303] Obituary of Dorothy Woodman, An Aged Resident, (Lowell, Massachusetts: Lowell Sun, 27 August 1902).

    10. [S405] Vital Records of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine.

    11. [S17] Department of Public Health, Registry of Vital Records and Statistics, Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

    12. [S190] Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Death Record of Dorothy Woodman

    13. [S167] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).

    14. [S410] Fuqua, Marilyn L. Dunham Family Group Sheets, (Compiled August 1997. Sacramento, California).

    15. [S408] Reichelieu, Charles F. Dunham Data from the Research Notes of Dr. Holt at the Bath Historical Society, (Bath, Maine: manuscript, 30 October 1997).

    16. [S396] Woodman, J.H. A List of the Descendants of Mr. Joshua Woodman, who settled at Kingston, N.H., about 1736, (Brunswick, Maine: J. Griffin, 1856).

    17. [S398] Woodman, John A. Genealogy and History of the Descendants of Mr. Edward Woodman who settled at Ould Newbury Province of Massachusetts Bay in 1635, (Ocala, Florida: by author, 1995).