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Dr. Jacob William DUNHAM

Male 1863 - 1930  (67 years)


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  • Name Jacob William DUNHAM 
    Title Dr. 
    Born 7 Feb 1863  Kempton, Tipton County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Aug 1930  Wichita, Sedgwick County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Wichita Park Cemetery and Mausoleum, Wichita, Sedgwick County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Source: Roberts, Gary Boyd, Ancestors of American Presidents, 2009 Ed., Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009, pp. 206-214.

      (2) www.findagrave.com:

      Jacob William Dunham
      Birth: Feb. 7, 1863, Kempton, Tipton County, Indiana, USA
      Death: Aug. 13, 1930, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA

      Wichita Eagle, Thursday, August 14, 1930, Page 5

      PIONEER DOCTOR DIES

      Dr. Jacob William Dunham Practiced Medicine in Southern Kansas 40 Years

      Dr. Jacob William Dunham, 67, a physician, died Wednesday at his home, 1201 West Douglas, after a four-day illness. He had practiced medicine in southern Kansas for the last 40 years. He came to Wichita from Wellington in 1907. He was a member of the Spiritualist church.

      Surviving him are his wife, Mary; four daughters, Mrs. Hattie Herrington, Osborne; Mrs. H. I. Whitney, Melver; Mrs. Christobel Phipps, 1929 Gold, and Mrs. Harry Mann, 1927 Gold; three sons, Frank, 1914 North Lorraine; Ralph, at home and Dewey, 1247 South Main; a sister, Mrs. Mary Lay, Tulsa, Okla., and three brothers, Jeptha, Luther, Okla.; Samuel, Tulsa, and Joseph, Okmulgee, Okla.

      Funeral services will be held at the Downing mortuary at 10 a.m. Friday in charge of Rev. Maud K. Gates of the First Spiritualist church. Burial will be in Wichita Park cemetery.

      Special thanks to Bill Pennington for supplying Jacob's obituary.

      Family links: Parents: Jacob Mackey Dunham (1824 - 1907), Louisa Eliza Stroup Dunham (1837 - 1901); Children: Hattie Zoe Dunham Herrington (1889 - 1950), Mabel Cleo Dunham Whitney (1891 - 1977), Frank Virgil Dunham (1892 - 1971), Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham (1894 - 1970), Christobel Beatrice Dunham Phipps (1897 - 1965), Pearl Marie Dunham Mann (1897 - 1980), Earl Dewey Dunham (1899 - 1980); Spouse: Mary Ann Kearney Dunham (1869 - 1936).

      Note: No headstone exists

      Burial: Wichita Park Cemetery, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA
      Plot: Lot 188 Space 3

      Created by: 8120
      Record added: Jan 05, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 32649710
    Person ID I23423  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2017 

    Father Jacob Mackey DUNHAM,   b. Nov 1825, Berkeley County, VA [now WV] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1907, Okmulgee County, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Louisa Eliza STROUP,   b. 8 Oct 1837, Madison County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1901, Wellston, Lincoln County, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 Jul 1853  Tipton County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann KEARNEY,   b. 18 Sep 1869, Tipton County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1936, Wichita, Sedgwick County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1887  KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ralph Waldo Emerson DUNHAM,   b. 24 Dec 1894, Argonia, Sumner County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1970, Wichita, Sedgwick County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2017 21:10:14 
    Family ID F10333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart