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Henry Dunham
Sarah Ellison
Levi Willets
Rachel Field
John Ellison Dunham
Vashti Willets
Peyton Randolph Dunham


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1. Almarinda Davis

  • Margaret Ellen "Maggie" Dunham
  • Ralph Pray Dunham
  • Harry Sherman Dunham+
  • James John Dunham
  • Katie Vashti Dunham+
  • Mattie Eleanor Dunham
  • Samuel Azel Dunham+
  • Mary D. Dunham
  • Laura Cook Dunham

Peyton Randolph Dunham

  • Born: 17 Feb 1835, Wayne County, Indiana 1144,1145
  • Marriage (1): Almarinda Davis 28 Sep 1858 in Van Buren County, Iowa 1143
  • Died: 11 Dec 1903, Perry, Noble Co., OK at age 68 230,1144
  • Buried: Ceres, Noble Co., OK

bullet   FamilySearch ID: L2MS-ZL4. Find a Grave ID: 11293988.


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Census: 1850 Federal, 24 Aug 1850, Centerville, Wayne Co., Indiana.

residence, 1856, Round Praire, Jefferson Co., Iowa. 945 Relationships presumed. Catharine is the wife of William P. Dunham
Payton is a printer but not yet married.

residence, 1858, Potosi Township, Linn Co., Kansas. 946

residence, 1860, Potosi Township, Linn Co., Kansas. 947

residence, 30 May 1865, Delaware Township, Leavenworth Co., Kansas. 948 Next to father and mother
Relationships assumed

Census: 1870 Federal, 9 Aug 1870, Chariton Co., Mendon Twnship. With family and mother Vashti.. Township 55, Range 19 page 173. Ancestry Image 7. Census record erroneously lists the family as "Duncan".

Land: 12 miles north of Perry, Oklahoma, 16 Sep 1895, Perry, Noble Co, , OK. 1146 The land run evidently took place in May of 1895. (Wikipedia)

Obituary: Daily Enterprise-Times, page 1, 11 Dec 1903, Perry, Noble Co, , OK. "H.S. Dunham Dead"
little other than in the other paper other than he settled on an elegant bottom farm on Red Rock Creek

Obituary: The Perry Republican, page 1, 18 Dec 1903, Perry, Noble Co, , OK. "P.R. Dunham died at his home near Ceres the 11th of this month, of brain fever, and was laid to rest in the Ceres cemetery. He leaves a wife and children and a number of frieds to mourn his death. He was in his 70th year."

Obituary: Daily Enterprise-Times, page 1, 16 Dec 1903, Perry, Noble Co, , OK. More extensive identifies birth place, marriage and conversion to the Baptist church.

Biography: Seven page interview by WPA field worker of Sam Dunham, 11 Mar 1937, Perry, Noble Co, , OK. Describes his father's race into the Cherokee Strip, farming on Red Rock Creek north of Perry.


Peyton married Almarinda Davis 28 Sep 1858 in Van Buren County, Iowa.1143 (Almarinda Davis was born 16 Jun 1839 in Cambridge City, Wayne Co., Indiana 1143,1147,1148,1149 and died in 1917 in Red Rock, Noble Co., Oklahoma 578,1143.)

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