William A. Dunshee1

M, b. 9 February 1853

FatherAlson Osborn Dunshee b. c 1824, d. 1891
MotherMargaret J. Tibbetts b. c 1829, d. 1 Aug 1891
William A. Dunshee|b. 9 Feb 1853|p249.htm#i282|Alson Osborn Dunshee|b. c 1824\nd. 1891|p138.htm#i509|Margaret J. Tibbetts|b. c 1829\nd. 1 Aug 1891|p517.htm#i278|William Dunshee|b. 1 Oct 1792\nd. 26 Dec 1873|p247.htm#i503|Melinda Fletcher|b. 12 Jul 1794\nd. 2 Aug 1859|p270.htm#i504||||Margaret (?)|b. c 1810|p16.htm#i3000|

Last Edited4 Jul 2001

Birth*William A. Dunshee was born on 9 February 1853 at Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA. 
He was the son of Alson Osborn Dunshee and Margaret J. Tibbetts

ChartsThomas Dunshee (b. before 1713)

Citations:

  1. [S103] International Genealogical Index (IGI).

William A. Dunshee

M, b. 24 July 1858, d. 25 April 1904

FatherAlbert Dunshee b. c Oct 1818, d. 9 Mar 1887
MotherLorinda Lamb b. 14 Sep 1834, d. 28 Dec 1898
William A. Dunshee|b. 24 Jul 1858\nd. 25 Apr 1904|p249.htm#i329|Albert Dunshee|b. c Oct 1818\nd. 9 Mar 1887|p135.htm#i626|Lorinda Lamb|b. 14 Sep 1834\nd. 28 Dec 1898|p353.htm#i330|John Dunshee|b. 24 Apr 1789\nd. 20 Jan 1869|p194.htm#i624|Alma Prime|b. 15 Oct 1792\nd. 29 Sep 1850|p440.htm#i625|John Lamb||p353.htm#i1988|Betsey (?)||p4.htm#i1989|

Last Edited3 Nov 2001

Birth*William A. Dunshee was born on 24 July 1858 at Bristol Twp., Addison Co., VT.1 
He was the son of Albert Dunshee and Lorinda Lamb
Occupation*William A. Dunshee was a carriage painter in 1904.2 
Death*He died on 25 April 1904 at Putnam St., Fruitvale (near Oakland), CA, at age 45; committed suicide by cutting his throat with a razor in his room in the rear of a barn.2 

ChartsThomas Dunshee (b. before 1713)

Citations:

  1. [S364] Bristol, VT Vital Records: Vol 2, pg 22.
  2. [S887] San Francisco Chronicle, 26 Apr 1904, p. 13.

William Adams Dunshee1

M, b. 24 April 1850, d. 20 May 1925

FatherCaptain William Dunshee b. 22 Aug 1820, d. 5 Mar 1905
MotherMary Ann Adams b. 1829, d. 23 Apr 1898
William Adams Dunshee|b. 24 Apr 1850\nd. 20 May 1925|p249.htm#i147|Captain William Dunshee|b. 22 Aug 1820\nd. 5 Mar 1905|p248.htm#i139|Mary Ann Adams|b. 1829\nd. 23 Apr 1898|p26.htm#i146|Andrew T. Dunshee|b. c 1797\nd. 1871|p140.htm#i136|Margaret Short|b. c 1798\nd. 26 Feb 1871|p469.htm#i138|Benjamin Adams|b. c 1800|p26.htm#i2341||||

Last Edited3 Dec 2009

Birth*William Adams Dunshee was born on 24 April 1850 at on the Monongahela River, opposite McKeesport,, Mifflin Twp., Allegheny Co., PA.2,3 
He was the son of Captain William Dunshee and Mary Ann Adams
Census*William Adams Dunshee and Johnson F. Dunshee appeared on the census of June 1870 at Washington, Washington Co., PA; William Dunshee, age 20; and Johnson Dunshee, age 18 were both students.4 
Occupation*William Adams Dunshee was admitted to the Pennsylvania Bar Association on the motion of Samuel A. McClung, on 28 March 1874 at Allegheny Co., PA.5,3 
Marriage*He married Jennie V. South before 1884; date based upon Wm. Jr's birthdate.6 
Note*William Adams Dunshee apparently deserted his wife and family before December 1896.6 
Divorce*He and Jennie V. South were divorced on 23 December 1898 at Circuit Court, Cook Co., IL.6 
ResidenceWilliam Adams Dunshee lived in January 1899 at 222 4th Av., Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.2 
Marriage*He married Josephine Frees, daughter of Joseph Thomas FREES of Frees Mills, on 7 January 1899 at Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA; by Rev. E.R. Donehoo.2 
Residence*William Adams Dunshee lived in 1900 at 7500 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.7 
OccupationHe was former president of Duquesne Tube Works and a counsel for National Tube Works which became part of U.S. Steele Corporation. at Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.8 
Census*He and Josephine Frees appeared on the census of January 1920 at 4602 Finlay Ave., Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA.9 
Death*William Adams Dunshee died on 20 May 1925 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 75.7,10,11 

Family 1

Jennie V. South b. before 1866, d. 24 October 1921
Marriage*He married Jennie V. South before 1884; date based upon Wm. Jr's birthdate.6 
Divorce*William Adams Dunshee and Jennie V. South were divorced on 23 December 1898 at Circuit Court, Cook Co., IL.6 
Children

Family 2

Josephine Frees b. 3 August 1874, d. after 20 May 1925
Marriage*William Adams Dunshee married Josephine Frees, daughter of Joseph Thomas FREES of Frees Mills, on 7 January 1899 at Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA; by Rev. E.R. Donehoo.2 
Child

ChartsUnknown Dunshee Father (b. before 1745)

Citations:

  1. [S43] John W. Jordan, History of Westmoreland Co, PA.
  2. [S531] Certificate, William A. Dunshee & Josephine D. Frees marriage of 7 Jan 1899.
  3. [S652] Unknown author, 20th Century Bench & Bar of PA, p. 923.
  4. [S1385] Jun 1870 U.S. Census of Washington, Washington Co., Pennsylvania, unknown repository address, p. 21.
  5. [S472] John W. Jordan LL.D (Librarian of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania), History of the Allegheny Valley, p. 849-850 (copied from FHL film 1000540).
  6. [S531] Certificate, William A. Dunshee & Josephine D. Frees marriage of 7 Jan 1899, Circuit Court of Cook County, IL divorce decree #190363 included in marriage record.
  7. [S150] 1900 U.S. Census of Ward 22, 2nd Prec, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Washington, DC.
  8. [S312] Donshea Dunshea Dunshee, online http://www.angelfire.com/ny/earthstar/, New York Times obituary, 21 May 1925, p.23, col. 4.
  9. [S454] Jan 1920 U.S. Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, Washington, DC, E.D. 154, shet 10, line 70 (precint 375).
  10. [S474] New York TImes, 21 May 1925, page 23, col. 4.
  11. [S889] CA Death Index 1905-1929, State #22654.

William Adams Dunshee Jr.1

M, b. 28 June 1884, d. 20 April 1943

FatherWilliam Adams Dunshee1 b. 24 Apr 1850, d. 20 May 1925
MotherJennie V. South1 b. b 1866, d. 24 Oct 1921
William Adams Dunshee Jr.|b. 28 Jun 1884\nd. 20 Apr 1943|p249.htm#i2489|William Adams Dunshee|b. 24 Apr 1850\nd. 20 May 1925|p249.htm#i147|Jennie V. South|b. b 1866\nd. 24 Oct 1921|p479.htm#i2488|Captain William Dunshee|b. 22 Aug 1820\nd. 5 Mar 1905|p248.htm#i139|Mary A. Adams|b. 1829\nd. 23 Apr 1898|p26.htm#i146|||||||

Last Edited11 Mar 2000

Birth*William Adams Dunshee Jr. was born on 28 June 1884 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1,2 
He was the son of William Adams Dunshee and Jennie V. South.1 
Occupation*William Adams Dunshee Jr. was a laborer in 1910 at McKeesport, Allegheny Co., PA.3 
ResidenceHe boarded in 1910 at 331 Shaw Ave., McKeesport, Allegheny Co., PA.3 
Residence*He lived between 1928 and 1943 at 411 Atlantic Ave., McKeesport, Allegheny Co., PA.4 
Marriage*He married Ada C. Wolfe, daughter of William Wolfe and Mary Donahue, on 2 January 1928 at 704 Market St., McKeesport, Allegheny Co., PA; by Patrick J. O'Connor.5 
Death*William Adams Dunshee Jr. died on 20 April 1943 at McKeesport, Allegheny Co., PA, at age 58.1,4 
Burial*He was buried at Capt. William Dunshee plot in Sect. E of McKeesport & Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, Allegheny Co., PA.2 

Family

Ada C. Wolfe b. 5 February 1893
Marriage*He married Ada C. Wolfe, daughter of William Wolfe and Mary Donahue, on 2 January 1928 at 704 Market St., McKeesport, Allegheny Co., PA; by Patrick J. O'Connor.5 

ChartsUnknown Dunshee Father (b. before 1745)

Citations:

  1. [S531] Certificate, William A. Dunshee & Josephine D. Frees marriage of 7 Jan 1899, Circuit Court of Cook County, IL divorce decree #190363 included in marriage record.
  2. [S533] William A. Dunshee Cemetery Marker reading, Karol & Carol Dunshee personal files, 3180 Branding Iron Ct., Milliken, Weld Co., CO.
  3. [S540] McKeesport City DIrectory, (1910 directory).
  4. [S532] Wm. A. Dunshee Jr. estate #3045 of 1949.
  5. [S534] Certificate, William A. Dunshee Jr. & Ada C. Wolfe marriage of 2 Jan 1928.

William Andrew Dunshee

M, b. November 1851, d. 1 March 1905

FatherThomas Dunshee1 b. 5 Jul 1815, d. 27 Mar 1857
MotherRebecca Hixson b. c 1827, d. Jun 1866
William Andrew Dunshee|b. Nov 1851\nd. 1 Mar 1905|p249.htm#i798|Thomas Dunshee|b. 5 Jul 1815\nd. 27 Mar 1857|p242.htm#i769|Rebecca Hixson|b. c 1827\nd. Jun 1866|p314.htm#i797|William Dunshee|b. c 1794\nd. b 22 Sep 1824|p247.htm#i109|Susannah (?)|b. 1797\nd. 26 Feb 1865|p24.htm#i110|Andrew Hixson|d. 1854|p314.htm#i1540|Esther Brady|b. c 1805|p58.htm#i1541|

Last Edited24 May 1999

Birth*William Andrew Dunshee was born in November 1851 at IN.1,2 
He was the son of Thomas Dunshee and Rebecca Hixson.1 
Occupation*William Andrew Dunshee was operated a livery at Boswell, Benton Co., IN.3 
Death*He died on 1 March 1905 at Davis Co., IA, at age 53.4 

ChartsWilliam and Susannah Dunshee's Descendants
Unknown Dunshee Father (b. before 1745)

Citations:

  1. [S257] William A. Dunshee guardianship probate box 8.
  2. [S269] 1860 U.S. Census of Praire Twp., Warren Co., Indiana, Washington, DC, p. 449 fam 5.
  3. [S520] Unknown author, IN, Warren, Benton, Jasper, & Newton Co. History, p. 314.
  4. [S260] Davis County, Iowa Clerk's Probate Records probate box 102 (also check box 21?).

William Barnett Dunshee

M, b. 30 April 1878, d. 15 August 1939

FatherThomas Marshall Dunshee b. 22 Feb 1845, d. 3 Apr 1913
MotherSusanna (Susan) Bonar b. 23 Sep 1843, d. 3 Apr 1917
William Barnett Dunshee|b. 30 Apr 1878\nd. 15 Aug 1939|p249.htm#i531|Thomas Marshall Dunshee|b. 22 Feb 1845\nd. 3 Apr 1913|p243.htm#i172|Susanna (Susan) Bonar|b. 23 Sep 1843\nd. 3 Apr 1917|p56.htm#i174|James Dunshee|b. 26 May 1813\nd. 19 Apr 1886|p188.htm#i167|Mary M. Marshall|b. 18 May 1823\nd. 29 Sep 1907|p382.htm#i173|Mathew Bonar||p56.htm#i1368|Elizabeth Campbell||p71.htm#i1369|

Last Edited25 Feb 2007

Birth*William Barnett Dunshee was born on 30 April 1878 at English Twp, Lucas Co., IA.1,2,3 
He was the son of Thomas Marshall Dunshee and Susanna (Susan) Bonar
Marriage*William Barnett Dunshee married Anna Myrtle McDonnell on 22 February 1906 at Lucas Co., IA.4 
Occupation*William Barnett Dunshee was a farmer on 12 September 1918 at Lucas Co., IA.3 
Death*He died on 15 August 1939 at age 61.5 
Burial*He was buried at section K of Chariton Cemetery, Chariton, Lucas Co., IA.6 

Family

Anna Myrtle McDonnell b. 23 January 1885, d. 15 July 1969

ChartsUnknown Dunshee Father (b. before 1745)

Citations:

  1. [S59] Record of the Dunshee Family provided by Chris Dunshee, 18 Jan 1904 Karol & Carol Dunshee personal files.
  2. [S66] A.G. Lola L. Sorensen, "Thomas & Susan (Bonar) Dunshee FGS."
  3. [S1402] WWI Registration, online http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/
  4. [S521] Lucas County (Iowa) Genealogical Society, Marriage Records, Lucas County, IA 1849-1918, p. 71.
  5. [S78] George Dunshee, "Thomas & Mary (McLoney) Descendants."
  6. [S513] Lucas County Genealogical Society, Lucas Co., IA Cemetery Records, p. 135.

William Burton Dunshee1,2

M, b. 10 December 1921, d. 9 November 2004

FatherFrank Dunshee1 b. 9 Jan 1880, d. 24 Aug 1940
MotherLillie Florence McCollough b. 24 Feb 1892, d. 10 Mar 1978
William Burton Dunshee|b. 10 Dec 1921\nd. 9 Nov 2004|p249.htm#i542|Frank Dunshee|b. 9 Jan 1880\nd. 24 Aug 1940|p174.htm#i532|Lillie Florence McCollough|b. 24 Feb 1892\nd. 10 Mar 1978|p388.htm#i537|Thomas M. Dunshee|b. 22 Feb 1845\nd. 3 Apr 1913|p243.htm#i172|Susanna (Susan) Bonar|b. 23 Sep 1843\nd. 3 Apr 1917|p56.htm#i174|||||||

Last Edited6 Jan 2008

Birth*William Burton Dunshee was born on 10 December 1921 at Chariton, Lucas Co., IA.2,3 
He was the son of Frank Dunshee and Lillie Florence McCollough.1 
Marriage*William Burton Dunshee married Wreatha Virginia Reynolds on 7 November 1946 at Chariton, Lucas Co., IA.2,3 
Death*William Burton Dunshee died on 9 November 2004 at age 82.4 

Family

Wreatha Virginia Reynolds
Children

ChartsUnknown Dunshee Father (b. before 1745)

Citations:

  1. [S78] George Dunshee, "Thomas & Mary (McLoney) Descendants."
  2. [S729] William Christopher "Chris" Dunshee, "Dunshee genealogy," e-mail to Karol F. Dunshee, 15 Oct 2000.
  3. [S949] William Christopher Dunshee, 05 Jan 2003.
  4. [S1661] The Arizona Republic, 12 Nov 2004, p. B11.

William Christopher Dunshee1,2

M

FatherWilliam Burton Dunshee3 b. 10 Dec 1921, d. 9 Nov 2004
MotherWreatha Virginia Reynolds2
William Christopher Dunshee||p249.htm#i1007|William Burton Dunshee|b. 10 Dec 1921\nd. 9 Nov 2004|p249.htm#i542|Wreatha Virginia Reynolds||p447.htm#i3215|Frank Dunshee|b. 9 Jan 1880\nd. 24 Aug 1940|p174.htm#i532|Lillie F. McCollough|b. 24 Feb 1892\nd. 10 Mar 1978|p388.htm#i537|||||||

Last Edited3 Sep 2010

William Christopher Dunshee is the son of William Burton Dunshee and Wreatha Virginia Reynolds.3,2 
Marriage*William Christopher Dunshee married Catherine Marie Curtis on 8 April 1972 at Baudette, Lake of the Woods Co., MN.2,4 

Family

Catherine Marie Curtis
Children

ChartsUnknown Dunshee Father (b. before 1745)

Citations:

  1. [S438] Letter, William C. (Chris) Dunshee to Kenneth D. Dunshee, 13 Aug 1982.
  2. [S729] William Christopher "Chris" Dunshee, "Dunshee genealogy," e-mail to Karol F. Dunshee, 15 Oct 2000.
  3. [S78] George Dunshee, "Thomas & Mary (McLoney) Descendants."
  4. [S949] William Christopher Dunshee, 05 Jan 2003.

William Connell Dunshee1

M

FatherGlenn Orville Dunshee2 b. 11 Jun 1911, d. Feb 1986
MotherEunice Lee Harris2 b. 21 Aug 1914, d. Jul 1974
William Connell Dunshee||p249.htm#i1963|Glenn Orville Dunshee|b. 11 Jun 1911\nd. Feb 1986|p180.htm#i1957|Eunice Lee Harris|b. 21 Aug 1914\nd. Jul 1974|p307.htm#i1968|Jacob H. Dunshee|b. 10 Apr 1876\nd. 1937|p188.htm#i607|Cora D. Pitzer|b. 10 Dec 1883\nd. 13 Jun 1935|p437.htm#i1955|||||||

Last Edited12 Nov 2001

William Connell Dunshee is the son of Glenn Orville Dunshee and Eunice Lee Harris.2 
Marriage*William Connell Dunshee married Georgean Thayer on 11 July 1951.1 

Family

Georgean Thayer
Children

ChartsWilliam and Susannah Dunshee's Descendants
Unknown Dunshee Father (b. before 1745)

Citations:

  1. [S593] Nicole Gower, "DUNSHEE Query," e-mail to Karol F. Dunshee, 28 Nov 1999.
  2. [S353] Letter, Metta Dunshee to Orville & Betty Dunshee, 11 Mar 1995.

William Douglas Dunshee1,2

M, b. 5 June 1931, d. 21 April 1996

FatherFranklyn H. Dunshee3 b. 24 Jun 1911, d. 18 Jul 1965
MotherAlta Mae Thomas3 b. 10 Nov 1909, d. 4 Jan 2003
William Douglas Dunshee|b. 5 Jun 1931\nd. 21 Apr 1996|p249.htm#i3477|Franklyn H. Dunshee|b. 24 Jun 1911\nd. 18 Jul 1965|p176.htm#i2232|Alta Mae Thomas|b. 10 Nov 1909\nd. 4 Jan 2003|p514.htm#i2288|Clarence E. Dunshee|b. c 1862|p154.htm#i2230|Effie A. Teed|b. Jul 1876|p513.htm#i2231|Allison Thomas||p513.htm#i4071|Mabel Dumond||p116.htm#i4072|

Last Edited6 Jan 2008

Birth*William Douglas Dunshee was born on 5 June 1931 at Sidney Center, Delaware Co., NY.1,3 
He was the son of Franklyn H. Dunshee and Alta Mae Thomas.3 
Marriage*William Douglas Dunshee married Madge Fitch, daughter of Hilton Fitch and Ada Townsend, on 15 April 1955 at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Downsville, Delaware Co., NY.3,4 
Occupation*William Douglas Dunshee was a construction worker on the St. Lawrence Seaway project and a machine repairman for Central Foundry between 1959 and 1988.3 
Residence*He lived in 1996 at zipcode 13662, Massena, Saint Lawrence Co., NY.1 
Death*He died on 21 April 1996 at Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Chittenden Co., VT, at age 64.1,3 
Burial*He was buried on 27 April 1996 at Paige Cemetery, Downsville, Delaware Co., NY.3 

Family

Madge Fitch b. 20 January 1930, d. 4 October 2002
Marriage*He married Madge Fitch, daughter of Hilton Fitch and Ada Townsend, on 15 April 1955 at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Downsville, Delaware Co., NY.3,4 
Children

ChartsThomas Dunshee (b. before 1713)

Citations:

  1. [S217] SSDI, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm, 052-26-7239.
  2. [S1009] The Daily Star, online.
  3. [S917] Watertown Daily Times On-Line Website, online, "WILLIAM D. DUNSHEE, MASSENA, DIES AT AGE 64", 22 Apr 1996, pg. 27.
  4. [S1658] Watertown Daily Times, 5 Oct 2002, p. D7.
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