Mary Ann Kearney


Personal and Family Information

Mary was born on 19 Sep 1869 in Tipton, Tipton, Indiana, USA, the daughter of Falmouth Kearney and Charlotte Hollowell.

She died on 9 Aug 1936 in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, USA.

Her husband was Jacob William Dunham, who she married on 1 MAR 1890 in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, USA. Their seven known children were Hattie Zoe (1890-1951), Mabel Cleo (1891-1977), Frank Virgil (1892/93-1971), Ralph Waldo Emerson (1894-1970), Christobel Beatrice (1896/97-?), Pearl Marie (<1899-?) and Earl Dewey (1899-1980).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Mary Ann Kearney


Falmouth Kearney


Joseph Kearney


William Kearney


Margaret Kearney (mnu)


Phoebe Donovan


Charlotte Hollowell


Josiah Holloway


Martha Mallow



Birth19 SEP 1869
Place: Tipton, Tipton, Indiana, USA
Death9 AUG 1936
Place: Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, USA


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Sep. 18, 1869

Tipton County

Indiana, USA


Aug. 9, 1936


Sedgwick County

Kansas, USA

Wichita Eagle, Monday, August 10, 1936, page 5


Mrs. Mary Ann Dunham Is Claimed by Death Sunday at Age of 67

Mrs. Mary Ann Dunham, 67, 1026 North Lorraine, died in a local hospital last night. She lived in Wichita 29 years and was a member of the First Nazarine church.

Survivors include three sons, Frank, 1926 North Lorraine, Ralph E., 308 E. Twentieth, and Earl Dewey, San Diego, Cal.; four daughters, Mrs. L. M. Herrington, Beloit, Kan., Mrs. H. T. Whitney, Melvern, Kan., Mrs. Lee Phipps, 1923 Gold, and Mrs. H. C. Mann, 1925 Gold; and two brothers, F. Kearney, Tulsa, and James Kearney, Sperry, Okla.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. today at the Lahey & Martin chapel. Rev. F. H. Bugh, First Nazarine church, will officiate. Burial is to be in Wichita Park cemetery.

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