Michael Dumn
(1787-1840)
Mary Elizabeth
(1789-1838)
Willoughby Dumn
(1827-1889)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Mary Elisabeth L. Biecher

Willoughby Dumn 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 17 Sep 1827, , , PA 1 4
  • Christened: Bern Twp.: Epler's Church, Berks, PA
  • Marriage (1): Mary Elisabeth L. Biecher
  • Died: 8 Apr 1889, , Berks, PA at age 61 1 4
  • Buried: 12 Apr 1889, Fleetwood: Fleetwood Cemetery, Berks, PA, USA 4

   FamilySearch ID: 9J99-6FP.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Military on 27 Jul 1863 in , , PA: Civil War: Company I, 151st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry.

2. Census in 1870 in Richmond Twp., Berks, PA. 5 The 1870 census recorded Willoughby Dum, laborer, 41, living in the household of Samuel Dum, laborer, 45, and his wife Mary, 40, and their children Mary, 13; Wilson, 10; and Amos, 5. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office is Kutztown.

3. Census in 1880 in Richmond Twp., Berks, PA. 6 The 1880 census recorded Willoughby Dumn, works at mines, 48, living with wife Mary, 36; and a boarder, Mary's father George Buechert, 69. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

4. He has conflicting burial information of 12 Apr 1889 and Hamburg: Trinity Lutheran Church, Berks, PA. 1 4

5. Burial record: Willoughby Dumm, son of MIchael & Eliz. (Dumm), b. Sept. 17 1827, D. April 8 1889, husband of Mary E. L. Beechert. Aged 61 y. 6 M. 21 Ds. On 12 Apr 1889 in Hamburg: Trinity Lutheran Church, Berks, PA. 1


Willoughby married Mary Elisabeth L. Biecher, daughter of George Washington Beecher and Mary Leinbach. (Mary Elisabeth L. Biecher was born on 4 Sep 1841 in Exeter Twp., Berks, PA 2 7 8 9, christened on 2 Feb 1842 in Bern Twp.: Epler's Church, Berks, PA,7 died on 2 Dec 1901 in Fleetwood, Berks, PA 2 9 and was buried on 7 Dec 1901 in Fleetwood: Fleetwood Cemetery, Berks, PA, USA 9.)


Sources


1 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 575. Berks > Hamburg > Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial of Willoughby Dumm.

2 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 573. Berks > Maidencreek > St. Peter's Parish. Burial of Mary Biecher Dumm.

3 Kirkpatrick/ William R.; Dumm, George W., Kirkpatrick Heritage (1975. 420 Deauville Drive, Dayton, Ohio 45429.), Part II, Chapter 10. The Dumm Family of Cambria County, Penna.

4 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/51238056.

5 1870 United States Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZL2-Z7L Willoughby Dunn Richmond Twp Berks PA.

6 1880 United States Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MW61-RVL Willoughby Dumm Richmond Twp Berks PA.

7 Epler's Church, Bern Township, Berks County, PA (FHC Microfilm 1433080), Page 6.

8 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Berks County, Exeter Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1305 Page: 266.

9 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/51220877.



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