Seventh Generation


168. Blanche Lee Stinson was born on 27 April 1884 in Stonington, Hancock County, Maine, USA. She died on 24 July 1967 at the age of 83 in Penobscot, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Mrs. Blanche Dunham, 83, died at a Penobscot Nursing Home Monday after a long illness. She was born at Stonington on April 27, 1884, the daughter of Walter and Minnie Gray Stinson. She was a member of the Advent Christian Church of Sunshine.
Mrs. Dunham is survived by a son, Elmer of Stonington; a daughter, Mrs Edna Martin of Vinalhaven; 4 brothers, Alden, Searsport, Ernest & George, Deer Isle & Walter of Minturn; 3 sisters, Mrs. Flora Dunham, Stonington & Mrs. Mazie Annis & Mrs. Velma Barter of Deer Isle; 3 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren & 1 great great-grandchild.
Services will be held today at 3 p.m. at the Bragdon Funeral Home with the Rev. Harry Carl of Camden officiating. Burial will be at Sunshine. She was buried in Evergreen cemetery, Sunshine Road, Deer Isle.

Blanche Lee Stinson and Edmund Dunham were married on 28 April 1902 in Deer Isle, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Married by Stephen Stinson, Esq.
Marriage date also reported as April 27, 1894. Edmund Dunham, son of Frederick Dunham and Abigail Sultana Stanley, was born on 10 September 1872 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He died on 27 June 1949 at the age of 76 in Searsport, Waldo County, Maine, USA. He was buried in Evergreen cemetery, Sunshine Road, Deer Isle.

Blanche Lee Stinson-1735 and Edmund Dunham-1714 had the following children:

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Elmer A. Dunham Sr.-4492.

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Edna Y. Dunham-11516.

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Dunham-32263.

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Willard A. Dunham was born on 3 April 1909.

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Alton B. "Moon" Dunham-53954.

Blanche Lee Stinson and George Freeman Robbins were married on 9 August 1899 in Deer Isle, Hancock County, Maine, USA. George Freeman Robbins, son of Elijah Robbins and Elizabeth E. Duke, was born on 27 July 1877 in Stonington, Hancock County, Maine, USA.