1887 Greene County Iowa History



1887 Greene County History 

"D" Biographies



JOHN DAVENPORT
      
b. 13 June 1816 Tompkins Co NY, son of Aaron W. & Eleanor (King) Davenport; (Res. Hardin twp.)
       m. (1) Lucretia Valentine in MI (b. NY, d. 1852)
       Children- William H., Eleanor J. M. J.J. Haight, and three children dec'd
       m. (2) Elizabeth Valentine 1854 (sister of Lucretia.  Elizabeth d. 1863)
       Children- none listed
       m. (3) Mrs. Phebe Ann Haight 1866 Greene Co IA (d. 16 Nov 1884 
Portland, OR)
       Children- James R., Ettie, Emma, and Luella
       Step-children- J.J. Haight who d. 1886 in TX

J. H. DAWSON
      
b. near Wheeling, W. VA, (Res. Dawson twp.); Civil War- Co. not listed; wife not named (d. Jan 1882)
       Children- none listed

GEORGE W. DAY
      
b. 1844 Troy, NY, son of Joseph & Eliza Day;(Res. Jefferson); Co. I, 12th Wisconsin Infantry- Civil War
       m. Addie J. Wilson in Wisconsin (dau of William Wilson)
       Children- Willie C., Nellie E., Rufus A., and Archie L.

JOHN J. DERRY
      
b. 22 March 1848 Athens Co OH, son of John R. Derry; (Res. Washington twp.)
       m. Hannah A. Brown 7 May 1874 (b. 30 Nov 1856 Greene Co. IA, dau of Isaac H. Brown)
       Children- Nelly M., Rena B., and Charles W.

HENRY W. DICKINSON
      
b.Tompkins Co NY; (Res. Jefferson)
       m. Anna Kilts  in Butler Co IA (dau of Christopher Kilts)

WILLIAM DICKINSON
      
b. 7 June 1820 Muskingum Co OH, son of Eli & Edith (Gitbert) Dickinson (Res. Highland twp.)
       m. Elizabeth Wine 28 April 1848 (b. 1822 VA, dau of John & Elizabeth (Vincil) Wine)
       Children- Solomon S., Ellen V., Anna Laura m. Edward Wine, Harvey C. d. age 2, Caroline E. d. age 2, Howard D. d. age 26, leaving a wife & one child

GEORGE C. DILLAVOU
      
b. 29 Aug 1850 Randolph Co IN, son of James Dillavou (Res. Kendrick twp.)
       m. Lotta Chase 13 March 1879 (b. Canada, dau of Rev. John W. & Susan (Crawford) Chase)
       Children- Mahlon J., Statten G., Ross L (d. age two), & Maud 

JAMES DILLAVOU
      
b. 15 May 1825 Greene Co IA, son of John & Rebecca (Roberts) Dillavou (Res.  Kendrick twp.)
       m. (1)  Margaret Coon  21 May 1848 (dau of John &Mary Coon)
       Children- George, Elza, Rebecca, John, Mary, baby, & two deceased children
       m. (2) Mrs. Nancy Morelan  14 Oct 1866 (b. Putnam Co IN, dau of William & Susan Beck); (widow of Jackson Morelan & mother of 3 children- Evan, William & Jackson)
       Children- Martha, Samuel, Henry, Ira, Amos, Anice, Stacy & Margaret (deceased)

JOHN DINAN
      
b. 1840 County Limerick, Ire., son of Thomas & Kate Dinan (Res. Scranton twp.)
       m. Letitia Lynch at New Haven, CN (b. Co. Derry, Ireland)
       Children- Thomas, John, Albert, Robert d. age 4

CHARLES M. DODGE
      
b. Nov 1848 Lamoille Co VT, son of Charles Dodge (Res. Jefferson & Jackson twp.)
       m. Ada A. Heward (dau of Charles Heward)
       Children- Nina E. and Clara B.

WILLIAM DUNTERMAN
      
b. 15 Nov 1849 Cook Co IL, son of  C. & M. (Erlman) Dunterman; (Res. Willow twp.)
       m. Minnie Nurnberg (dau of Charles Nurnberg)
       Children- Herman F., Henry W., Ida L. and Aleena L.

HENRY A. DWINNELL
      
b. 1820 Worcester Co MA, son of Solomon Dwinnell; (Res. Jefferson)
       m. Theda Humphrey in Lodi, WI (b. NY, dau of Jeffrey & Harriet Humphrey)
       Children- none listed

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