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William Thomas Dare
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Birth: May 1, 1846
Caldwell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1920
Dareville
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA

Eldest of 11 children of James Madison DARE, he was the older of two children of James's first marriage to 1st cousin, Mary Genetta (Janet) BRADBURN (b1827/8 in KY d abt 1848 in IL). W. Tom's family's record says born May 6, 1848 died Sep. 29, 1921.

Tom married Caroline La Turno on 28 Jun 1866 in Belleville, St. Claire Co. IL. They had 10 children, 7 of whom survived to adulthood.

According to his tombstone, Tom served in Co. D, 136th IL Vol. Inf. in the Civil War.

He and Caroline are buried in Oakwood Cemetery although much of his family is buried at S. Hickory Hill. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Mary Janet (Genetta) Bradburn Dare (1828 - 1848)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline La Turno Dare (1849 - 1924)*
 
 Children:
  Eliza Janetta Dare Hollaway (1869 - 1955)*
  Charles Madison Dare (1871 - 1890)*
  Sarah Ava Nichols Dare Barnett (1875 - 1944)*
  Mary Caroline Dare Smith (1878 - 1967)*
  Bertha May Dare Olomon (1883 - 1958)*
  Minerva (Manerva) Lee Dare Bullock (1885 - 1975)*
  Gussie Florence Dare Davis (1891 - 1949)*
 
 Sibling:
  William Thomas Dare (1846 - 1920)
  Sarah Theodosia Dare Edwards (1847 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Mount Vernon
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Jul 25, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6636705
William Thomas Dare
Added by: bob hampton
 
 
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- Ancestral Sleuth
 Added: Jul. 20, 2013
Thank you for your service to the cause of freedom.
- Rosetta
 Added: Sep. 26, 2009
 
 
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