|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1845|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 1934|
Matilda was the mother of acclaimed poet Paul Laurence Dunbar. She was also the mother of Elizabeth Florence Dunbar who died very young.
Matilda's parents were: William Burton and Elizah Black of Kentucky.
In a previous marriage to Wilson W. Murphy, of Louisville,KY; she had two children, William Murphy and Robert Murphy.
She died at 89 years of age at her home at 219 N. Summit St. (now Paul Laurence Dunbar St.), Dayton, OH, that is now an Ohio and National Historical Site.
Joshua Dunbar (____ - 1885)
Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872 - 1906)*
Elizabeth Florence Dunbar (1873 - 1876)*
Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum
Plot: Sec: 101 Lot: 3465
GPS (lat/lon): 39.74449, -84.17252
Maintained by: Wade Davis
Originally Created by: Loretta Castaldi
Record added: Jan 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83948064