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Sarah Katherine Copeland Dunbar
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1874
Washington County
Maine, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1924, At Sea


"wife of William H. Dunbar"

In the 1920 U.S. Census, William H. Dunbar, 57, born Mass. was living in Ward 9, city of Cambridge, Mass. with wife Katherine, 45, born Maine; Rose, 18; Charles F. 15; and
William H., 5, all born in Mass.

In the 1910 U.S. Census, William H. Dunbar, 47, born Mass., parents born Mass., was living in Ward 9, Cambridge, Mass. with Catherine, 35, born Maine, parents born Maine; Rose, 9; and Charles F., 5, born born in Mass. Living with them were Catherine Ryan, 21; and Delia Anderson, 28, both born in Ireland.

In the 1900 U.S. Census, lawyer William H. Dunbar, 37, born December 1862 in Mass., parents born Mass. was living in Ward 1, Cambridge city, Mass. with wife Katherine, 25, born Oct 1874 in Maine, parents born Maine; and servant Katherine Kelleher, 18, born Ireland. The Dunbars had been married two years and had no children.

"On June 14, 1898, I was married to Katherine Copeland, daughter of Henry C. and Sarah L Copeland, whose brother Charles Townsend Copeland, is our classmate" (Letters from members of Class of 1882 Harvard)

On Tuesday, June 14, 1898, Katherine Copeland of Calais married William Dunbar of Cambridgeport, Mass. (Maine State Archives)

William Dunbar and Katherine Copeland were second cousins. His maternal grandfather, Benjamin Franklin Copeland, was the brother of her paternal grandfather Thomas Jefferson Copeland.

In the 1880 U.S. Census, retired lumberman Henry C. Copeland, 48, born Maine, father born Mass., mother born Maine, was living in Calais, Maine, with Sarah, 46, born Maine, parents born Maine; college student Charles T., 20; Lowell, 17; and S. Katherine, 5, all born in Maine. Living with them were servants Lydia Deacon, 22, born Maine and Mary A. Breman, 18, born Canada; and widowed mother-in-law Sarah Lowell, 84, born Maine, parents born Maine.

She is buried at Forest Hills Cemetery, Boston, MA. See memorial# 94423472 
Family links: 
  Henry Clay Copeland (1832 - 1912)
  Sarah Lowell Copeland (1833 - 1916)
  William Harrison Dunbar (1862 - 1935)*
  Charles Townsend Copeland (1860 - 1952)*
  Lowell Copeland (1862 - 1935)*
  Sarah Katherine Copeland Dunbar (1874 - 1924)
*Calculated relationship
Calais Cemetery
Washington County
Maine, USA
Maintained by: Elizabeth H
Originally Created by: SusanE
Record added: Dec 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82322583
Sarah Katherine <i>Copeland</i> Dunbar
Added by: Elizabeth H
Sarah Katherine <i>Copeland</i> Dunbar
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