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Dorothy M. Cantonwine
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1915
Iowa, USA
Death: May, 1978
California, USA

Dorothy M. Cantonwine was the daughter of Claude Clifford Cantonwine & Gertrude E. Freeman, the granddaughter of David & Eliza (Elson) Cantonwine, the great-granddaughter of Michael & Catherine (Myers) Cantonwine, and the great-great-granddaughter of Charles & Mary Magdalena (Scholl) Cantonwine.

Charles, the patriarch of the Cantonwine family, immigrated to America from Prussia in 1806, arriving in Philadelphia, Penn., aboard the ship Orlando. The ship's passenger list shows "Chr. Kuntentwine, single man." The name Kuntentwine later evolved to Cantonwine, and Charles appears to be the only surnamed Kuntentwine/Cantonwine to immigrate to America. Eight or so years after his arrival in Philadelphia, in about 1814, Charles married Mary Magdalena Scholl, daughter of Charles Jacob & Margaret (Fuhr) Scholl, in Bedford county, Pennsylvania. 
Family links: 
  Claude Clifford Cantonwine (1881 - 1971)
  Gertrude E Cantonwine (1884 - 1971)
  Harry Phillon Cantonwine (1904 - 1953)*
  Phillip E Cantonwine (1907 - 1960)*
  Helen Rose Cantonwine Edwardes (1909 - 2006)*
  George E Cantonwine (1914 - 1998)*
  Dorothy M. Cantonwine (1915 - 1978)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Ann Koch
Record added: Apr 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109036612


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