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William Oliver Dunbar
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1853
Death: May 12, 1928
Hunt County
Texas, USA

lliam Oliver Dunbar was born near Jacobia, Hunt, Texas. At the time of his birth his father had died around May. His mother died at or shortly after his birth.

Son of George Washington and Narcissa (Barker) Dunbar.

He and his siblings went to live with family in Upshur County, Texas. In 1868 at the age of 15 he ran away going back to Hunt County and became his own man.

January 17, 1878 he was united in marriage with Aurelia M. Lane in Hunt County. To this union 9 known children were born.

Their children are:

Susan Dunbar 1880 - ????
William Emory Dunbar 1882 - 1965
Edgar Dunbar 1883 - 1973
Jennie I. Dunbar Haun 1884 - 1969
George Jefferson Dunbar 1888 - 1959
Walter Herbert Dunbar 1891 - 1971
Jesse L. Dunbar 1892 - 1973
Charlie Addison "Charlie" Dunbar 1895 - 1973
Minnie M. Dunbar Storey 1896 - 1988

Bio from W. Loy Frisk Simmons 
Family links: 
  Aurelia N. Lane Dunbar (1854 - 1937)
  William Emory Dunbar (1882 - 1965)*
  Jennie Irene Dunbar Haun (1884 - 1969)*
  George Jefferson Dunbar (1888 - 1959)*
  Walter Herbert Dunbar (1891 - 1971)*
  Jesse LaFayatte Dunbar (1892 - 1973)*
  Charles Addison Dunbar (1895 - 1973)*
  Minnie M. Dunbar Storey (1896 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Shady Grove Cemetery
Hunt County
Texas, USA
Created by: Gena Forsyth
Record added: Jan 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13139011
William Oliver Dunbar
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Cousin, you nor yours have been forgotten. May your peace be sweet.
- Loy
 Added: May. 13, 2012

- J Vogel
 Added: Dec. 23, 2011

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