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Dunham Genealogy & History

In the case of the surname Dunham, the name's etymology is both locational and geographical. In Old English, Dunham is a concatenation of the two words dun and ham, meaning hill and village respectively. In addition to describing a geographic figure, Dunham family history says that the surname denotes those who originated from the small English town of Dunham, a town known for the striking nature of the hills within it. Dunham genealogy includes those with knighthoods, such as Sir Kingsley Charles Dunhame; dancer and choreographer Katherine Dunham; Ann Dunham, mother of President Barack Obama; Percheron horse breeder Mark Wentworth Dunham; and educator William Barrett Dunham.


Dunham Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Dunham-- --, 1878October ,1968NC
B Wendall Dunham-- --, 1920November ,1986WA
C Dorothy Dunham-- --, 1909January 27,1996NY
D Dean Dunham-- --, 1914July ,1985IL

Dunham Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earen Dunham-- --, 1912January ,1979Naugatuck,CT
F Berneice Dunham-- --, 1919May ,1994Wichita,KS
Gail Dunham-- --, 1938January 21,2000Metairie,LA
Hal Dunham-- --, 1912August ,1975Anaheim,CA

Dunham Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Aubrey DunhamStephanie YarbroughSeptember 30,2000Bexar, TX
Charles DunhamJanet ScaringelliDecember 22,1973Wake, NC
Daniel DunhamWendy EdelmanOctober 7,2000Dallas, TX
Edward DunhamPeggy HerriageJune 28,2001Dallas, TX

Most Common Surnames After Dunham

1209th: Dodge1210th: Leslie
1211th: Cortez1212th: De Leon
1213th: Bingham1214th: Masters
1215th: Leon1216th: Manley
1217th: Bowling1218th: Dubois

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