Dunn*ck Family Genealogy


Compiled by Sue N. Haschemeyer 
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Spouses of the descendants of
Elisha DUNNUCK and Emma DALLAS

Sources: Information from Margery (DUNNICK) VARNER, daughter of Eldon Earl DUNNICK


Robert C. MAPES b. Dec. 10, 1816, d. 1884
+Jane VON NOTE b. 1817, d. 1860
  Benjamin F. MAPES b. Sept 22, 1884 Shelby, Ohio, d. July 7, 1914 Peru, Miami Co., IN
+ Lovina DIETRICK wed in Allen Co. IN in 1873.
Children born between 1876 & 1891,
John W. , Jennie R., Dora B., Ida M., Mary E. Loretta A. and Edith W.
 Obit of Elsie Mary Keifer,
Peru, Miami County, IN,
Friday April 14, 1950

From grandaughter, Margie VARNER

Mrs. Elsie Mary Keifer, 62, of Rte 1, died at 6:15 am
Friday at Dukes Hospital of complications. She was
ill one year. ...She was born Dec. 22, 1887 in Miami Co.,
the daughter of Benjamin F. and Lovina (Dietrich) Mapes.
Her first husband, Clarence Dunnuck died in 1924.
Her second husband Charles Kiefer, whom she was
married to in 1930, survives. Other survivors include a
son Eldon Dunnick of California, a brother John W.
Mapes of Bunker Hill: three sisters, Ms. Chester V.
Cunningham and Mrs. Edith Watts of Peru and Mrs.
Dora West of Detroit and two grandchildren. Three
sisters perceded her in death. .....Burial will be in Salem Cemetary.
Mary "Elsie" MAPES
b. 28 Dec. 1887

+ Joseph E. PERRY May 30, 1908, Elise, age 21

+ Elvin "Clarence"
DUNNUCK March 6, 1910 Miami Co. IN her birth is listed as Dec. 17, 1889 (Elvin d.1923)
1910 census lists Elsie as 23 yrs. married within the year.

+ Thomas J.
MORAN on Dec. 15, 1919, Miami Co. IN. (her birth is listed as Dec. 22, 1887)

1920 census Not together see below.

+ Charles KIEFER in 1930
Miami County IN.
1920 census Thomas MORAN - brother-in-law in home of Omer DUNNUCK, Thomas listed as married. Omer's wife was a MORAN
1920 census Elsie listed as living with John Mapes (I assume her brother) divorced.


  William M. DUNNUCK m. Pearl M. BENNER + Sept 10, 1913
William M. DUNNUCK m. Pearl M. BENNER + May 2, 1916

Thomas J. MORAN m. Mary Elsie (MAPES) DUNNUCK + Dec. 15, 1919 - Brother to Nellie

Agnes H. MORAN m. William M. DUNNUCK Oct. 5, 1919. (William born August 12, 1891)
Nellie (MORAN) WIEGELMAN 1885 - 1980 - m. April 14, 1918. Omer DUNNUCK (1872 - 1943)



Pearl Benner d/o Finely BENNER and wife, Cora (RICHWINE) b. Oct. 25, 1891 birth index
Cora died young and Finely then wed Alpha Glaze. Alpha and Finey had a son Charles on August 4, 1908, a child on Feb. 5, 1907, a son Arthur Oct. 10, 1910, and another child on Feb. 13, 1913.

(Clarence DUNNICK about 1909 (per 1910 census- married within year) to Elsie Mapps)
(Pearl is buried with Clarence DUNNUCK "his wife" her dates are 1891-1961) See Tombstone pictured under Clarence

Pearl May BENNER

Child: Weinke BENNER, born to William WEINKE and Pearl BENNER, Sept 5, 1912. (Miami Co. WPA Birth index)

Pearl Mae BENNER b. Marriage index give dob as Aug 12, 1892
+ William M. DUNNUCK Sept 10, 1913 AND (WPA Miami Co. Marriage index)

. . . . . . . Eldon Earl DUNNICK b. April 12, 1914 Peru, IN to Clarence & Pearl (birth certificate)

Pearl Mae BENNER b. Marriage index give dob as Aug 12, 1892 both times.
+ William M. DUNNUCK again May 2, 1916 (WPA Miami Co. Marriage index)

. . . . . . . ..Margaret DUNNICK- b. 1922 Parents: Clarence & Pearl (death Certificate)

................Clarence died 1923

+ Henry J. REAVIS or Reaves d. 1961 ???

Pearl's sister Ruby L. Benner m. Charles Poland April 21, 1911. Ruby Poland m. William P. Hiatt on December 10, 1915




  Child: Weinke BENNER, born to William WEINKE and Pearl BENNER, Sept 5, 1912.
Willis' obit has Sept 6, 1912, the SS application has Sept 6, 1913
Willis' obit in the Brainerd Dispatch has father as Henry J. REAVIS, his SS application has William DUNNUCK, WPA birth records has William WEINKE
William WEINKE + Dorothy Stodgell, on April 27, 1914 Dorothy b. May 12, 1890