8 July 1815–22 November 1887 (Age 72)
Shrewsbury, Rutland, Vermont, United States
When Elmeda Messer was born on 8 July 1815, in Shrewsbury, Rutland, Vermont, United States, her father, Daniel Messer, was 50 and her mother, Lydia Sanderson, was 33. She married Lyman Dunklee on 13 January 1834, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Barrington Township, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Barrington, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 20 years. She died on 22 November 1887, in Anamosa, Jones, Iowa, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Newport, Jones, Iowa, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
LYMAN DUNKLEE , farmer, Section 16, Township 42, Range 9, was born in Windham County, Vt., in 1806, son of Eli and Betsey H. Dunklee . In 1828 he moved to Steuben County, N. Y. where he lived until 18 …