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Re: Oliver Hazard Perry Dunlap
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: May 31, 2012 at 18:20:22
In Reply to: Oliver Hazard Perry Dunlap by Dana Dunlap of 3090

Hi. I'm not related to this family. Here is Oliver's WWI draft card:

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about Oliver Hazard Perry Dunlap
Name:        Oliver Hazard Perry Dunlap
City:        Springfield
County: Clark
State:        Ohio
Birth Date:        24 Sep 1879
Race:        Black
FHL Roll Number:        1851185
DraftBoard:        0
Age: 38
Occupation: Laborer
Nearest Relative: Mrs. Dora Dunlap

Here he is in 1920:

1920 United States Federal Census about Olin H P Dunlop
Name:        Olin H P Dunlop
[Olive H P Dunlap]
Age:        40
Birth Year:        abt 1880
Birthplace:        Ohio
Home in 1920:        Springfield Ward 7, Clark, Ohio
Race:        Black
Gender:        Male
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Marital Status:        Married
Spouse's Name:        Dora M Dunlop
Father's Birthplace:        Maryland
Mother's Birthplace:        Ohio
Home Owned:        Own
Able to Read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Oliver H P Dunlop 40 b. 1880 OH, fath b. Maryland, moth b. OH; Laborer
Dora M Dunlop         39 -wife- b. 1881 IN, parents b. IN
Lewis Taylor         9 -nephew- b. 1911 OH, par b. OH

Here is a death record for him from

"Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953," Oliver H P Dunlap, 1931

Name:        Oliver H P Dunlap
Titles & Terms:        
Event:        Death
Event Date:        26 Jun 1931
Event Place:        Springfield, Clark, Ohio
Residence:        Springfield, Clark, Ohio
Street Address: 634 S. Whittenbergar
Gender:        Male
Death Age:        50y
Marital Status: Married
Race:        Col
Occupation:        Laborer
Birth Date:        24 Sep 1881
Birthplace:        Springfield, ..., Ohio
Estimated Birth Year:        1881
Burial Date:        29 Jun 1931
Burial Place:        Ferncliff
Father:        James Dunlap
Father's Titles & Terms:        
Father's Birthplace:        Comb, Md.
Mother:        Rebecca Henderson
Mother's Titles & Terms:        
Mother's Birthplace:        Delaware, O.
Spouse:        Dora Dunlap
Spouse's Titles & Terms:        
Reference Number:        fn 35203
Film Number:        1992431
Digital Folder Number:        4000592
Image Number:        1048

According to his death record, Oliver died of "Chronic Myocarditis", duration 6 months, and was buried at "Ferncliff" 29 Jun 1931. You can view the actual record here:

Here is his marriage to Dora:

"Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994," Oliver S.P. Dunlap, 1915

Name:        Oliver S.P. Dunlap
Titles & Terms:        
Event:        Marriage
Event Date:        23 Nov 1915
Event Place:        Hamilton County, Ohio
Age:        36
Birth Date:        
Birthplace:        Springfield, Ohio
Marriage Date Note:        
Marriage Place Note:        
Estimated Birth Year:        1879
Father:        John H. Dunlap
Father's Titles & Terms:        
Mother:        Rebecca Henderson
Mother's Titles & Terms:        
Spouse:        Dora Scott
Spouse's Titles & Terms:        
Spouse's Age:        35
Spouse's Birth Date:        
Spouse's Birthplace:        Indiana
Spouse's Estimated Birth Year:        1880
Spouse's Father:        Martin Scott
Spouse's Father's Titles & Terms:        
Spouse's Mother:        Mary Moore
Spouse's Mother's Titles & Terms:        
Reference Number:        V.269, CN 200
Film Number:        384149
Digital Folder Number:        4016547
Image Number:        137

For whatever reason, Oliver signed the marriage certificate "Oliver S.P. Dunlap". According to other marriages found at, Oliver had a sister named Daisy O., b. 16 Apr 1876 Delaware, OH, and a brother named James Garfield, b. 27 Apr 1884 Springfield, OH.

Here is the Dunlap family in the 1900 Census in Springfield, OH :

Rebecca Dunlap -widow- 51 b. May 1849 OH, fath b. OH, moth b. VA; 4 children
Daisy Dunlap -dau- 25 b. Apr 1875 OH, fath b. MD, moth b. OH
Alvin Dunlap -son- 19 b. Sep 1880 same; Coachman
Alberta Dunlap -dau- 17 b. Jun 1882 same
Garfield Dunlap -son- 16 b. Apr 1884 same; Coachman

Hope this helps. Annie

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