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SQ pg 4462: She and Harry had two children, Claude Bowman and Wil liam Bowman.


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SPARKS QUARTERLY, pg 4462: "Samuel W. Denson was born on April 10 , 1856, and was a lad of about sixteen when his father was shot (bu t was not killed) by Mark Short. At the thme, Shadrach Denson was sh eriff of Lampasas County. Sam Denson swore that he would kill Shor t and did so. He hid for a time in Lampasas, then fled to Montana wh ere he assumed the name of Gatlin or McGatlin. He was apparently qui te prosperous there and managed to corner a lot of water rights. Aft er twenty-five years, he returned to Texas, stood trial, and was acqu itted.
"Sam Denson was married twice, but we have been unable to learn th e names of his spouses. He is said to have had four children. Thre e of them, Eva, Anna and Clifton, were by his first marriage. By hi s second marriage, he had a daughter, Shady Denson. He died on Jul y 10, 1939."


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SQ pg 4462: She was married to Thomas Norris.


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See her death notice in the QUARTERLY, Whole No. 139, p. 3122.


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For his ancestry back 15 generations, see BRITISH ROOTS OF MARYLAND FAMILIES, Robert W. Barnes, Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, 1999, pp. 161-63.


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She is married to Steven Dear who is a ear nose and throat MD.


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Father Andrew Drotar, mother Mary Mazor

The following obituary appeared in the San Jose Mercury News of February 4, 1999:
"DROTAR, George: At rest in Saratoga on February 3, 1999, Beloved husband of Dorothy Drotar, Loving father of David Drotar, Kathleen Weiler, and Cynthia Dear. Devoted grandfather of Dena, Robert, Laura and Jason. Cherished great grandfather of Kelli Renee. Dear brother of Margaret, Rita and brother-in-law of Bill [JS Note: Fornachon]. A veteran of WWII serving in the U.S. Navy and a member of the SIRS Club of Monterey County.

"Friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service Friday, February 5, 1999 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 13601 Saratoga Av., Saratoga. [J.S. Note: This Church operates an elementary school which is attended by Michelle Marie Sparks, Will Ryan Sparks, and Shannon Nicole Sparks, the children of Timothy James Sparks. Timothy is the first cousin once removed of Dorothy Drotar.] Interment following at Madronia Cemetery, Saratoga..."


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BIRTH:
See UNION COUNTY, KENTUCKY BIRTHS 1852-1878, FHL 976.9885 V28b, pa ge 61:
17 March, 1875 Margaret V. Dunlap, female, alive, born Union County , (father)
Jno. V. (sic) Dunlap, (mother) Matilda C. Sparks, white, (father born)
Virginia, (mother born) Virginia, (presently residing) Union County.


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From James C. Dunn "Cliff is a Dr. of Chiropractic in Sioux City
and Debi is a cosmetologist and homemaker. Their address (Nov 1993)
is 3010 Berry St., Sioux City, IA., 51103."


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From James C. Dunn "Diane is an Registered Nurse and works in a
Gynocologist's office in Sioux City, Iowa. Gary is a Highway Patrolm an
for the State of Iowa since his navy service in Viet Nam. Their addr ess
(November 1993) is 5013 Laurel Court, Sioux City, Iowa 51106."

EMail June 24, 2010 from Diane:
You are making it hard for me to concentrate on vacation LOL I am LOVING dabbling in genealogy, and wish I had more time. I am indeed that Diane, RN, and our address is the same My email is mamaswan222@msn.com. My dad passed away in October, 2004, from complications of senile dementia. Mom is healthy and active and lives in Cherokee now. I will talk to her and see if she recalls your visit and any info she can give us. My Aunt Rosie died in 2007, and unfortunately I didn't get all the information I could have from her. thanks for contacting me Diane p.s. I think you meant my "grandmother's brother Cornelius"...