Marilyn Monroe

Ancestry of
Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer


    Thankful Dunham

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    • 6th Generation — 3rd Great-grandmother of Marilyn Monroe
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 33 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1770 
    • Birth Location:
    • prob. Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 17 Feb 1837 
    • Death Location:
    • Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 11 Apr 1802 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Westport, Bristol, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for Thankful Dunham

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Dartmouth, Vol. 3, p. 33, Death record for Thankful Gifford.
    • 2 Brenneman, Richard E. , "Notable Kin - New England in Hollywood, Part Three: The Possible Rhode Island Ancestry of Ma rilyn Monroe" , www.americanancestors.org/notable-kin-the-possible-rhode-island-ancestry-of-marilyn-monroe , (accessed 10/09/2014), New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).