Dan Dalrymple's website

Fun, light and G-rated pages from Dan's family tree, sailing the Great lakes in old Cal Yachts, burning Ohio firewood, herbal cures, my humble opinions on several '70s Great Lakes sailboats, and muzzle loading ballistic charts .

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Cal Yachts
One of my favorite sailboats. I've owned a Cal 2-27 for over 20 years. I've owned larger, newer boats but the cal 27 remains my favorite sailboats for the Great Lakes especially Lake Erie.

fun sailboats
My humble opinion on several older sailboats that were popular on the Great Lakes during the '70s

Firewood facts
Interesting information on burning firewood as a home heating aid.

Our wood stove
We've backed up our home's heating furnace with a firewood woodstove for over 40 years.

Herbal cures
Our ancestors used many different items to cure their ills. Hundreds of these items, or herbs, as people called them were developed into the medicines that we use today. Note: For information only. We do not sell or promote herbs here.

Muzzle Loading
Muzzle loading ballistic tables from my son and my experiences with Ohio muzzle loading deer hunting.

my Family History
This web page contains a complete Dalrymple family line from Andrew Dalrymple, born in Scotland about 1682, all the way down to my grandson, Brian.

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This data from my niece Dianne Dalrymple's book, "Who's who in the Dalrymple Family, revised Fall, 1995.

Albert Daniel Dalrymple, born 1882

HUSBAND: Albert Daniel Dalrymple, male, born February 1, 1882, Liberty Township Knox county, Ohio. Died 1950, Knox County, Ohio. Buried Bloomfield Cemetery, S. Bloomfield Township, Morrow County Ohio

Father: William Brice Dalrymple "Brice", Mother: Tamsen Henrietta Colwill "Retta"

BIRTH: Indexed in Knox County Probate Court Births. Volume 2, 1879-1887, page 58, FHC Film # 1299056. MARRIAGE: Morrow County Ohio Marriage Records, 1899-1906, page 500, FHC Film # 0388784. CENSUS 1900: US Census, listed with Wellington Coe's family of Liberty Township, FHL Film # 1241291. BURIAL: Bloomfield Cemetery, South Bloomfield Township, Morrow County, Ohio, Section A, Row 24 CENSUS 1920: Liberty Township, Knox County, found with wife and 6 children, Census taken 6th and 7th of January, Robert Edwin, the seventh child was born about a week later.

Married: December 24, 1905

Wife: Effie Jane Balo, female, born July 13, 1885, Methodist Episcopal Church, Morrow, Ohio. Died May17, 1927, Knox County Ohio, Buried Bloomfield Cemetery South Bloomfield Township, Morrow county Ohio.

Father: Urs Joseph Balo. Mother: Catherine R. Finley

Education: Effie Jane attended Ohio Weslyan College in Deleware, Ohio. She was a scool teacher for a while. Birth: Morrow County Ohio, Birth records Volume 2 1800-1908, page 26. FHC Film # 0388775, CHR: Certificate of Baptism, Medhodist Episcopal Church, February 16, 1886. Photocopy owned by Dianne Esplin, Sioux City Iowa.

Obituary: "Effie Jane Balo, daughter of Joseph and Catherine Balo was born July 1885 at Bloomfield, Ohio and died May 17, 1927 at her home at Hedding Chapel, aged 41 years, 10 months and 4 days. She resided at Bloomfield, Ohio until her marriage to Albert Dalrymple, December 24, 1905. The remainder of her life was spent in Knox and Morrow Counties with the exception of one year at Metropolis, Ill. To this union were born 7 children, Beatrice, Lloyd, Joseph, Lawrence, Frances, Mary Kathryn, and Robert, all of whom are at home. Besides the children, she is survived by her husband, her father Joseph Balo of Mt. Vernon, and two brothers, Finlay Balo of Ravenna Ohio, and Charles Balo of Mt. Vernon". This obituary was probably from Mt. Vernon News (local newspaper), May 24, 1927.

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Dan Dalrymple, Wooster, Ohio
This page last updated on May 13, 2013.