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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Our home page.

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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Husband: Daniel Scott Dalrymple. Born Mercy Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Ohio on April 2,1939.

Wife 1: Karen Sue Grim. Married 1960. Born Lodi Hospital in Lodi, Ohio on August 9, 1942. Died August 22nd 2000.

Wife 2: Carol S. Williams Hall Dalrymple. Married 2005. Born Fairmont WV December 1st 1940.

Two Siblings: A brother, Phillip Noel Dalrymple born November 15, 1940. Phil married Latitia Saurers. One sister, Lois Ann Dalrymple Hanger born June 6, 1942, married James Hanger now residing in Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida just south of Leesburg.

Four Children: A son Scott Allen Dalrymple born March 25, 1961 at Wooster Community Hospital in Wooster, Ohio, son Bradley Dean Dalrymple born September 24, 1963 at Wooster Community Hospital.  Daughter Leigh Ann Dalrymple Frontz born April 9, 1967 At Wooster Community Hospital. Son, Craig Hall, born in Morgantown WV now living in Quincy IL.

Daniel Scott Dalrymple:  Born 1939 in Mt. Vernon Ohio. Lived in Mt. Vernon until 1953. Moved with parents to Wooster in '53 and started Freshman High School at Wooster High. Graduated 1957. Attended Wooster Business College one year. Married Karen Grim in 1960. Worked in electrical trades most of working life.

I worked for my father in electrical construction in the '50s and early '60s then as a semi driver for Harold D. Miller Inc, Shreve Ohio in the mid '60s. I started working as a lineman for Ohio Power Company in Wooster in 1966. I retired from Ohio Power in 1995. I remained retired until 2011 when I I took a part time job driving semi for Versalift Inc in 2011. I always enjoyed driving semi, I like seeing our country.

You also might enjoy looking at our Apple Creek United Methodist Church website at  http:www.applecreekumc.com

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