John Edward Dinsmore

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John Edward Dinsmore

Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Winslow, Kennebec, ME, United States
Death: circa 1951 (84-92)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Dinsmore, Rev. and Catherine Dinsmore
Husband of Mary Sybil Dinsmore
Father of Rachel Cornelia Matson
Brother of Nathan Cobb Dinsmore; Althea Chase Dinsmore; Katie Valentine Dinsmore and George Leon Dinsmore

Managed by: Jamie Dinsmore
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About John Edward Dinsmore

1883 graduate of Bowdoin College. A teacher, resident of Auburn, ME in June, 1892, when he applied for a passport for his wife and himself. He applied for another passport in Oct. 1898 for himself, wife and child born the prior year. He was Principal of the School of the American Colony in Jerusalem and a botanist who founded a herbarium in Jerusalem.

J.E.Dinsmore of the American Colony in Jerusalem was active in Palestine and Syria in the first half of the 20 th century. He'd revised the edition of Post's Flora (1932-1933) ,and included all relevant data published since 1896.

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John Edward Dinsmore's Timeline

November 17, 1862
Winslow, Kennebec, ME, United States
June 29, 1897
Age 34
Turner, Androscoggin, ME, United States
Age 88