There is some extensive Dunmyer/Dormayer/etc. hiatory on line at www.50megs.com/dormygen/dorfam.html. Barbara Whipkey B.1795 Somerset Co. PA D.June 1872. parents John Jacob Whipkey (JR) B About 1773 Bedford Co. D.1810 Catherina Lenhart B Jun 1774 York Co. PA D 10/29/1827. John Jacob's Father was Johann(John) Jacob Hipge(Americanized to Whipkey)B abt. 1735 Weissenbourg, Alsace. Came to America in 1752 Died Aug 1781 in Bedford. Married Elizabeth (last name unknown).