Mary Amanda Kauffman was born July 3, 1889, the first child of Ezra and Clara Kauffman.
Mary married Ralph Dawson from Great Bend, Kansas in 1912.. In 1920 they were living at 1534 Logan St. Denver, not too far from where her mother lived. Ralph was a merchant working on commission. They had no children. In 1930 they were living at 1508 E. 8th Ave. in Denver, rented a home, had a radio and Ralph was a proprietor of a wholesale produce establishment. Mary died in May, 1971.