DUNN FAMILY GENEALOGY

 

FIRST KNOWN GENERATION

Armstrong Dunn1, b. Virginia or West Virginia, was a musician on steamboats on the Ohio River for a few years before moving to Lawrence County, OH, to become a farmer and later a minister in the Misionary Baptist Church. Armstrong. m. Mary (Polly) Brandon2 30 Dec 1819 and d. 1876. They had the following issue:

  1. John D. Dunn3 b. abt. 1820 in Lawrence County, OH, (carpenter and farmer) m. Jane Murphy. [This lineage is shown boldface to distinguish the lineage from other lineages traced from Armstrong Dunn.]
  2. Amanda DUNN4 b. abt 1822 in Ohio
  3. Joseph DUNN5 b. abt 1831 in Ohio
  4. Reuben DUNN6 b. abt 1836 in Ohio
  5. Mary DUNN7 b. abt 1838 in Ohio
  6. Isaac DUNN8 b. abt 1839 in Ohio. [These descendants are shown in blue font to distinguish the lineage from other lineages traced from Armstrong Dunn.]
  7. George DUNN9 b. abt 1840 in Ohio m. Adaline ? (b. abt 1847) in Indiana abt.1865.


SECOND GENERATIONS

John D. Dunn1,3 and Jane Murphy10 had the following children:
  1. Washington L. Dunn1,3,11
  2. Henry H. Dunn1,3,12
  3. Eliza J.1,3,13
  4. Mary1,3,14
  5. Manda1,3,15
  6. Elizabeth1,3,16
  7. John1,3,17
  8. Joann1,3,18
  9. Lina1,3,19
  10. Rosaline1,3,20
  11. George1,3,21
  12. William1,3,22

There are no known records for Amanda DUNN4, daughter of Armstrong Dunn.
There are no known records for Joseph DUNN5, son of Armstrong Dunn
There are no known records for Reuben DUNN6, son of Armstrong Dunn
There are no known records for Mary DUNN7, daughter of Armstrong Dunn.
Isaac DUNN8 m. Elizabeth M. Arnett23 b. Mar. 1841 in Indiana m. 7 Aug 1958 in Shelby County, Indiana. They had the following issue:

  1. Albert E. DUNN1,8,24 b: Feb 1863 in , , Ohio
  2. William DUNN1,8,25 b. abt. 1861 in Indiana
  3. Elsworth I. DUNN1,8,26 b. abt 1863 in Indiana
  4. Grant DUNN1,8,27 b. abt 1870 in Indiana
  5. Joseph D. DUNN1,8,28 b. abt 1872 in Indiana
  6. Mollie DUNN1,8,29 b. abt 1874 in Indiana
  7. Marion A. DUNN1,8,30 b. abt 1875 in Indiana
  8. Dora Belle DUNN1,8,31 b. abt 1878 in Indiana
  9. Della DUNN1,8,32 b. abt. 1880 in Indiana

George DUNN1,9 b. abt 1840 in Ohio m. Adaline ? (b. abt 1847) in Indiana abt.1865. They had the following issue:

  1. Otto M. DUNN b. 1868 in Indiana d. abt. 1950 in Missouri
  2. Marion Dunn b. 1870 iin Indiana d. before 1900
  3. Phillip A. DUNN b. 1877 in Indiana
  4. Bell J. DUNN b. 1884 in Indiana
  5. Joseph P. DUNN b. 1887 in Indiana

    *The Hamilton County, Indiana census of 1900 says that Adaline DUNN had given birth to 10 children, but that only 4 were living.


THIRD GENERATIONS

Washington Lewis Dunn1,3,11 m. Sylvia Ann Helms25 and had the following children:

  1. Pearl McClain Dunn1,3,11,26 b. July 25 1875 in Hamilton County, In, d. Dec. 07 1936 in Chicago IL. m. Margaret E. Lyon27

 

Albert E. DUNN24 born Feb 1863 in Ohio, d. 1917-1918 in Indianapolis, IN was a car inspector. m. Loretta Tyner SURRY28 b. May 1860 in Indiana m. 17 Sep 1881 in Shelby County and they had the following issue:

  1. Fred DUNN29b. May 1882 in Morristown, Hanover, Indiana
  2. Albert DUNN30 b. 3 Aug 1884 in Shelby County, Indiana
  3. Vern DUNN31 b. 15 Apr 1890 in Noblesville, Hamilton County, Indiana
  4. Hazel DUNN32 b. 10 Feb 1895 in Indiana
  5. James DUNN33 b. Feb 1897 in Indiana

Phillip Alfonso DUNN b. 1877 in Hamilton County, Indiana, d. 1952 in Martinsville, Indiana, was a conductor with the Big 4 Railroad in Indianapolis. He m. Sarah BELL b. 1883 in Indiana, d. 1970 in Indianapolis, Indiana. They had the following issue:

  1. Jessie DUNN b. 1905 in Fishers, Indiana, d. abt. 1980 in Indianapolis
  2. Gladys DUNN b. 1907 in Fishers, Indiana, d. abt. 2003 in Indianapolis
  3. Guy Albert DUNN b. Nov. 1908 in Fishers, Indiana, d. Nov. 1990, in Martinsville, Indiana
  4. Otto Emmett DUNN b. 1910 in Indiana, d. abt. 1992 in Indiana
  5. Virginia DUNN b. 1913 in Indiana, d. abt 1995 in Indiana
  6. Richard DUNN b. 1917 in Indiana, still living
  7. AnnaBelle DUNN b. 1919 in Indiana, d. before 1970

FOURTH GENERATIONS

Pearl McClain Dunn1,3,11,26 m. Margaret E. Lyon27 (Daughter of Samuel W. Lyon and Clarissa Strain) b. July 18, 1875 in Jackson Twp., Clinton Co., IN, d. Jan 23, 1956 Frankfort, Clinton Co., IN They had the following children:
  1. Vivian C. Dunn1,3,11,26,34 b. Dec 17, 1901 in Peoria, IL, d. July 06 1972 in Ashville, NC, married Helen Quetsch37
  2. Fred W. Dunn1,3,11,26,35 b. June 21, 1909 in Chicago, IL, d. August 25, 1988 in South Bend, IN, m. (1) Virginia Lamb38 and (2) Helen Gish Sibley39
  3. Paul M. Dunn1,3,11,26,36, b. Oct 02 1917 in Chicago, IL, still living, m. Delores June Conklin40 June 30, 1948
  4. Russell L. Dunn1,3,11,26,37 b. March 30, 1903 in Peoria, IL. d. Nov 23, 1910 in Chicago, IL
  5. Harry G. Dunn1,3,11,26,38 b. Oct 24, 1905 in Indianapolis, IN d. July 21, 1977 in Redington Beach, FL, m. (1) Helen Ruprecht41, (2) Germaine Holmes1,3,11,26,42

Vern DUNN1,24,31 b. 15 Apr 1890 in Noblesville, Hamilton, Indiana d. 5 Feb 1944 in Rahway, Union, New Jersey, married (1) Minnie Celestine LEE43 b. 17 Jun 1892 in Arlington, Rush County, Indiana m. 1915 in Buffalo, New York, and they had the following issue:

  1. Dustin Carson DUNN1,24,44 b. 6 Apr 1920 in Nigara Falls, NY
  2. Leroy DUNN1,24,45 b. 18 Apr 1916 in Buffallo, New York
  3. Dempsey DUNN1,24,46 b 21 Jun 1918 in Niagara Falls, NY
  4. Forest DUNN1,24,47 b: 10 May 1922 in Falmouth, , Massachusets
  5. Boneta Joy DUNN1,24,48 b: 14 Sep 1923 in Falmouth, , Massachusets
Marriage (2) Dora REEL49, married 12 Nov 1909 in Marion, Indiana
  1. David DUNN1,24,50

Guy Albert DUNN, b. Nov. 1908 in Fishers, Indiana, d. Nov. 1990, in Martinsville, Indiana, was an engineer with Linde Air in Speedway, Indiana. He married Mary Viola JACKSON b. Oct. 1908 in Indiana, d. June 1995 in Indianapolis [daughter of Fred and Leora (Smith)JACKSON] in September 1928. They had the following issue:

  1. Gerald Edward DUNN, b. 1929 in Indiana, still living.
  2. Phillip A. DUNN, b. abt. 1932 in Indiana, still living.
  3. Sarah S. DUNN, b. abt. 1941 in Indiana, still living.

FIFTH GENERATIONS

Vivian C. Dunn1,3,11,26,34 and Helen Quetsch37 had no issue.
Fred W. Dunn1,3,11,26,35 and Virginia Lamb38 had the following children:
  1. William Jay Dunn1,3,11,26,35,37,51, b. 1941, still living, m. Dorothy A. Eckwoltz53, b. 1942.
  2. Lou Ann Dunn1,3,11,26,35,37,52, b. 1944 m. Don G. Burdett54

Paul M. Dunn1,3,11,26,36 and Delores June Conklin40 had the following child:
  1. Gregory E. Dunn1,3,11,26,36,40,55, b. 1953 m. (1) Theresa Sharpe56 and (2) Linda Basey Hockett57

Gerald Edward DUNN, b. 1929 in Indiana, still living, married Phyllis May FLOYD, b. Sept. 19, 1932 in Indianapolis, Indiana, d. Nov. 10, 2002 in Indianapolis [daughter of Jesse G. and Nancy (Kelso)FLOYD] in1950, in Indianapolis. They had the following children:

  1. Mark S. DUNN, b. 1955 in Indiana, still living.
  2. Gregory B. DUNN, b. 1959 in Indiana, still living.

Information on the line descended from George Dunn (represented in magneta) was provided by Gregory B. Dunn, b. 1959 in Indiana.