Martin Michael Dunn

ID# 2368, (1866-1948)
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Descendants of Martin Dunn (died c 1847)
1st cousin 3 times removed of Faye Louise Doyle
     Martin Michael Dunn was born on 4 September 1866 at South Crosby Twp, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1 He was the son of James Dunn and Eliza Dunn.1 He was baptized on 1 January 1867 at St Edward the Confessor Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1 Martin Michael Dunn and his sister Sarah Ann Dunn farmed just on the outskirts of Elgin, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. They inherited 300 acres West of Indian Lake from their father.2,3 He was never married. He died in 1948 at Elgin, Ontario, after he was kicked by his horse. Jim Doyle was staying with them and going to fifth form. Jim was coming home from school when he saw the horse kick Martin in the chest.4,2 He was buried at St Columbanus Cemetery, Elgin, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.4
Last Edited=16 Jan 2013

Citations

  1. [S1427] Volume A, Baptisms, marriages, burials 1846-1868: baptism of Martin Michael Dunn; np, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 169.
  2. [S333] Letter from Gertrude Phelan (Richmond Hill, Ontario) to Faye West, 29 Mar 2004; privately held by Faye West (Edmonton, Alberta). file: Doyle, general.
  3. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997).
  4. [S287] Martin & Sarah Dunn Tombstone, St Columbanus Cemetery, Elgin, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2003.
  5. [S72] 1871 Census (Crosby South, Leeds, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-10001.
  6. [S73] 1881 Census (South Crosby, Leeds, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-13232.
  7. [S457] 1891 Census (South Crosby, Leeds, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario T-6350.
  8. [S308] 1901 Census (Crosby South, Leeds South, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario T-6478.