Philip Dunn1

ID# 2438, (c 1827-1855)
     Philip Dunn was born about 1827 at Co Wexford, Ireland.1,2 He was the son of Martin Dunn and Sarah Keating.1 He and his brother Michael Dunn immigrated about 1848 to South Crosby Twp, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1 He was a lock laborer at Jones Falls, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario, between 1848 and 1850.1 He drowned in 1855 while working on a steamboat in the St Lawrence River near Brockville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1 He was never married.1

Census Records

YearPlaceHead of Household
1851South Crosby Twp, Leeds County, OntarioPhilip Dunn3
Last Edited=17 Nov 2011

Citations

  1. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997).
  2. [S89] 1851 Census (Crosby South, Leeds, Canada West), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-11733, Philip Dunn family.
  3. [S89] 1851 Census (Crosby South, Leeds, Canada West), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-11733, Phiip Dunn family.