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John M. Dunton

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Westport, Maine, United States
Death: Died in Woolwich, Lincoln County, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Westport, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Timothy Dunton and Mary Elizabeth Dunton
Husband of Abigail Dunton and Abigail Dunton
Father of Timothy Dunton; Mary Bailey; Mercy Heal; John M. Dunton; Sarah Dunton and 3 others
Brother of Joseph Dunton; Samuel Dunton; Elizabeth Grant; Sarah Knight; Abner Dunton and 3 others

Managed by: Justin Swanström
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About John M. Dunton

  • Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A035080
  • DENTON, JOHN Ancestor #: A031995
  • Service: MASSACHUSETTS Rank: LIEUTENANT
  • Birth: 1738 YORK CO ME DIST MASSACHUSETTS
  • Death: 1808 EDGECOMB LINCOLN CO ME DIST MASSACHUSETTS
  • Service Source: MA SOLS & SAILS, VOL 5, P 73
  • Service Description: 1) CAPT MCALLISTER; COL MCCOBB

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John M. Dunton

Birth: 1738 in Montsweag, Westport, Lincoln, Maine / alt birth year: 1736

Death: 10 OCT 1808, Westport, Lincoln, Maine

Father: Timothy Dunton b: 20 AUG 1715 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts

Mother: Mary Elizabeth Smith b: 1718 in Westport, Lincoln, Maine

Marriage 1) 6 SEP 1774, Georgetown, Lincoln, Maine

Spouse: Abigail Heal, b: 12 OCT 1752 in York, York, Maine

Children

  1. Deborah Dunton, b: 10 JUN 1774, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine
  2. Josiah Dunton, b: ABT 1774, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine
  3. Timothy Dunton, b: 10 OCT 1776, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine
  4. Abner Dunton, b: 1779, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine c: 1779 in Woolwich, Sagadahoc, Maine
  5. Elizabeth Dunton, b: 29 SEP 1779, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine
  6. Marcy Dunton, b: ABT 1781, Westport, Lincoln, Maine
  7. Peter Dunton, b: 26 MAY 1780, Woolwich, Lincoln, Maine
  8. Isaac Dunton, b: SEP 1786, Hope, Knox, Maine

Marriage 2) 11 DEC 1760, Georgetown, Lincoln, Maine

Spouse: Abigail Walker b: 21 DEC 1740, Berwick, York, Maine; d. Aug. 18, 1813, Westport, Lincoln Co. ME

Children

  1. Mary Dunton b: ABT 1762
  2. Abigail Dunton b: 18 MAY 1766, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine
  3. John M. Dunton b: 12 JUN 1768, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine
  4. Andrew Dunton b: 8 NOV 1772, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine

Burial: Jacob Dunton Cemetery, Westport, Lincoln County, Maine

Inscription: Lt. John Dunton 1736-1808 SAR (Son of the American Revolution)


Note: Previous recording of burial


Sources:

Robert Wylie Family History - http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=coyote1&id=I19007

  1. Abbrev: Church of the Latter-day Saints Vital Records
     Title: Church of the Latter-day Saints Vital Records FamilySearch.org
     Note:
     Filmed by the Genealogical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  2. Abbrev: Rootsweb's WorldConnect Project
     Title: Rootsweb's WorldConnect Project; www.rootsweb.com
     Note:
     "Millions and millions of trees to climb".
  3. Abbrev: Dunton Genealogy
     Title: Phil Dunton, Dunton Genealogy
     Note:       PhilDunton@Dunton.com 
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John M. Dunton's Timeline

1738
1738
Westport, Maine, United States
1760
December 11, 1760
Age 22
Georgetown, ME, USA
1762
March 1762
Age 24
Westport, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
1762
Age 24
Edgecomb, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
1762
Age 24
1768
June 12, 1768
Age 30
Edgecomb, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
1770
1770
Age 32
Westport, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
1772
November 8, 1772
Age 34
Edgecomb, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
1774
June 10, 1774
Age 36
Edgecomb, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
1776
May 18, 1776
Age 38
Westport, Lincoln County, Maine, United States