Thomas James Dunn, Sr (1822 - 1910)

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Birthplace: Phelps, Ontario, NY, USA
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, UT, USA
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About Thomas James Dunn, Sr

Thomas Dunn was born January 2,1822 in Phelps, Ontario, New York. His parents were James Dunn and Sarah or Sally Baker.


Thomas James Dunn born, June 16, 1846 in Mt. Pisgah, Harrison County, Iowa

Harvey Alvero Dunn born July 22, 1849 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa – twin - died 1925

Harriett Alvretta Dunn born July 22, 1849 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa – twin – died in 1852

John S. Dunn born March 28, 1852 in North Ogden, Weber County, Utah – died in 1852

Samuel Crandell Dunn, born November 14, 1853 in North Ogden, Weber County, Utah

Pamelia Dunn born January 2, 1857 in North Ogden, Weber County, Utah

Laura Jane Dunn born November 2, 1859 in North Ogden, Weber County, Utah – died 1859

The book "Five Hundred Wagons Stood Still" has a well written account of the life of Thomas and Harriet. They were married in1844 by Heber Kimball In Nauvoo, Illinois.

Thomas James Dunn was married to Charlotte Campbell on Apr. 2, 1857 in Salt Lake City, UT.



Charlotte Campbell Dunn 1840 - 1913


Betsey Briggs Dunn 1821 - 1841

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Biographical Summary:

Dunn, Thomas, Bishop of the North Ogden Ward, Ogden Stake, Utah, from 1851 to 1863, was born Jan. 2, 1822, at Phelps, Ontario Co., N.Y., a son of James Dunn and Sally Barker. He was baptized May 28, 1839, and came to Utah in 1847, as one of the Mormon Battalion. He was ordained a High Priest Dec. 22, 1852, by Lorin Farr, and a Bishop on the same date by Brigham Young.

SOURCE: Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia. Volume 4

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Thomas Dunn, Sr's Timeline

January 2, 1822
Ontario, NY, USA
July 22, 1849
Age 27
Kanesville, Pottowattomie, Iowa, United States
August 1, 1910
Age 88
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Age 87
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA