About Ellen Trabue
Ellen Dunn, daughter of Col. William Dixon Dunn & Sophia Louise Horton Dunn, was born January 28, 1849, in Mobile, Alabama. She married George Washington Trabue on November 18, 1868, in Nashville, and they had four sons. Mrs. Trabue died in Nashville on August 22, 1883 and was buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. The portrait descended in family hands to the current owner.