Dunn Cemetery, Champaign Co., IL
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Dunn Cemetery

 

Champaign County Genealogical Society Quarterly: As published in Volume 8, Issue 1

Located on mile road 1700E in a grove of trees, in Section 35 of Somer Township, and is in bad condition with many stones down. It is said the cemetery was started about 1950, and in all likelihood was given by S.K. and Mary N. Dunn who also donated land in 1881 to the Locust Grove Church and School, which no longer exist. The following transcription was made in the 1950's by the D.A.R.

Dunn, Charles A., son of Z.M. & E. Dunn died Sept. 29, 1865 (stone broken, age unreadable)
Dunn, Daniel W., son of S.E. Dunn died march 21, 1861 3 years 1 day
Dunn, Elizabeth, wife of Z.M. Dunn died July 3, 1883 52 years 7 months 13 days
Dunn, George B., son of Z.M. Dunn & E. Dunn died Sept. 7, 1865 8 months 26 days
Dunn, Hester Susan, daughter of S.K. & E. Dunn died April 8, 1873 34 years 2 months 27 days
Dunn, Ida, daughter of M.F. & L.M. Dunn died Sept. 21, 1893 3 years 8 months 18 days
Dunn, John S., died Dec. 22, 1874 22 years
Dunn, Laura m., wife of M.F. Dunn died Jan. 5, 1896 28 years 8 months 6 days
Dunn, Lovevina, wife of Zephaniah Dunn died Feb. 28, 1876 70 years 10 months 11 days
Dunn, Mabel, daughter of S. & A. Dunn 6 months (no dates)
Dunn, Zephaniah, died Dec. 17, 1876 77 years 12 days
Dunn, Zephaniah m., Jr. born April 22, 1893 died Aug. 3, 1894 1 year 3 months 10 days
Leedy, Kiturah A., wife of David Leedy, and mother of M.D. L. Sellers died June 19, 1884 81 years 2 months 21 days
McAdams, James B., son of Wm. L. & C. McAdams died Oct. 13, 1862 2 years 3 months
McCormick, Luella, daughter of T. & M.A. McCormick died Dec. 20, 1862 1 month 11 days
Peterman, Mary E., wife of M. Peterman died may 3, 1865 20 years 4 months 28 days

 

 


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