James Dunn and Elizabeth Arnold
James1 Dunn, 1795-after 1840. James was born in Ireland. James married Elizabeth Arnold, possibly in Ireland. James settled at Lot 9, Concession 4, Markham Township, York County, Upper Canada. Elizabeth Arnold’s mother and sister, who both were named Isabel, came from Ireland as well.
James and Elizabeth had at least five children.
|John2||1 December 1829-15 June 1876 1||md Christina Quantz||9 children|
|Elizabeth2||abt 1836-||md Stuart McCuay 1864 2|
|Arnold3||20 March 1841-18 June 1912 3||md Catherine O’Brien 4|
1 John Dunn gravestone, Mount Albert Cemetery, Center Street, Mount Albert, York Region, Ontario. John’s date of birth is calculated from his gravestone inscription.
2 York County Marriages, Ref. # 2:139.
3 Death return 035445/1912. Arnold’s death return states his age as “71 y, 2m, 29d”.
4 Arnold Dunn gravestone, Mount Albert Cemetery, Center Street, Mount Albert, York Region, Ontario. Catherine’s maiden name is preserved on the family gravestone.
Basic source Uxbridge Museum (notes) visit March 5, 1998.